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WATCH: First Trailer for ‘Battle of the Sexes’ From Fox Searchlight

Fox Searchlight debuted the first trailer for the highly anticipated “Battle of the Sexes.” The film is directed by “Little Miss Sunshine” alumni Valerie Faris & Jonathan Dayton. It is the story of the 1973 tennis match between #1 pro Billie Jean King (Academy Award winner Emma Stone) and former champion Bobby Riggs (Academy Award […]

Production Wraps on ‘The Favourite’ With Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz From Yorgos Lanthimos and Fox Searchlight Pictures

Read the Press Release: LONDON, May 15, 2017 – Element Pictures and Scarlet Films announced today that principal photography on THE FAVOURITE has wrapped in London. Fox Searchlight Pictures, Film4 and Waypoint Entertainment partnered on the production of the film and it will be released worldwide by Fox Searchlight Pictures.  The film is directed by Academy […]

Community: What Are Your Favorite Female-Driven Comedies?

This week we see the release of “Snatched,” a film starring comedy icon Goldie Hawn and modern day superstar Amy Schumer. Hawn’s taken much of the 2000s off, making “Snatched” a moment to provide a retrospective view of her career. With eyes on female-driven comedy films, what are your favorite female-driven comedies? We’ve got a few of […]

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CHECK OUT: First Look Images From ‘Battle of the Sexes’ With Emma Stone and Steve Carell

Newly minted Oscar winner Emma Stone and Steve Carell bring tennis players Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs to life in new images from their upcoming film “Battle of the Sexes.” Check out the first look images below, courtesy of People:   The filmmakers behind “Little Miss Sunshine,” Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris, are directing. […]

Awards Speculation: Female-Centric Films to Look Forward To in 2017

Every year, news outlets point to a film or media study to underscore the case that the entertainment industry is overcoming systemic practices of sexism. Last year, the female-led “Ghostbusters” reboot got people excited about the progressive steps studios were taking to end patriarchy in Hollywood. Around the same time, journalists were quick to point […]

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‘Battle of the Sexes’ With Emma Stone, Steve Carell to Debut in September

Mark your calendars. Real-life tennis tale “Battle of the Sexes” – starring newly minted Best Actress winner Emma Stone and Steve Carell – will hit theaters Sept. 22. The date puts it up against Lionsgate’s firefighting drama “Granite Mountain,” as well as Warner Bros.’ animated “The LEGO Ninjago Movie.” The filmmakers behind “Little Miss Sunshine,” Jonathan Dayton […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 34: ‘Logan’s’ Oscar Chances, Acting Preview, and ‘Kong: Skull Island’

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 […]

OSCARS: Taking A Look at the 2017 Hopefuls for the Academy

We’re already moving to a new Oscar season. As proven by the shocking Oscar win for Barry Jenkins’ masterpiece “Moonlight” at this year’s Academy Awards, the demographic and tastes of AMPAS is changing. While there are still hindrances and biases against certain films and genres (like superhero films, comedy or sci-fi), we could see some […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 32: Instant Oscars Reactions Following the Show

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 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 […]