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    BAFTA goes for Ben Affleck, Emmanuelle Riva, and ‘Argo’

    If anyone out there didn’t believe that Argo could go the distance yet, I think it might be time to jump on the bandwagon while you still can. Ben Affleck’s Argo managed three awards for Best Film, Best Director, and Best Film Editing.  That number may be the same come Oscar night...

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    BAFTA Winners – As They Are Announced

    They are announcing.  See who’s winning! BEST BRITISH FILM – Skyfall BEST SHORT FILM – Swimmer BEST SHORT ANIMATION – The Making of Longbird BEST COSTUME DESIGN – Anna Karenina BEST MAKEUP & HAIR – Les Miserables BEST ANIMATED FILM – Brave BEST SOUND – Les Miserables BEST FILM EDITING – Argo...

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    BAFTA Predictions – A Quick Peak

    BAFTA will be handing out its trophies in just a few hours.  Here are some quick predictions on the British voting bloc.  BOLD means predicted winner.  I’m thinking Ang Lee’s Life of Pi and Sam Mendes’ Skyfall will have a strong showing.  Include yours in the comment section. BEST FILM Argo – Grant...

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    ‘Argo’ continues its sweep winning the USC Scripter

    Ben Affleck’s Argo beat out some incredible competition to win the University of Southern California Scripter Award last night.  The film which has picked up a considerable amount of momentum since Oscar nominations were announced January 10, topped the category over presumed frontrunner Tony Kushner for penning Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln. Oscar ballots...

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    Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 2/10)

    We are now officially two weeks away from Oscar Sunday, which only means The Awards Circuit is working double-time to bring you the latest and greatest in awards news. We started off our charitable offerings with some fun yet informative banter on Power Hour, each of us sharing our thoughts on the...