2013 Oscar Predictions Finalized!

A word to all you Oscar lovers out there. In less than 24 hours time, hosts Seth MacFarlane and Emma Stone will announce the Academy Awards nominees. The reason you’re reading this is because the official Oscar predictions have been updated, and the staple is in the paper…at least on the prognosticating side. In the […]

The American Society of Cinematographers Honor ‘Pi,’ ‘Lincoln,’ and ‘Skyfall’

The nominees for the 27th annual American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) awards have been announced, and the Oscar frontrunners – Life of Pi, Skyfall, and Lincoln – are present as expected. Rounding out the field are Les Miserables and Anna Karenina, who most likely edged out other expected contenders such as The Master and Zero Dark Thirty. […]

In Line: Cameron Diaz

Oscar Track Record: Never Nominated I found myself watching Vanilla Sky (2001) today and seeing that back in the early 2000s, Cameron Diaz was up near the front of the line of someone aching for an Oscar nomination.  After impressing critics years prior in There’s Something About Mary (1998) and surprising with a win from […]

Iowa Film Critics Honor ‘Lincoln’ with 4 Awards!

Read the Press Release: Des Moines, Iowa – “Lincoln” has been selected as the best film of 2012 by the Iowa Film Critics Association. IFCA awards for 2012 are as follows: Best Film “Lincoln” (Other nominees: “Silver Linings Playbook”; “Zero Dark Thirty”) Best Director Steven Spielberg, “Lincoln” (Other nominees: Kathryn Bigelow, “Zero Dark Thirty”; Tom […]

‘Twilight’ Finale Leads 33rd Annual RAZZIE® Awards With 11 Nods

The nominees for the 33rd annual Razzie Awards have been announced. For those unaware, the Razzie’s are basically a satire on the awards season, and single out the worst achievements in film for the year. Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2 managed to collect a total of 11 nominations, and what is more (un)impressive is that it achieved […]

BAFTA Nominations!

BAFTA Nominations have been announced.  Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln leads the nomination but misses out on a directing mention in favor of Quentin Tarantino for Django Unchained.  Skyfall, a film we all assumed would do well managed nominations but missed Best Picture.  Tom Hooper’s Les Miserables and Ang Lee’s Life of Pi also made a strong […]