Home Awards

Awards

For all the latest opinions and news on the Oscars, Emmys, and all other award shows.  Look for the latest Oscar Predictions and all other commentaries on awards as well.

Oscars: Final Predictions As Voting Comes To A Close On The Most Open Race...

We've come to this moment, earlier than usual but such a year has warranted it.  The Oscars are happening this Sunday, and it is...

Oscars 2019: Year-In-Advance Predictions Include Females Behind the Camera, Superhero Films, and Lots of...

The Oscars are officially in the books for 2017 and here at the Awards Circuit, we look ahead to the year ahead and what...

Category Circuit: Previewing This Year’s Best Actress Race at the Oscars

We're still many moons away from the Academy Awards, but the Best Actress awards conversation waits for no man or beast. There are already...

Oscars 2016: A ‘Hateful’ Bunch of Players in the Hunt for Best Supporting Actor?

Supporting categories are never easy to predict this far out when it comes to the Oscars.  You have to try to foresee a standout...

Oscars 2016: Wave of 90’s and 00’s Supporting Actresses in Play?

The supporting ladies have been a great place to re-discover great talent as we saw this past year with Patricia Arquette winning for "Boyhood."...

Oscars 2016: The Contending Scribes of the Screenplay Races Listed

Taking a look into the 2015 year for both of the screenplay races, Original and Adapted.  There's plenty to chew on and plenty to...

Oscars 2016: A Veterans Bloodbath Ahead, Both Old and New in Lead Actor

It's about that time to start getting into the acting races, at least on the surface for Oscars 2016. As always, the Lead Actor race...

Oscars 2016: Is Best Actress Going Back to the Younglings or Are Veterans Taking...

Julianne Moore has an Oscar.  Just wanted to remind you all of that wonderful fact. This year, the ladies are looking as full as ever, at...

Oscars 2016: Double Dose of Pixar with Charlie Brown and Spongebob in the Mix...

The full look into the Oscars for 2016 continues with a peek into the Animated Feature race where Pixar stands with two strong contenders...

2018 Final Oscar Predictions: ‘The Shape of Water’ Set to Lead with an All-Time...

As the time comes for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences to announce their own favorite films and performances from 2017, I've...

2014 Oscar Predictions – Best Supporting Actor Updated!

The Oscar Predictions update week continues with Best Supporting Actor. Like always, the category has unlimited possibilities from the veterans to the newcomers.  The word...

2014 Oscar Predictions – Best Actor Updated!

Welcome to the week of Oscar Prediction updates!  Yesterday I dropped the gauntlet on Best Picture and Best Director and have decided to move...

AwardsCircuit Staff Releases The Final Predictions for the Oscars

For the final Oscar Predictions commentary: READ - "Oscars: Final Predictions As Voting Comes To A Close On The Most Open Race Ever" With the...
Viola Davis

First Major Wave of Emmy Predictions Released with Oscar Predictions Updated in Best Picture!

The television awards season is upon us with plenty of things for everyone to have an opinion on.  Many of the usual suspects are...

Oscars 2016: Contenders So Far, Cannes Here and Now, and More Still to Come

The art of Oscar predicting is never been afraid to admit you were wrong.  Going full throttle on "The Sea of Trees" seems to...

Six Spot: Which 2010 Best Actor Contender Didn’t Stand a Chance Against ‘King’s Speech’?

Welcome to the twenty-fifth entry in our Six Spot series. The first Best Actor race of the '10s might have been one of the easiest...

2014 Oscar Predictions – Best Supporting Actress Updated!

No real commentary to go along with the update for Best Supporting Actress.  I'll offer more on Monday following the weekend updates of the...

Oscars: Guilds Give Gas to ‘The Big Sick,’ ‘Molly’s Game,’ and ‘I, Tonya’ as...

The majors guild are announcing and now, only now, can you see the correlation between their nominations and what Oscar voters are thinking since they...

Awards Profile 2019: Robert Eggers’ ‘The Lighthouse’ From A24

Welcome to the 2019 Awards Profile series, where we talk about films coming to a theater near you in the coming year (at least...

Six Spot #12: 2014 Best Supporting Actress

Welcome back to The Six Spot! Long time no see! In case you’re new to Six Spot, here’s an easy rundown: I look at...

Six Spot #13: Best Picture 1995

Welcome back to The Six Spot! If you’d like to catch up on the season premiere of Six Spot, wherein I discuss the 2015...

2015 Oscars and Emmy Awards Prediction Updates Begin – A Year of New Faces?

We are about to enter May, the very beginning of the summer blockbuster season.  Both the Sundance and Tribeca Film Festivals have premiered and...

OSCARS: Independent Spirit Award Submissions Confirmed with Major Guild Predictions Updated on the Circuit...

The awards season is underway.  With less than a handful of films still unseen (at least in the context of the Best Picture run), we're...

Oscars: Telluride, ‘Silence’, Editor for ‘Fences’, and ‘Live By Night’ staying 2017?

2016 OSCAR CIRCUIT: It's the week of the Telluride Film Festival where it will officially kick off the Oscar season.  Over the next thirty some...

Oscars: Thanksgiving Drops In Christian Bale and Emily Blunt with NBR and NYFCC Awards...

2018 OSCAR CIRCUIT: This week will officially kick off the precursor season, where the best films and performances of 2018 will be recognized by...

Six Spot #14: Best Picture 1999

Welcome back to The Six Spot! If you’d like to catch up on the season premiere of Six Spot, wherein I discuss the 1995 Best...

Awards Profile 2019: Craig Brewer’s ‘Dolemite Is My Name’ from Netflix

Welcome to the 2019 Awards Profile series, where we talk about films coming to a theater near you in the coming year (at least...

Six Spot #9: Best Actress 2012

Welcome back to The Six Spot! In case you missed last week’s 2013 Best Actor Six Spot, you can catch it here. ***DISCLAIMER -- please...

Oscars 2015: Final Predictions Updated, Foreseeing a ‘Grand’ Morning with a ‘Birdman’

22 hours later, and probably half a dozen revisions, the final Oscar Predictions for the Academy Awards nominations announcement on Thursday is now complete....

Six Spot: Paul Thomas Anderson Vs. Science Fiction in the 2012 Original Screenplay Race?

Welcome to our favorite part of Mondays. Check out our special sixth installment of the latest Six Spot series, spotlighting all the people who came in...

Six Spot: With ‘Titanic’ Sweeping the Oscars, Who Was Next In Line for Best...

Welcome back for the fourth installment in our Six Spot series! Jack Nicholson made his way to his third career win in 1997. Much like in 1975,...

Oscars 2015: Will Win/Should Win Selections (Mark Johnson)

It’s Oscar Week! Each staff member will be revealing their final picks for the upcoming Academy Awards on February 22. Missed one? Click on...

2015 Oscar Predictions – Taking a Blind Look, One Year from Now

The Oscars are over and here at the Awards Circuit we move on to a new film year.  The official Oscar Prediction pages will...

Six Spot #8: Best Actor 2013

Welcome back to The Six Spot! In case you missed last week’s 1997 Best Actor Six Spot, you can catch it here. This week, I...

OSCARS: Stephan James to Campaign in LEAD for ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ While...

OSCAR CIRCUIT: In a year that continues to throw curveballs in the form of contenders and category placements, another one has solidified in the...