Emmy Circuit 2015: Comedy Best Actress

Welcome back to Emmy Circuit 2015 and Happy Memorial Day!  In this series of articles, I discuss and prediction the 2015 Emmy race, noting the ever-changing landscape of these categories and tracking the ongoing buzz.  I’ve already handed out some predictions for Best Actor in a Drama Series and Best Supporting Actress in a Drama […]

Award Profile: Inside Out

Welcome to the 2015 Awards Profiles series.  For the next two months, every day (except for Saturday), we will bring you a run down of a future 2015 film that we see as a potential awards vehicle for next year’s Academy Awards.  This is all speculative since with just about all these films, we haven’t seen a […]

New Trailer for Disney/Pixar’s “Inside Out”.

Directed by Oscar®-winner Pete Docter (“Up,” “Monsters, Inc.”) and featuring the voices of Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling and Phyllis Smith,  INSIDE OUT opens in theaters on June 19, 2015. From an adventurous balloon ride above the clouds to a monster-filled metropolis, Academy Award®-winning director Pete Docter (“Monsters, Inc.,” “Up”) has taken audiences to unique and […]

Top 40 Anticipated Women-Centric Films of 2015 (Part I)

Women in Cinema: In retrospect, 2014 turned out to be another disappointing year for women in cinema, with the exception of some highlights. Female-led high-budget flicks like “Divergent,” “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1” and “Maleficent” did very well at the box office, while directors Angelina Jolie and Ava DuVernay‘s films, “Unbroken” and “Selma,” respectively, […]

Critics Choice Television Awards Predictions – Show Airs 6/19 at 8:00pm ET on the CW

Four years ago, the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (the twin Critics’ Choice organization to the Broadcast Film Critics Association) formed their own awards show, the Critics’ Choice Television Awards.  In what might have been designed as a response to the literal dearth of pre-Emmy awards shows, the CCTA have refreshingly evolved into much less of […]

71st Golden Globes Award Winners – ‘American Hustle’ Wins Three, ’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Where It Counts

Below are the winners of the tonight’s 71st Golden Globes awards.  We had some interesting surprises and choices.  A full examination of the winners will be up later on Monday as we get ready to predict the Oscar nominations for this coming Thursday. Include your thoughts on the winners in the comment section. BEST MOTION […]