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WATCH: First Trailer for ‘A United Kingdom’ with David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike

Today we have the first trailer for Amma Asante’s highly anticipated “A United Kingdom” with David Oyelowo and Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike. The film will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival early next month where Awards Circuit will be in attendance. The film also stars Jack Davenport, Tom Felton, Terry […]

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WATCH: First Trailer for ‘Manchester by the Sea’ from Kenneth Lonergan

One of the more anticipated films of the awards season is Kenneth Lonergan’s “Manchester by the Sea” from Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions.  Starring Academy Award nominees Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams, along with Kyle Chandler and Lucas Hedges, the independent drama was purchased at the Sundance Film Festival for $10 million dollars. Today, a […]

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Film Review: ‘Floyd Norman: An Animated Life’ pleasantly celebrates a Disney legend

Talk to any aficionado of animated films today and the names Brad Bird, Andrew Stanton and John Lasseter should be very familiar. As animators and filmmakers emerging from the powerful Disney/Pixar juggernaut, they have used their talents to build illustrious careers in the world of film. These titans of animation however, owe much of their […]

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‘Tanna’ is Australia’s Official Submission for Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards

Read the Press Release: Sydney, Tuesday 23 August 2016. Just ahead of its U.S. theatrical release, the feature film Tanna has been endorsed as Australia’s official submission for Best Foreign Language Film at the 2017 Academy Awards®, it has been announced by Screen Australia, an agency of the Australian Government.  Lightyear Entertainment, the U.S. distributor, […]

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WATCH: New ‘AMERICAN HONEY’ trailer from A24, featuring Bruce Springsteen anthem “Dream Baby Dream”

The anthemic Bruce Springsteen ballad sets the tone for the new AMERICAN HONEY trailer. Overflowing with electric, primal energy, AMERICAN HONEY is an immersive, exhilarating odyssey of heartbreaking beauty—a generation-defining movie that celebrates the defiant resilience of young people looking for a place they belong, chasing their own version of the American Dream. “American Honey” opens in theaters September […]

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WATCH: New Trailer and Posters for ‘Arrival’ starring Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner

Talk about an “ARRIVAL“!  The new posters and trailer for Denis Villenueve’s upcoming film “Arrival” starring Amy Adams has dropped by Paramount Pictures.  The film also stars Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner and Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker. Check it all out below! Also, check out the latest Oscar Predictions and see where “Arrival” ranks! […]

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November Criterion Collection Includes ‘The Squid and the Whale’, ‘Punch Drunk Love’, and Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams

Get ready to settle in this November with Criterion’s exciting lineup of releases. Paul Thomas Anderson makes his long-awaited debut in the collection with a director-approved edition of his delightfully eccentric and endearing Punch-Drunk Love, the Cannes-award-winning romantic comedy starring Adam Sandler in his first, and extraordinary, dramatic role. Speaking of firsts, Marlon Brando’s singular […]

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FSLC announces Convergence at NYFF54

Nine new works include: two World Premieres, audience-directed narrative films, large-scale installations, virtual and augmented reality projects, and more immersive storytelling innovations Plus: talks featuring ILMxLAB’s Hilmar Koch & Nick Rasmussen, StoryCode’s Mike Knowlton, producer Lindsay Doran on the psychology of storytelling, and sneak peek of anticipated project Traveling While Black Read the Press Release: […]

Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monae) are three brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. Photo Credit: Hopper Stone.

Check out the First Poster for ‘Hidden Figures’ from 20th Century Fox!

20th Century Fox has just released the FIRST poster for their upcoming film, HIDDEN FIGURES, based on the women you don’t know behind the mission you do. This incredible untold story stars Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer & Janelle Monáe and hits theaters this January. Also, be sure to check out the the trailer for […]

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Oscar Circuit: An Original Raunchy Song Contender and Meryl Streep’s 20th?

With outlets packing their bags, and securing their itineraries in order to head off to Venice and Telluride, the August cinematic landscape has rounded out an enjoyable summer.  This past weekend, the R-rated “Sausage Party” cooked up some impressive money over the weekend.  The raunchy gem, directed by Greg Tiernan and Conrad Vernon, emerged itself […]

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Circuit Breaker Podcast Episode 6: Summer Oscars, NYFF Lineup, and Alfred Hitchcock

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!“, a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.com featuring host Clayton Davis along with panelists Sam Coffey, Mark Johnson, and Joey Magidson.  We discuss movies, television and all the awards shows that need predicting. New episodes are released every Monday. Find us on Twitter at@Circuit_Pod, email us at podcast@awardscircuit.com, and […]

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WATCH: First Teaser Trailer for ‘Allied’ with Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard from Paramount Pictures

We have the first teaser trailer for “Allied” from Academy Award winning director Robert Zemeckis.  The film stars Oscar-winners Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard, and tells the story of intelligence officer Max Vatan (Pitt), who in 1942 North Africa encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Cotillard) on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, […]