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Around the Circuit: December 29 – January 4

2014 is finally upon us, but 2013 is still very much in the conversation. With two months left until the Oscars, the films of yesteryear are under more scrutiny now than they were in initial release. One wrong move — in this case, a guild “snub” — could spell disaster for a film’s Academy Award […]

Around the Circuit: January 5th – January 11th

Link(s) of the week: The big talk around the web this week centered around everyone’s final predictions before the nominations were announced on Thursday. Hindsight’s a bitch, so you can now look back and see how they all did: The Hollywood Reporter’s Scott Feinberg, The Playlist’s Oliver Lyttelton, The Film Experience’s Nathaniel Rogers, Awards Daily’s Sasha […]

Around the Circuit: December 15th – December 21st

Link(s) of the week: At The Wrap, Steve Pond ran a simulation for Oscar that resulted in an outcome with eight Best Picture nominees. He has been allowed by the BFCA to recount their ballots under Oscar’s preferential system, and while the same method forecast eight noms last year (we had nine), it’s still an interesting read […]

Around the Circuit: September 8th – 14th

It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth your time covering the Oscar race, new releases, or really just anything film related. Link(s) of the week: Dave Karger of Entertainment Weekly attended the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), […]

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 9/9)

This week at The Awards Circuit was much ado about EVERYTHING. Before I begin recapping the monumental event that is the Toronto Film Festival — where our very own John H. Foote is currently at, sharing with us daily reviews and diary segments about the most promising films that are coming out of TIFF, right […]

Around the Circuit: (September 1st – 7th)

It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth your time covering the Oscar race, new releases, or really just anything film related. Link(s) of the week: With the arrival of September comes the fall film festivals that we […]

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 8/26)

Another week and more head-scratching at The Awards Circuit. As the awards race begins to really heat up, The AC team tries to come together and figure out this mess, albeit fun mess, that is Oscar season. During our latest episode of Power Hour, we discussed the current state of the race as well as […]

Around the Circuit

New logo, same Around the Circuit! It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth your time covering the Oscar race, new releases, or really just anything film related. Link of the week: Kris Tapley at In Contention discusses […]

Around the Circuit

It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth your time covering the Oscar race, new releases, or really just anything film related. Link of the week:  Sasha Stone at Awards Daily ponders on the mortality of our species, […]

Around the Circuit

It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth your time covering the Oscar race, new releases, or really just anything film related. Link of the week: It seems the major topic of the week was the once-a-decade critics’ […]

Around the Circuit

It’s time to visit the week that was via our Around the Circuit piece, where we look back at articles that we feel are worth your time covering the Oscar race, new releases, or really just anything film related. Link of the week: In Contention’s Guy Lodge bemoans the lack of Original Screenplays in the […]

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It’s time again to take a look at what happened around the web this week. The main topic of discussion was The Dark Knight Rises, to no one’s surprise. Link of the week: At Awards Daily, Sasha Stone reflects on the tragedy in Aurora, Colorado, rightfully defending The Dark Knight Rises (and films in general) against those […]

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 7/22)

We have arrived, everyone! After waiting for four years, The Dark Knight Rises is finally upon us, and to say it consumed this week at The Awards Circuit would be the understatement of 2012. After wrapping up the final articles of our successful 30 Days of Batman Series with Mark Johnson’s “Batman at the Box […]