2014 Oscar Predictions – Hanks and McConaughey, the new Hunter and Thompson?

I can’t believe it’s already November.  The season has already shown a bit of itself with the Gotham Awards announcing their nominations, but that’s relatively unimportant when it comes to the Oscar predicting.  New York Film Critics Circle will unveil their first batch of winners on December 3, leaving room for Los Angeles and National […]

‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Moving to Christmas, ‘Jack Ryan’ Pushed to 2014?

According to an exclusive from the LA Times, they are reporting that Martin Scorsese‘s long-awaited “The Wolf of Wall Street” starring Academy Award nominee Leonardo DiCaprio will be shifting from its November 15th release to Christmas day.  Paramount Pictures, the film’s distributor, has not yet confirmed this but word has been that Scorsese is trimming […]

‘All is Lost’ Positioned for Oscar Race, ’12 Years a Slave’ Debuts Strong

This weekend the Oscar juggernauts that are J.C. Chandor‘s “All is Lost” and Steve McQueen‘s “12 Years a Slave” opened in limited release.  Though they had no chance against the money-making “Gravity” – the two have received the lion’s share of critical endorsement and support. Chandor’s film, which screened a few weeks ago at NYFF […]

2014 Oscar Predictions – New York Film Festival Wrap Up and Predictions Update

New York Film Festival wrapped up this past weekend and we have a good idea about certain films we were eager to get answered.  New Oscar Predictions have been updated and we’re ready to get into this head on.  Paul Greengrass‘ “Captain Phillips” opened the festival to outstanding reviews and opened in theaters this past […]

Best Actor Predictions – Can Hanks Become the New Day-Lewis?

For the past two years, Meryl Streep and Daniel Day-Lewis joined a very small group of actors that have won three Academy Awards.  Streep won two Oscars in Lead Actress for “Sophie’s Choice” and “The Iron Lady” and won in Supporting Actress for “Kramer vs. Kramer.”  Day-Lewis has the most Lead Actor wins in history. […]

2014 Oscar Predictions – Best Supporting Actor Updated!

The Oscar Predictions update week continues with Best Supporting Actor. Like always, the category has unlimited possibilities from the veterans to the newcomers.  The word on the street is Bruce Dern will be looking for a Lead Actor citation for his role in Alexander Payne’s “Nebraska.”  That opens up the category significantly.  There are some […]