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Oscars 2014 Will Win/Should Win Selections (Sam Coffey)

Clayton has given me the honor of being the first Awards Circuit writer out of the gate to cement my Academy Award predictions.  All the guilds and groups have weighed...

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Sound Editor Awards Give Love to ‘Captain Phillips’ and ‘Gravity’

Another precursor made the rounds this past weekend for our obsessing pleasure, with the Motion Picture Sound Editors’s 61st annual Golden Reel Awards chiming in....

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Oscars: BAFTA Weighs In, Time to Throw Out the Playbooks

This sh** just got real.  The Academy Awards (or Oscars) are exactly two weeks away and this race is completely wide open in so many ways.  With ballots officially in...

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Oscar Circuit: Production Design

And the Nominees are… American Hustle – Judy Becker (Production Design); Heather Loeffler (Set Decoration) Gravity – Andy Nicholson (Production...

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Art Directors Guild winners include ‘Gravity’, ‘The Great Gatsby’, and ‘Her’

Doing absolutely nothing to clear up the Best Production Design race at the Oscars, the 18th annual Art Directors Guild awards spread the wealth among three of the top...

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Best of 2013: Davis Awards Choose Breakthrough and Body of Work Mentions

The next phase of the Best of the Year citations continue with some highlights of many actors and actresses that will likely not get too many mentions at the end of the...

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2014 Grammy Nominations – Jay Z leads with Nine, Timberlake Scores Seven

Jay-Z led the 2014 Grammy nominations with nine.  On the film front, “Argo” looks to continue its sweep from last year with a Best Score nomination...

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Alec Baldwin Will Compete in Lead Actor at the BAFTA Awards for ‘Blue Jasmine’

As category placements continue to be determined over the next few weeks (and films evidently getting a 2014 push), we have learned of one of the more peculiar...

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Warner Bros. Launches Awards Site – ‘Gravity’ and ‘Her’ Set for Oscar Play

Warner Bros. sent out e-mails to all major awards guilds, including the Broadcast Film Critics Association, today announcing the launch of their awards site with...

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Oscar Circuit – Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

We are a few days away from the close of the second quarter and the first half of the 2013.  I think it’s safe to say, it’s been an uneventful stretch of...

Around the Circuit: May 11 – 17

Link(s) of the week: Brad Brevet at Rope of Silicon previews the Cannes Film Festival by listing the ten films he is anticipating the most. Meanwhile, Pete Hammond at...

Oscar Circuit – The Studio Assessment Part 1

It’s time to dive, dive in deep…well, at least as deep as you can in May.  As I attempted to unveil the newest set of Oscar Predictions, I realized how many...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 49: Movie Trailers, Emmy Talk, and Our First 2014 Oscar Contenders!

As we inch closer to our 50th podcast episode, the writers and I talk about quite a bit this week.  Of course, after the HUGE week of trailers, our first half of the...

Around the Circuit: May 4 – May 10

  Link(s) of the week: Kris Tapley of In Contention has seen The Great Gatsby and now assesses the film’s chances at being an awards player later this year.

Weekend Openings: 5/10/2013

Leave it to Baz Luhrmann to take a classic American novel like The Great Gatsby,  ripe with questions about the moral depravity of American society and its fixation on...

The Great Gatsby (**½)

Baz Luhrmann sure knows how to bring the bombast to his take on The Great Gatsby, but in the end he’s just the latest filmmaker to fail in his attempt to bring the...

The 10 Most Anticipated Films: Summer 2013

May is upon us, and while Summer might technically be another month and a half away, for us movie lovers May means the beginning of the Summer blockbuster season. Of...

Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 47: Next Great Oscar Host, Cannes Festival Lineup, ACCA 1999 Nominations!

Awards Circuit Power Hour is up and alive again this week with a jammed-packed agenda for all of your listening pleasures.  A lot of great stuff to talk about from the...

Cannes Film Festival Includes ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’, ‘Only God Forgives’, Roman Polanski, and More!

As we all wait for the “official” announcement of the films that will be playing at this year’s prestigious Cannes Film Festival, IndieWire seems to...

Final Trailer for ‘Great Gatsby’ and Sample Soundtrack

If nothing else, Baz Luhrman’s The Great Gatsby is going for opulence in extremes and if the movie fails it won’t be because of his lack in trying to...

Gorgeous Character Posters for ‘The Great Gatsby’ and ‘Kick-Ass 2′

As the summer blockbuster season gets ready to get underway, studios and their marketing teams are hard at work making sure their films are getting the proper push.  On...

Cannes 2013: ‘The Great Gatsby’ to Open the Festival

Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby has been tapped to open this year’s Cannes Film Festival on May 15th. Following in the footsteps of Pixar’s Up...

‘Stoker’, ‘Gatsby’, and ‘Wonder’ Get New Posters!

As we get ready to enter the brand new year, it’s never too late to get on the ball for potential Oscar contenders coming down the pike.  Chan-wook Park’s...

New Trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Great Gatsby’

After debuting a set of new posters, Warner Bros. has released a new trailer for Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby.  Opening in May 2013, Luhrmann’s film...

‘Great Gatsby’ Posters Showcase Edgerton and Fisher!

Check out Edgerton’s poster after the jump.