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. […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 31: Final Predictions for Oscars 2017

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.com 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 podcast@awardscircuit.com, and […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 30: BAFTA Winners, State of the Race, Q&A

  Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.com 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 podcast@awardscircuit.com, […]

BEST OF 2016: Personal Ballot of the Year

To start, and to simply put…this list is mine. Lots of thought and commentary went into naming the very best films and performances of 2016. Some were no-brainers, others were much more difficult. Even more commentary will be shared on Friday when the winners are announced, along with the order of the Top 10 Films of […]

Capri Hollywood Fest Crowns ‘La La Land’ Best Film, Michael Keaton Surprises in Best Actor

The Capri Hollywood International Film Festival in Italy crowned “La La Land” the best film of 2016 today. Damien Chazelle’s musical took six total awards during the fest, including Best Actress for Emma Stone. The film also took home Best Ensemble Cast, Best Photography for Linus Sandgren, Best Score for Justin Hurwitz and Best Song […]

Garth Davis' Lion, DGA Award

‘Lion’ Filmmakers Match Funds to Help Missing Children in India

Producers and distributors of “Lion” have pledged to match funds in an effort to help missing children in India. Star Nicole Kidman donated $10,000 to the cause already. The film tells the story of 5-year-old Saroo, who becomes lost on a train while waiting for his brother. The train ultimately takes him away from his […]

WATCH: New Online Trailer for ‘Lion’ From the Weinstein Company

A new online trailer has debuted for Garth Davis’ stunning “Lion,” which was recently nominated for four Golden Globes and two SAG Awards. As the season heavily focuses on the trajectory of frontrunners like “La La Land,” “Manchester by the Sea” and “Moonlight,” a plus for the Weinstein Company’s true story about Saroo Brierly is […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 23: Precursor Check In, ‘Rogue One,’ and Anticipating a Snub

Welcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.com 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 podcast@awardscircuit.com, and […]

Lion

‘Lion’ Makes a Splash With Best Adapted Screenplay Honors From Capri Film Fest

The roar of “Lion” resonated with the Capri Hollywood International Film Festival. The film will receive Best Adapted Screenplay honors at the 21st edition of the event, the fest announced today. “’Lion’ is a wonderful, uplifting tale brought to the big screen through great storytelling and for this reason it deserves the Capri Award as […]