Women in Cinema- The “Oscarettes”: Who will be nominated for Best Actress?

With the Oscar nominations being announced tomorrow morning and all other nominations revealed, it’s that time folks where we all wonder and debate who will be honored with a nomination Oscar morning. This year I find myself struggling to decide which actresses will be nominated for Best Actress in a leading role. In the Best […]

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 […]

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 […]