Boston Marathon Bombing Drama “Patriots Day” Gets Awards Season Release

CBS and Lionsgate are setting their Boston Marathon bombing drama “Patriots Day” in the prime of awards season, with a Dec. 21 limited release...

Review: ‘Casting JonBenet’ Is an Experimental, Meta True Crime Documentary

Sitting down to watch a documentary about the death of a young girl is far from an enjoyable task. The tragic death of JonBenet...

Top 10 Tuesday: Best Leonardo DiCaprio Performances Ever

With Alejandro G. Inarritu's "The Revenant" making the rounds for critics prizes and reviews, its star Leonardo DiCaprio is looking stronger by the day...
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Nantucket Film Festival Announces 2017 Honorees

Read the press release: New York, NY (April 6, 2017) – The Nantucket Film Festival announced today the honorees who will be celebrated at...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 176: Major Guilds, Oscars Voting, and Academy Idol Top...

Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. On the agenda...

What a Lovely Day! — Warner Bros. going hard for ‘Mad Max: Fury Road?’

Warner Bros. has launched its 2015 FYC site!  While it's certainly a time for excitement for those of us wanting the Oscars to ride...

Poll: What’s your favorite Disney live action retelling so far?

This week, Disney releases another big live action retelling of one of their classic films. "Pete's Dragon" soars into theaters this weekend with solid...

2016 Awards Profile: ‘How to Talk to Girls at Parties’ from John Cameron Mitchell

Welcome to the 2016 Awards Profiles series, where we talk about high and low-profile films coming to a theater near you at some point...

TIFF Review: ‘Call Me by Your Name’ Is a Blissful, Deeply Touching Summer Romance

2017 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: It's easy to get caught up in unnecessary hyperbole when attending a film festival, especially under the excitement of...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 166: Star Wars Trailer, Steve Jobs, and Games

Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. On the agenda: The...

Oscar Rematch: Penn vs. Murray – Best Actor (2003)

Only one could walk away with their first Oscar, but did the Academy make the right call?

WATCH: Pure Flix Releases New Trailer for ‘Same Kind of Different as Me’

Pure Flix released a new trailer for the upcoming "Same Kind of Different as Me." The film stars Greg Kinnear ("Little Miss Sunshine") as Ron...

Film Review: ‘Kodachrome’ Provides a Nice, If Predictable Ride

Midway through Netflix’s new film “Kodachrome,” Ed Harris’ photographer character laments the world’s move to digital. Film and prints are artifacts to his character...
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Film Review: Melissa McCarthy Truly Is the ‘Life of the Party’

"Life of the Party" isn't going to get Melissa McCarthy an invitation back to the Academy Awards, but there is still a lot to...

Box Office Report: “The Martian” contends with “Gravity” for October record

(OCTOBER 2 - OCTOBER 4, 2015 estimates) The Martian (Opening) - $55,000,000 Hotel Transylvania 2 (Week 2) - $33,000,000 Sicario (Week 3) - $12,075,000 The Intern (Week 2)...

Telluride Film Festival: 2017 Lineup Includes ‘Darkest Hour’ and ‘The Shape of Water’

The proudly secretive Telluride Film Festival gets underway this weekend in the Colorado mountain town. But, Kristopher Tapley of Variety shared the films that are scheduled...
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Final Oscar Nominations Predictions: Can ‘La La Land’ Tie the Record? Is ‘Arrival’ Going...

It's all down to this! Tuesday morning the Academy will finally unveil their choices for the best in film for the year, and let's...

Academy Idol Top 5 Voting Open! Scores and Songs Week!

The Academy Idol competition continues with your Top 5 begging for your votes.  The theme is "SCORES AND SONGS" week, where you will vote...

Director Guillermo del Toro Begins Principal Photography on ‘The Shape of Water’

Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg and Octavia Spencer to Star Read the Press Release: Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 2016 – Fox...

Casting Society of America Unveil Winners – Include ‘Straight Outta Compton’ and ‘Dope’

HOLLYWOOD, CA (January 21, 2016) – The Casting Society of America (CSA) has named its winners for the 31st Annual Artios Awards, which took place tonight...

141 Original Scores Eligible for 90th Academy Awards®

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 141 scores from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2017 are in contention...

2016 BET Awards Nominations Announced

The nominations for the annual BET Awards were announced earlier today, and the list features some of Hollywood’s biggest names in entertainment. The awards, which...

Film Review: ‘Do Not Resist’ Paints a Sobering Portrait of Modern Law Enforcement

Craig Atkinson's debut feature "Do Not Resist" opens with scenes which have become all too familiar. A group of protesters take to the streets...

Circuit Madness 2017 Elite 8 Open for Voting! Sweet 16 Results!

Welcome back to Circuit Madness 2017! We're back and there are certainly some shakeups to get to in the bracket. Now we're in the...
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Venice Film Festival Adds Bradley Cooper’s ‘A Star is Born’ to the Lineup

This week has been a busy one of the festival world. We got early word that "ROMA" will be the centerpiece of the New...

2018 Awards Profile: Steve McQueen’s ‘Widows’ from 20th Century Fox

Welcome to the 2018 Awards Profile series, where we talk about films coming to a theater near you at some point this year (at...

WATCH: ‘Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween’ – Teaser Trailer Just Released

In TYLER PERRY'S BOO! A MADEA HALLOWEEN, Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a hilarious, haunted Halloween fending off killers,...

Poster Round-Up: ‘Secret in their Eyes,’ ‘Experimenter,’ and ‘Mississippi Grind’

Doing a poster round-up for some anticipated films that dropped in the last few days.  The first is for "Experimenter" starring Peter Sarsgaard (praying...

Film Review: ‘The King’ Makes Elvis A Metaphor For America

About 40 minutes into the documentary "The King," filmmaker Eugene Jarecki is asked what he's doing with this film. He's even asked if he...

New Blu-Ray/DVD Releases (03/29/16)

This week, one of the most interesting and singular films of 2015 comes to Blu-Ray/DVD, along with at least one other thing of note....
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Luc Besson Confirms ‘Valerian’ Won’t Screen at Cannes

Paris-born Luc Besson won't be bringing "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" to Cannes. In fact, he said it was never part...

Circuit 3: Your Favorite Horror Movie Sequels

Is there a genre more disparaged and maligned than that of the horror film sequel? Traditionally, the genre has been seen as a money grab...

2016 Oscar Circuit Guide: Award Hopefuls Debuting at Venice, TIFF, and NYFF

The Oscar season will officially be underway this week with the start of the biggest festivals of the fall. Over the next four weeks...

Worldwide Playboy Hugh Hefner Dies at 91

Hugh Hefner, founder of the Playboy empire and unofficial leader of the 60's sexual revolution, has died at his home in LA surrounded by...

WATCH: Donald Sutherland is John Paul Getty in FX’s ‘Trust’ Series Trailer

Another re-telling of the J. Paul Getty III kidnapping-- with a different take than Ridley Scott's "All The Money In The World" on what...