Southside with You

Community: Who are your favorite movie presidents (real or fictional)?

Film history is chock-full of movie presidents, and this weekend, we get another depiction of a sitting president. However, unlike films like “Lincoln,” “W.,” or “Lee Daniel’s The Butler” this story far predates the president’s time in the Oval office. “Southside with You” tells the story of Barack Obama and Michelle Obama on their first date in the late 1980s. […]

Winners of the ‘Lincoln’ Blu-Ray Contest!

Sorry it took so long.  The winners of our Blu-Ray/DVD contest of Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln is down below.  Please send your address information to the editor’s e-mail.  Go to the “About Us” section in the menu and select CONTACT EDITOR. Winners Are: Stephen Nettles (chosen by Terence) CW (chosen by Clayton) missionstatement1224 (chosen at random)

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 3/31)

Hello again, Awards Circuit readers! I hope you all had an enjoyable week, be it celebrating Easter, Passover, or appreciating the simple joys derived from moviegoing. As usual, there was plenty to hunt for at the site this week, though we aren’t in the business of hiding anything worth entertainment value. We began the festivities […]

Oscar Circuit: Best Director

And the nominees are: Amour – Michael Haneke Beasts of the Southern Wild – Benh Zeitlin Life of Pi – Ang Lee Lincoln – Steven Spielberg Silver Linings Playbook – David O. Russell Ah, the film director: the man or woman behind the curtain. The director is the person responsible for the entire production – […]