Guild of Music Supervisors Awards

Guild of Music Supervisors Awards Nominations – ‘La La Land,’ Justin Timberlake Pop Up

The Guild of Music Supervisors announced its nominees this morning. “La La Land,” “Sing Street” and Justin Timberlake and his film “Trolls” popped up several times on the film side. Per Billboard, “The awards recognize outstanding music supervisors in 14 categories, representing movies, television, games and trailers.” The seventh annual awards will be held Feb. […]

La La Land Palm Springs Film Festival

Artios Awards Winners – Love for ‘La La Land,’ ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Manchester’ and More

The Casting Society of America held its annual Artios Awards Thursday night. The awards celebrate the best in casting in film, TV and theater. Oscar frontrunners “La La Land,” “Moonlight” and “Manchester by the Sea” all took home an award. Other potential Oscar players “Hidden Figures” and “Hell or High Water” also received some love. […]

The Discovery

WATCH: ‘The Discovery’ Trailer With Robert Redford, Rooney Mara and Jason Segel

The first trailer for Charlie McDowell‘s “The Discovery” was just released ahead of its Sundance premiere. The film stars Robert Redford, Jason Segel and Rooney Mara. Netflix will release the film March 31, 2017. It will also be receiving a limited 2017 theatrical release. “The Discovery” is a sci-fi film set two years after the discovery that an afterlife […]

ACE Eddie Awards

Thelma Schoonmaker and Janet Ashikaga to Receive ACE Eddie Career Achievement Honors

The ACE Eddie Awards named Thelma Schoonmaker and Janet Ashikaga this year’s Career Achievement honorees, the group announced today. The awards will be held Jan. 27, and honor the best in film, TV and documentary editing. Schoonmaker most recently worked on Martin Scorsese’s “Silence.” She has seven Oscar nominations and three wins for “Raging Bull,” “The Aviator” […]

Denver Film Critics Society Winners – ‘Moonlight’ Tops, ‘Drive It Like You Stole It’ Sneaks In

The Denver Film Critics Society weighed in with their picks for 2016. As one of the last groups to announce their winners for the year, they mostly went with stock choices across the board. “Moonlight” won top honors in Best Picture and Director. “Hell or High Water” and “Moonlight” took original and adapted screenplay honors, […]

Recap: Hawaii Film Critics Society Winners – Ties All Around

Some of the last few critics groups weighed in with their decisions over the weekend. Among them was the Hawaii Film Critics Society who dubbed “La La Land” Best Picture. Damien Chazelle also took Best Director. Although those prizes were not split, several of the group’s decisions were. Michael Shannon (“Nocturnal Animals”) and Jeff Bridges (“Hell […]

Georgia Film Critics Association

Georgia Film Critics Association – Mahershala Ali Wins Twice

The Georgia Film Critics Association weighed in with their winners Friday. Overall, the group’s choices are unsurprising. Oscar frontrunners “Moonlight” and “La La Land” battled it out for the most wins. “Moonlight” took five overall, with star Mahershala Ali winning twice – once for Best Supporting Actor and once for the Breakthrough Award. The film […]

Moonlight Gay and Lesbian Film Entertainment Critics Association

‘Moonlight’ Tops Gay & Lesbian Film Entertainment Critics Association Nods

The Gay and Lesbian Film Entertainment Critics Association announced its picks for the year Thursday. “Moonlight” topped the list with seven nominations, while “La La Land” has six. Both films are up for top honors including Film and Director of the Year. “Moonlight” received two nods in Best Performance of the Year by an Actor, […]

Garth Davis' Lion, DGA Award

DGA Awards Nominees – Garth Davis, Denis Villeneuve IN; Mel Gibson, Martin Scorsese OUT

The Directors Guild of America Awards film nominees are out, with some surprising results. Oscar frontrunners Damien Chazelle (“La La Land”), Kenneth Lonergan (“Manchester by the Sea”) and Barry Jenkins (“Moonlight”) are in. Denis Villeneuve and Garth Davis rounded out the list, for their films “Arrival” and “Lion,” respectively. Notable omissions include Mel Gibson and […]