Taking Questions for Final Power Hour Before Oscar Ceremony!

This will be our last pre-recorded Power Hour before the Academy Awards next Sunday.  We will be having a LIVE podcast show beginning at 5:00pm Eastern time on Oscar Sunday to discuss last-minute jitters and announce the winner of the sixth season of Academy Idol.  Until then, ask any questions you have that you want […]

The Tarantino Effect – When Will Oscar See Him as a Director, Not a Writer

With all the craziness of awards season, I hadn’t fully noticed the big story circulating among the writers branch that the two great screenwriters Mark Boal and Quentin Tarantino were squaring off in the Original Screenplay category once again.  The last time the two dueled was in 2009 when Boal’s The Hurt Locker triumphed over Tarantino’s Inglourious […]

2013 Writers Guild of America Preview

The Writers Guild of America will be announcing their winners tomorrow, Sunday, February 17.  All season long there have been many instances, which I’m just as guilty of, where we doubt Argo’s chances in an awards show.  The BFCA and Golden Globes seemed expected.  The Producers Guild of America was cool.  The SAG Ensemble win was jaw-dropping.  The Directors […]

First Look at Josh Brolin in ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’

We are FINALLY getting a sequel to one of my favorite films from 2005, Sin City. Director Robert Rodriguez has tweeted a first image from Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, which is set for an October 4th release date. The films are based on the neo-noir graphic novels by Frank Miller. The sequel is bringing back […]