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OSCARS: Could the Academy Awards Be Our Most Diverse Lineup EVER?

Thinking your withdrawal symptoms have finally subsided, it’s probably a good idea to bring your awards season addiction back with some updated Oscar Predictions...

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Film Review: The Jungle Book (★★★½)

Anticipating the live action adaptations of some of our beloved animated classics of our childhood has been a task to endure.  Add that with an even grueling process of...

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2016: 25 Actresses In Line for an Oscar Nomination

The Academy Awards get tons of flack for not rewarding actors and actresses in the prime of their careers.  Often times, they don’t know that they’re...

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Film Review: Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (★★)

Working through the early announcements to now, and finally seeing the result of Zack Snyder’s “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” has been like...

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Oscars 2017: Looking Ahead with Year in Advanced Predictions – Will #OscarsNotBeWhite?

The Oscars have been handed out.  For lots of different pundit publications, they’ll settle down for the next few weeks/months, and concentrate on just resting...

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‘Spotlight’ Wins Best Picture, Talking Big Moments of the Night

After a very long and late night, the 88th Academy Awards are officially behind us.  Tom McCarthy’s “Spotlight” came on top to win Best Picture, along...

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Oscars: Looking at the Ballots of Six Voters for the Academy Awards

It’s the piece our readership and awards lovers have waited for…our peek into the ballots of voting members for the upcoming Academy Awards.  This year,...

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Oscars: Final Predictions for the 2016 Academy Awards

The 88th Academy Awards (or the Oscars) are landing on our televisions this Sunday, and as of yesterday (Tuesday) voting has officially closed.  So what exactly are we...

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2016 Oscar Circuit: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Welcome to our annual Oscar Circuit series, our deep down look into each and every category that will be presented at the upcoming Academy Awards.  Each writer of...

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Oscars: The Ticking Clock for Five Men that the Academy Hasn’t Nominated…Yet

Welcome to Oscar Week!  It’s been 51 weeks of speculation, analyzing, and attempting relentlessly to “crack the code,” one category at a time.  This...

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Oscars: 10 Actors and Actresses Still Searching for their Second Nomination

Oscar week continues with a look at some of the best actors and actresses who are desperately seeking their second Oscar nomination after being welcomed into the club...

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Oscars: Alejandro G. Iñárritu Wins DGA for ‘The Revenant’ Making History, Will the Oscars Follow?

The Directors Guild of America (or the DGA) named their winners from the 2015 year on Saturday night and cited Alejandro González Iñárritu as the Best Director for...

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DGA Preview: It’s Anyone’s Game with a Winner Not Clearing Up a Thing

The Directors Guild of America will take place this Saturday (can’t believe it) and we will get, hopefully, a clearer picture of what the Oscars can look like on...

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Awards Circuit Launches Community Forum for Lovers of Movies, TV, and More!

Due to popular demand, the Awards Circuit has officially launched its “Awards Circuit Community Forums,” another opportunity for our dedicated readership to...

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2016 Oscar Circuit: Best Animated Feature

Welcome to our annual Oscar Circuit series, our deep down look into each and every category that will be presented at the upcoming Academy Awards.  Each writer of...

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SAG Winners: ‘Spotlight’ Prevails with Idris Elba Making History as a Non-Oscar Nominee

The SAG Awards handed out their awards tonight offering up some more insight into the Oscar race.  The big winner of the night was the cast of Tom McCarthy’s...

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SAG Awards Predictions and Preview: Looking Like 2006 All Over Again?

On Saturday, the SAG Awards will take place, handing out awards to actors by actors.  With the Oscar nominations officially out, and stirring up their own set of...

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Awards Circuit Staff Top 10 of 2015

The Oscars have weighed in with their choices on what was “best” of the year, along with dozens of critics groups and guilds.  The staff of Awards Circuit...

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OSCARS: Initial Gut Predictions for the Ceremony! Who Dreams in Gold?

The Oscar nominations were announced earlier today and boy, did we get a few zingers, although, not as many as you’d think.  Let’s look at some of the...

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OSCARS: Final Guesses for an Uncommon Year, ‘Mad Max’ and ‘The Revenant’ Predicted to Lead with 10 Each

Pencils and erasers down.  Send your tests to the front of the class.  2016 Oscar Predictions are officially closed here on Awards Circuit.  The Academy Awards will...

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Oscars: Looking to the DGA for Clarity on a Very Foggy Season

After the weirdness of the Golden Globes on Sunday night, we move into the week where we finally learn who and what is going to be nominated for an Academy Award.  We...

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Golden Globes: ‘The Revenant’ and Leonardo DiCaprio Win Big as Shockers Come All Night Long

The Golden Globes threw curveball after curveball with their awards on Sunday night.  Beginning with the first award of the night, two-time winner Kate Winslet beat out...

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Oscars: Predictions for the Golden Globes, and Updates for the Academy Awards

With the Golden Globes coming on Sunday evening, AMPAS will turn in their ballots this Friday, locking in a mystery that won’t be revealed until next week.  Some...

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Best of 2015: Who and What SHOULD Be Given Oscars for the Year!

The 2015 Year-in-Review continues as I’ve already weighed in with the Top 10 films of the year along my personal ballot.  It’s now time to take those...

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Best of 2015: Top 10 Films of the Year Encapsulate Love and Redemption

The Top 10.  What we determine as the representation of the film year to conclude either a success or less than.  Narrowing a large amount of great films to a list of...