BAFTA Predictions

BAFTA announces their nominees tomorrow.  This is the first time they haven’t released a long list so we could see what was in contention.  So we’re pretty much just throwing darts at this point.  Anna Karenina, Les Miserables, and Lincoln should have a decent showing followed by Skyfall and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.  You […]

Directors Guild Nominees Reactions

Below are some of the reactions from our nominated directors from the guild earlier today. “I am proud and humbled to be receiving this nomination from my guild. It means so much to be recognized by my peers and I am truly grateful for this honor. Life of Pi was a true collaboration that involved […]

The Cinema Audio Society Reveals Their Nominations

The Cinema Audio Society recognizes excellence in Sound Mixing (or Sound, as it used to be called). The nominees for the 49th Annual CAS Awards have been announced in six categories, and the winners will be unveiled on February 16th.  The CAS doesn’t always line up exactly with Oscar, and though usually a nomination here can only help […]

Joey’s DVD Picks of the Week (1/08/2013)

This week, a pair of potential Oscar nominees hit Blu-Ray and DVD, along with a bunch of other varied titles. It’s not an extraordinarily good day of releases, but it’s hardly a bad one either, which is a victory early on in any year. There’s also a few TV movies worth mentioning…a rarity in this […]

2013 Visual Effects Society Nominees Announced

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has announced their nominees for the VES Awards, and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey leads the pack with seven nominations. Life of Pi (presumed by many to be the favorite come Oscar time) and The Avengers are right behind the furry-footed hobbits with six nods. We’ll have to wait until February 5th to […]