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    2013 Oscar Scenarios – Lee Becomes Fosse

    As I kicked off some juice this past Monday and started some heated discussion, we’re looking at all the possible angles for any film to get love on Oscar night.  We took a look a scenario where Silver Linings Playbook would fall in line with Mike Nichols’ The Graduate (1967).  Ang Lee’s...

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    Oscar 2013: Will Win/Should Win (Mike)

    (The annual “Will Win/Should Win” of the Awards Circuit has been our most popular yet most challenging series where each writer let’s their final thoughts be known on the Oscar categories.  Each writer will reveal their choices everyday leading up to the Oscar ceremony.  Think you can do better?  Let your final...

  • Academy Idol
    What are the “Best” Best Picture Winners?

    Don’t you guys just love lists? Of course you do or else Mark’s fantastic Circuit 3 series wouldn’t be so popular. Entertainment Weekly, in celebration of the Oscars, has released their top 25 Best Picture winners which you can view here. It being Entertainment Weekly some of the choices are maddening (My Fair Lady...

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    Oscar 2013 Will Win/Should Win Selections(Terence)

    (The annual “Will Win/Should Win” of the Awards Circuit has been our most popular yet most challenging series where each writer let’s their final thoughts be known on the Oscar categories.  Each writer will reveal their choices everyday leading up to the Oscar ceremony.  Think you can do better?  Let your final...

  • News
    Costume Designers Guild Solidifies ‘Anna Karenina’ and ‘Mirror Mirror’ as the Oscar Frontrunners

    Jacqueline Durran (Anna Karenina) and the late Eiko Ishioka (Mirror Mirror) will likely duke it out for the Best Costume Design Oscar following last night’s 15th Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards. Durran won for Outstanding Period Film while Ishioka took a posthumous award for Outstanding Fantasy Film. But look for the former to trump the work of...

  • Trailer/Clips
    New Trailer and Poster for ‘6 Souls’

    The producers of The Ring bring you a new psychological thriller from directors Måns Mårlind & Björn Stein titled 6 Souls. The films stars Julianne Moore and Jonathan Rhys Meyers. They are releasing the film On Demand on March 1st before it gets a theatrical release on April 5th. You can watch the trailer...

  • Article
    Oscar Circuit: Animated Feature

    Personally, I don’t understand the nominations this year! I don’t agree with them! I mean, who, in their right mind, would nominate ‘The Pirates! Band of Misfits‘ (Sony) over ‘Rise of the Guardians‘ (Par/DW) or ‘ParaNorman‘ (Focus) over ‘The Lorax‘ (Uni.)?! I am baffled by the official Oscar nominations for this category....

  • Film Reviews
    A Good Day to Die Hard (**)

    I know that the title of the movie that I’m reviewing is A Good Day to Die Hard, but it actually took some convincing for me to actually believe that this was a part of the Die Hard franchise. Sure, Bruce Willis is in it, and he has the right name, but...