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New Images Released for ‘Trumbo’ with Bryan Cranston, Helen Mirren, and Diane Lane

Just ahead of its announcement of premiering at the upcoming Toronto Film Festival, Jay Roach’s “Trumbo” has released new images with stars Bryan...

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Awards Profile: Trumbo

One of cinema's greatest screenwriters gets the big screen treatment; can it reap Oscars?

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Are There Legitimate Musical/Comedy Contenders for the Golden Globes?

The 2014 Musical/Comedy races at the Golden Globes look bleak. After one of the best Musical/Comedy fields in memory in 2014, it looks like we’re back to a crop of...

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Six Spot #9: Best Actress 2012

Welcome back to The Six Spot! In case you missed last week’s 2013 Best Actor Six Spot, you can catch it here. ***DISCLAIMER — please refrain from spoiling the...

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Production Begins on the Adaptation of ‘The Hundred-Foot Journey’

Read the Press Release: BURBANK, Calif. (October 9, 2013) – Production has begun in southwest France on “The Hundred-Foot Journey,” based on the best-selling...

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Historical Circuit: Gosford Park (2001) – (★★★½)

As rain pummels the 1932 English countryside, a unique and diverse cast of characters slowly arrives at the door of Lord William and Lady Sylvia McCordle (Michael...

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Women in Cinema: Female Sexuality and the Biopic

Who’s having sex and who isn’t in the celebrity world is nothing new, and pointless to report on.  Who are we to demand celebrities discuss their most intimate...

New Trailer for ‘Red 2′

Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren, and Mary-Louise Parker are back for the sequel to the action/comedy film, Red. In Red 2, the returning gang will be joined by...

The Golden Globes: Worst Dressed

Does it every cross your mind what persuaded someone to pick a certain outfit to wear on the red carpet? Over the years I’ve grown to love fashion, and if I had the...

Women in Cinema- The “Oscarettes”: Who will be nominated for Best Actress?

With the Oscar nominations being announced tomorrow morning and all other nominations revealed, it’s that time folks where we all wonder and debate who will be honored...

Analysis of the Golden Globe Nominations

The stars have aligned for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.  They announced their nominations for the 70th annual Golden Globe Awards.  For the first time,...

Snippet Reviews: ‘Hitchcock,’ ‘Killing Them Softly,’ and ‘Any Day Now’

Sacha Gervasi’s much-anticipated Hitchcock was supposed to deliver a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the Master of Suspense’s masterpiece (Psycho)...

Oscar Circuit – Music vs. History

With two (really one) contender left to be unveiled, this is the most exciting awards race I’ve covered in all my years of Oscar prognosticating.  Every category...

Hitchcock (**)

One of the more intriguing additions to the slate of Oscar contending films in 2012 is Hitchcock, a quasi-biopic which focuses on the legendary Alfred Hitchcock’s...

Weekend Openings: (11/21-11/23)

What better way to start off the extended holiday weekend than stranded on with boat with a tiger in the visual and spiritual journey that is Life of Pi?  We can also...

Morning spent with the cast and crew of ‘Hitchcock’

Press junkets are a strange animal, to say the least. Sometimes they’re a lot of fun, but sometimes they can frankly be a mess. Luckily, late last week I was privy...

Hitchcock (***)

There’s a lot of different ways that one could approach a biopic of legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock, but director Sacha Gervasi has certainly found a unique...

Oscar Circuit – “Master” of Networking?

As the awards season is underway, multiple scenarios are playing out in my mind suggesting what can occur for the remainder of the year.  Films like The Hobbit: An...

Hitchcock (***½)

Sacha Gervasi’s Hitchcock is a curious creation. Adapted from Stephen Rebello’s biographical novel, Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho, this biopic of “The...

Sizing Up: Best Actress

I’m back once again ladies and gentlemen to do some more Sizing Up! This time around I’m going to be tackling the somewhat slight Best Actress field. For many,...

Oscar Circuit: “10 Weeks to Go”

The Oscar race is beginning to formulate itself.  As it stands the Academy Awards have positioned themselves to be the wildest of wild cards of the Oscar season....

New ‘Hitchcock’ Poster Pays Homage to its Roots

A new poster has dropped for Sacha Gervasi’s heavily anticipated new film, Hitchcock, which will share the love story between the famous titular director (played...

Oscar Circuit: “If I Had a Magic Lamp…”

Attempting to keep a pulse on the season has presented some challenges as of late for the 2013 Oscars and its predictions.  It can be argued that we don’t have...

Battle of the Late Contenders – Hitchcock vs. Promise

As you all know, this year, like almost every other awards season, we’ve had a few party-crashers looking to shake up the slow march to the Oscar nominations by...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 21: Scott Feinberg joins, AMPAS Changes, and Lock vs. Hope

The Awards Circuit Editor and Staff is joined by the great Scott Feinberg this week in our Awards Circuit Power Hour!  Keeping track and discussing all the possible...