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Circuit 3 A-Z: Films That Begin With the Letter ‘D’

We pick up where we left off, alphabetically speaking, with the letter D, as we continue ranking the three best films of all time in this fun game of alphabet soup (to...

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Nicolas Winding Refn next film will be ‘I Walk With The Dead’

I know that filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn is becoming a bit of a love him or hate him type of figure, but I seem to have gone the opposite route as most. While I was...

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Six Spot #5: Best Director 2011

Welcome back to The Six Spot!  In case you missed last week’s 2003 Best Actress Six Spot, you can catch it here. This week, we discuss one of the more interesting...

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Top 10 Great Unnamed Characters in Cinema

It’s becoming a norm from a film about once or twice a year, an artistic director and screenwriter brings forth a character of enigmatic aura and mystery and has...

Ryan Gosling and Christina Hendricks to team up for his directorial debut ‘How to Catch a Monster’!

Ryan Gosling’s acting career is so hot right now that any move he makes will be highly anticipated. Which is why it’s pleasantly surprising that the news...

Sequel to ‘Drive’ in the works

‘Drive’ author James Sallis has been making the rounds on his new book, a sequel called ‘Driven’, and apparently he’s been talking about a...

The Italian Online Movie Awards Honor ‘Drive’ with Best Picture!

To be sure, an online award voted on solely by the Italian public isn’t exactly a high profile precursor or anything (more than partly due to coming a few months...

Academy Idol Winner is…Shame

In case you missed the announcement during the LIVE Blog last night, Steve McQueen’s emotionally resonate film, “Shame” won the fifth season of the...

Which Scenes from 2011 will you remember?

Much like Kris Tapley over at In Contention does his list of the 10 best shots of each year, I like to do something similar as well here at The Awards Circuit. The...

2011 ACCA Winners Announced!

The 2011 Awards Circuit Community Awards was one of the most diverse and hottest choices this side of the internet.  This is the only site that gives its readership a...

Academy Idol 5: Top 3 (Movie Trailer Week)

Academy Idol 5: Top 4 Results

Oscar Circuit: Best Sound Editing

And the Nominees Are: Drive The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Hugo Transformers: Dark of the Moon War Horse Just as my colleague and friend Mike Ward detailed the Best...

Which Films Can Stand the Test of Time?

Every year, even though the vast majority of movie releases are all but instantly forgettable, we have some films come out that you just know will be still remembered...

Academy Idol 5: Top 5 (Cinematography Week)

Academy Idol 5: Top 6 Results

MPSE Sound Editors Nominees

Thanks to Sasha Stone @ Awards Daily FEATURE FILMS CATEGORY BEST SOUND EDITING: SOUND EFFECTS AND FOLEY IN A FEATURE FILM Drive Fast Five The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo...

Albert Brooks Thanks the Readers of the Awards Circuit!

 AlbertBrooks @awardscircuit Thanks! Very cool. The “Drive” co-star thanks all of our faithful readers for his Supporting Actor nomination in our annual...

Costume Design Guild Nominations

Excellence in Period Film: “The Artist” (Mark Bridges) “Jane Eyre” (Michael O’Connor) “The Help” (Sharen Davis) “Hugo” (Sandy Powell) “W.E.”...

Sizing Up the Best Film Editing Field

Often called “the invisible art” of the movies, editing is a crucial and frequently undervalued (and misunderstood) element of filmmaking. Even more debatable is how...

Academy Idol 5: Top 6 (Major Guilds Week)

‘Tinker Tailor’ makes a big showing with BAFTA!

“The Artist” and “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy” lead the way with the BAFTA Nominations.  The most exciting is Nicolas Winding Refn’s...

Circuit Roundup (Week Ending 01/15)

It was another busy and exciting week here at The Awards Circuit. Perhaps the most important event that came out of the week were the airings of the first two major...

Are there enough #1 votes for ‘Drive’ to make Best Picture?

The general Oscar prognostication consensus about ‘Drive’ has been for most of the season that it’s going to be one of the sadder snubs of the year at...

Academy Idol 5: Top 7 (Rotten Tomatoes Week)