Circuit Breaker Episode 29: ACCA 2016 Winners Special, DGA, and ASC

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from 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 [email protected], and […]

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Final Oscar Nominations Predictions: Can ‘La La Land’ Tie the Record? Is ‘Arrival’ Going for 10?

It’s all down to this! Tuesday morning the Academy will finally unveil their choices for the best in film for the year, and let’s be honest, we just all need the distraction right now. With the inauguration, confirmation hearings, and the fabric of America seemingly falling apart, retreating into the movies and glitzy red carpet […]

7 Films Still in the Running for Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar, ‘Jackie’ and ‘Hacksaw’ Snubbed

The bake off for the Makeup and Hairstyling Oscar has been announced. Seven contenders remain and they are: “Deadpool”“The Dressmaker”“Florence Foster Jenkins”“Hail, Caesar!”“A Man Called Ove”“Star Trek Beyond”“Suicide Squad” Omitted from the lineup is Pablo Larrain’s “Jackie” and Mel Gibson’s “Hacksaw Ridge,” two films who were considered frontrunners for the Academy Award. The nominations will […]

Community: What Were Your Favorite Nominations From the 74th Golden Globes?

We’ve finally heard the nominations for the 74th Golden Globes, and they did not disappoint. After a couple weeks of critics groups revealing nominations and wins, we finally have one of the big precursors in the books. Some films certainly got a boost while others showcased stronger than expected showings. “Lion,” “Hidden Figures” and “Hacksaw […]

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CONFIRMED: David Leitch to Direct ‘Deadpool 2’

“Deadpool 2” has found its director in David Leitch, reports confirmed over the weekend. Several directors were considered following Tim Miller‘s departure from the film over creative differences. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the search for a separate director for “Deadpool 3” is also underway. Leitch, the co-director of “John Wick,” had consistently been near the […]

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‘John Wick’ Co-Director David Leitch and Others Potentially Eyed for ‘Deadpool 2’

Several directors are in the running for “Deadpool 2” following Tim Miller‘s departure over “creative differences.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, “John Wick” co-director David Leitch has consistently been near the top of the list. His meeting with star and producer Ryan Reynolds on Thursday went well according to multiple sources. However, THR is quick […]