Awards Speculation: #OscarsSoWhite Returns From Hiatus?

Welcome back to the 2017 Awards Speculation series, where we speculate on specific Oscar categories, analyzing big players, potential dark horses and upcoming narratives. For the next few weeks, we will bring you a category every Friday to talk about how it might shake out over the upcoming months. If you have a suggestion, please include it in the comments below. […]

2017 Awards Circuit In Line Series: 25 Actresses for an Oscar Win

Welcome to the official 2017 AWARDS CIRCUIT IN LINE SERIES! The Academy Awards get tons of flack for not rewarding actors and actresses in the prime of their careers. It often boils down to poor timing, but sometimes the Academy’s choices are downright baffling. Here at Awards Circuit, we will begin an annual tradition called […]

Ed Oxenbould, Wildlife

‘The Visit’ Star Ed Oxenbould Joins Gyllenhaal, Mulligan in ‘Wildlife’

“The Visit” star Ed Oxenbould is joining Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan for “Wildlife,” Paul Dano‘s directorial debut. Variety first broke the casting news. Oxenbould most recently appeared in “Paper Planes” with Sam Worthington. His first feature film role was alongside Jennifer Garner and Steve Carell in “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” News […]

Paul Dano, Wildlife

Paul Dano Nabs Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan for Directorial Debut ‘Wildlife’

In-demand actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan are headlining Paul Dano‘s directorial debut, “Wildlife.” Variety first broke the news. News of Dano’s new film first broke in early August. Per the announcement, the actor will direct a big screen adaptation of Richard Ford’s classic, “Wildlife.” According to the report, Dano also co-wrote the screenplay with […]

‘SUFFRAGETTE’ commemorates Women’s Equality Day with New Poster and Video

On August 26th, 1920 the United States government accorded women the right to vote. Each year, the President of the United States designates August 26th as Women’s Equality Day to commemorate this landmark decision. Focus Features’ moving and powerful SUFFRAGETTE shines a light on women who risked everything for the right to vote, in early-20th […]

Watch the First Trailer for ‘Suffragette’ with Carey Mulligan and Meryl Streep from Focus Features

Watch the first trailer for the Oscar hopeful “Suffragette” from Focus Features that stars a slew of Oscar talent and hopefuls. Director Sarah Gavron’s film starring Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, Brendan Gleeson, Anne-Marie Duff, Ben Whishaw, Romola Garai, Natalie Press, and three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep, will open in limited release on October […]

Awards Profile: Suffragette

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 […]

Nicolas Winding Refn is making a horror movie?

Filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn is one of the more unique voices in the business, so anything he’s involved with has my interest. Apparently, he’s potentially going to be making a horror thriller called The Bringing for Sony if negotiations go well, which is a choice I did not see coming for the director. This movie […]