2017 Academy Award Nominations Announcement – LIVE Stream With LIVE Blog Chat

Happy Oscar nomination day! We’re finally here: The Academy Award nominations for the upcoming 89th annual ceremony. Beginning at 8:18 am ET, the Academy will reveal their nominations on the very best of 2016. We expect plenty of surprises and we’re going to be here with you every step of the way. Down below, you […]

Awards Circuit Announces 2016 ACCA Nominees – WATCH the Nomination Video!

LA LA LAND takes field-leading 15 ACCA nominations. JACKIE and ARRIVAL tie with 10 nominations. NEW YORK (January 23, 2017) – Awards Circuit announced today its nominees for the 2016 Awards Circuit Community Awards. The awards are voted on annually by Awards Circuit’s community of readers from all over the world. Damien Chazelle’s modern musical “La La Land” received the […]

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London Film Critics’ Circle Winners – ‘La La Land’ Wins Overall, Huppert Wins for ‘Things to Come’

The London Film Critics’ Circle held its 37th annual Film Awards Sunday night. The group spread the love around, with “Moonlight,” “Manchester by the Sea” and Isabelle Huppert all receiving two total awards. It was Damien Chazelle’s “La La Land” that ultimately won over the group though, taking Film of the Year honors. Oscar frontrunner Mahershala […]


Box Office: ‘Split’ Surprises Everyone With Huge January Opening

(JANUARY 20 – JANUARY 22, 2017 estimates) “Split” (Opening) – $40,190,000 “xXx: The Return of Xander Cage” (Opening) – $20,000,000 “Hidden Figures” (Week 5) – $16,250,000 “Sing” (Week 5) – $9,036,530 “La La Land” (Week 7) – $8,350,000 “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” (Week 6) – $7,036,000 “Monster Trucks” (Week 2) – $7,000,000 “Patriots […]

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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 […]

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Guild of Music Supervisors Awards Nominations – ‘La La Land,’ Justin Timberlake Pop Up

The Guild of Music Supervisors announced its nominees this morning. “La La Land,” “Sing Street” and Justin Timberlake and his film “Trolls” popped up several times on the film side. Per Billboard, “The awards recognize outstanding music supervisors in 14 categories, representing movies, television, games and trailers.” The seventh annual awards will be held Feb. […]

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Artios Awards Winners – Love for ‘La La Land,’ ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Manchester’ and More

The Casting Society of America held its annual Artios Awards Thursday night. The awards celebrate the best in casting in film, TV and theater. Oscar frontrunners “La La Land,” “Moonlight” and “Manchester by the Sea” all took home an award. Other potential Oscar players “Hidden Figures” and “Hell or High Water” also received some love. […]

Denver Film Critics Society Winners – ‘Moonlight’ Tops, ‘Drive It Like You Stole It’ Sneaks In

The Denver Film Critics Society weighed in with their picks for 2016. As one of the last groups to announce their winners for the year, they mostly went with stock choices across the board. “Moonlight” won top honors in Best Picture and Director. “Hell or High Water” and “Moonlight” took original and adapted screenplay honors, […]

Circuit Breaker Episode 26: DGA, PGA and Top 10 of 2016

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 […]

Recap: Hawaii Film Critics Society Winners – Ties All Around

Some of the last few critics groups weighed in with their decisions over the weekend. Among them was the Hawaii Film Critics Society who dubbed “La La Land” Best Picture. Damien Chazelle also took Best Director. Although those prizes were not split, several of the group’s decisions were. Michael Shannon (“Nocturnal Animals”) and Jeff Bridges (“Hell […]

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Box Office: Oscar Hopefuls ‘Hidden Figures’ and ‘La La Land’ Dominate MLK Weekend

(JANUARY 13 – JANUARY 15, 2017 estimates) “Hidden Figures” (Week 4) – $20,450,000 “La La Land” (Week 6) – $14,500,000 “Sing” (Week 4) – $13,810,970 “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” (Week 5) – $13,759,000 “The Bye Bye Man” (Opening) – $13,378,000 “Patriots Day” (Week 4) – $12,000,000 “Monster Trucks” (Opening) – $10,500,000 “Sleepless” (Opening) […]

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Georgia Film Critics Association – Mahershala Ali Wins Twice

The Georgia Film Critics Association weighed in with their winners Friday. Overall, the group’s choices are unsurprising. Oscar frontrunners “Moonlight” and “La La Land” battled it out for the most wins. “Moonlight” took five overall, with star Mahershala Ali winning twice – once for Best Supporting Actor and once for the Breakthrough Award. The film […]

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Costume Designers Guild Nominations – ‘La La Land,’ ‘Jackie,’ ‘Nocturnal Animals’ Named

The Costume Designers Guild announced their nominations Thursday. The guild, unlike the Academy, breaks its nominees into groups. These include Contemporary, Period and Fantasy Film categories. The group also honors TV and short-form work. “This is Us” star Mandy Moore will host the awards event on Feb. 21. Check out the full list of nominees […]

American Society of Cinematographers Awards Announced: ‘Silence’ Makes the Cut with ‘Moonlight’

The American Society of Cinematographers (or ASC) have announced their nominees where “Silence” has finally received some much deserved recognition for Rodrigo Prieto.  Some other notable and strong inclusions include James Laxton’s elegant work on “Moonlight” and Greig Fraser’s touch on “Lion.” Expected nominees Linus Sandrgen (“La La Land“) and Bradford Young (“Arrival“) rounded out […]