- “Beasts of the Southern Wild”
- “Life of Pi”
- “The Master”
- “Moonrise Kingdom”
- “Rust and Bone”
- “Silver Linings Playbook”
- “This Is Not a Film”
- “Zero Dark Thirty”
January 21, 2013
'The Perks of Being a Wallflower' joins the Oscar lineup for Adapted Screenplay with the USC Scripter Award Nominees...
January 15, 2013
“Beasts of the Southern Wild”
“Life of Pi”
“The Perks of Being a Wallflower”
“Silver Linings Playbook”
What films and performances are in the lead for Oscar...Check out the Precursors Page!
December 19, 2012
If you haven’t had an opportunity or unaware that it exists, our 2012 Precursors Page is up and running, keeping a tally of all the awards being given out throughout the season.
Take a look at the leaders below: Read more on 2012 Precursor Check-In…
Spielberg's film wins four awards with the Texans....
December 18, 2012
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted the historical epic LINCOLN as the best film of 2012, according to the results of its 19th annual critics’ poll released today.
Rounding out the composite list of the top 10 films of the year were ARGO (2), ZERO DARK THIRTY (3), LIFE OF PI (4), LES MISERABLES (5), MOONRISE KINGDOM (6), SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (7), SKYFALL (8), THE MASTER (9) and BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD (10).
For Best Actor, the association named Daniel Day-Lewis for LINCOLN. Runners-up included Joaquin Phoenix for THE MASTER (2), John Hawkes for THE SESSIONS (3), Hugh Jackman for LES MISERABLES (4) and Denzel Washington for FLIGHT (5).
Jessica Chastain was voted Best Actress for ZERO DARK THIRTY. Next in the voting were Jennifer Lawrence for SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (2), Helen Mirren for HITCHCOCK (3), Emmanuelle Riva for AMOUR (4) and a tie between Quvenzhane Wallis for BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD and Naomi Watts for THE IMPOSSIBLE (5). Read more on Dallas Fort-Worth Critics Names ‘Lincoln’ as Best Picture!…
'Beasts of the Southern Wild' also gets a boost with 9 nominations...
December 14, 2012
2012 CHICAGO FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION NOMINEES
Christoph Waltz, John Goodman, and Bruce Willis all land Supporting Actor nominations...
Genre pictures like 'The Avengers' and 'Skyfall' land Best Picture nominations...
'Take this Waltz' and 'The Impossible' land nominations for Best Picture...
December 10, 2012
Washington Film Critics have announced their winners after just announcing their nominees a day ago. Zero Dark Thirty emerged victorious along with director Kathryn Bigelow.
Read the Press Release and check out the full list of winners down below:
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December 10, 2012
FRIENDLY REMINDER: Ann Dowd joining Power Hour TODAY, LIVE at 6pm Eastern time.
December 9, 2012
The winners will appear in this space as they are announced. Make sure to include your predictions in the comment section. My predictions can be found here.
Might as well also use this space to give a friendly reminder that Ann Dowd will be joining The Awards Circuit Power Hour this week and we’ll be broadcasting LIVE. There’s a call in number where you can listen to the show and have an opportunity to talk with us and Ann. We’re also using this as our “FYC Telethon” where you call in and give me your recommendation for my BFCA ballot.
All the festivities begin at 6:00pm Eastern time TODAY! Call: (347) 237-5231
WINNERS FROM BOSTON (being updated):
WINNERS FROM LOS ANGELES (being updated)
WINNERS FROM NEW YORK FILM CRITICS ONLINE (being updated)
'Les Miserables' and 'Lincoln' lead the nominations...
December 9, 2012
Spielberg’s Lincoln and Hooper’s Les Miserables make an impressive showing with the relatively young organization. Javier Bardem from Skyfall and Samantha Barks from Les Miserables make their first showings of the season with nominations. Is there momentum to build for either of the them?
December 5, 2012
Winners will be announced somewhere between 12:00pm and 2:00pm Eastern time. We’ll be bringing you the winners here. Make sure to include your own predictions of who’s going to get an Oscar boost today and read my predictions to the awards here.
Best Film: ZERO DARK THIRTY
Best Director: Kathryn Bigelow, ZERO DARK THIRTY
Best Actor: Bradley Cooper, SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
Best Actress: Jessica Chastain, ZERO DARK THIRTY
Best Supporting Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio, DJANGO UNCHAINED
Best Supporting Actress: Ann Dowd, COMPLIANCE
Best Original Screenplay: Rian Johnson, LOOPER
Best Adapted Screenplay: David O. Russell, SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK
Best Animated Feature: WRECK-IT RALPH
Special Achievement in Filmmaking: Ben Affleck, ARGO
Best Directorial Debut: Benh Zeitlin, BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD
Best Foreign Language Film: AMOUR
Best Documentary: SEARCHING FOR SUGARMAN
William K. Everson Film History Award: 50 YEARS OF BOND FILMS
Best Ensemble: LES MISÉRABLES
Spotlight Award: John Goodman (ARGO, FLIGHT, PARANORMAN, TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE)
NBR Freedom of Expression Award: CENTRAL PARK FIVE
NBR Freedom of Expression Award: PROMISED LAND
Top 5 Foreign Language Films (in alphabetical order)
Top 5 Documentaries (in alphabetical order)
Top 10 Independent Films (in alphabetical order)