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    Oscars 2013 Will Win/Should Win Selections (Editor Clayton Davis)

    (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 thoughts...

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    Oscars 2013: Will Win/Should Win (Hamer)

    I knew this day would come, and it is with a sense of both excitement and sadness.  By the end of my long deployment, I will have earned the most difficult and significant achievement of my life – Surface Warfare Officer Qualification, and finally perform the mission that my ship and I...

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    ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ nearly sweeps the Independent Spirit Awards!

    Potentially previewing tomorrow night’s Oscar ceremony, Silver Linings Playbook had an excellent showing at the Independent Spirit Awards. Winning in all but one of the categories that it was nominated for, there’s clearly some love for David O. Russell’s film. You can take issue with the way the Spirit Awards handles its...

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    2012 Davis Award Winners and Favorite Scenes of the Year!

    Happy Oscar Eve!  Tomorrow, the ceremony will begin at 8:00 pm Eastern Time.  The staff and I will be having a LIVE Power Hour beginning at 5:00 pm Eastern Time.  We’ll be available to take questions via phone or you can even Skype with us too.  Then at 7:00 pm ET, our...

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    Daniel Tosh’s Brilliant Oscar and Spoiler Spoof

    Not to sure if anyone watches the hilarious Daniel Tosh on Comedy Central’s hit-show “Tosh.O” but if you don’t, you have to give this admittedly offensive comedian a chance since his antics are greatly constructed and harmlessly fun. On last Wednesday’s show, he spoofed all the Best Picture nominees, revealing spoilers, and (perhaps) making...

  • Around the Circuit
    Around the Circuit: February 16th – February 22nd

    Link(s) of the week: It’s Oscar week! So most pundits – just like us here at The Awards Circuit – were busy unveiling their final predictions. Pete Hammond at Deadline went first, setting off a domino effect including Scott Feinberg and Todd McCarthy at The Hollywood Reporter, Anthony Breznican of Entertainment Weekly,...