All posts tagged "Anna Kendrick"

  • Awards Profile: Into the Woods

    Directed By: Rob Marshall Starring: Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, Johnny Depp, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Chris Pine, Billy Magnussen, Lucy Punch, Christine Baranski, Tracey Ullman,...

  • 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 be...

  • Drinking Buddies (***)

    Noted indie filmmaker Joe Swanberg has never been one to court the mainstream. One of the godfathers of the mumblecore movement, the writer/director/sometimes actor has...

  • Jeremy Jordan to relive ‘The Last 5 Years’ with Anna Kendrick

    I know we have some big Broadway afficianados like myself who are longing for more movie musicals, preferably cast with people who can sing. Luckily...

  • End of Watch (****)

    Every once in a while, a film sneaks up on you and absolutely knocks your socks off. It’s hardly a rare occurrence these days, especially...

  • TIFF: Pleasant “Tiki,” Sarandon steals “Company,” and Watts isn’t enough for “Impossible”

    KON TIKI (***)…When I was 12 my grandparents gave me the book about Thor Heyerdahl, a 20th century photographer and ethnographer who in 1947 set...

  • ParaNorman (***½)

    Masterfully made and beautifully constructed, ParaNorman is technically speaking, one extraordinary motion picture. It is next to impossible to not be drawn in to the...

  • Awards Profile: ParaNorman

    Directed by: Chris Butler and Sam Fell Written by: Chris Butler. Cast (Voices of): Kodi Smit-McPhee, Anna Kendrick, Tucker Albrizzi, Casey Affleck, John Goodman, Leslie...

  • Here’s the Trailer for ‘End of Watch’

    Cop movies have been rather hit or miss of late, and considering how they now hit close to home for me (for those who don’t...

  • 50/50 (****)

    Stricken with a shocking, confounding, and life-threatening cancer diagnosis, 27-year old Adam Lerner (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) is forced to deal with realities he never could have...

  • John’s TIFF Diary: Day Six

    There is cancer in my house, the bad kind: brain cancer.  It is incurable.  This cancer just sits, ever growing, hiding in the recesses of...