Awards Profile: Inherent Vice

Directed and Written By: Paul Thomas Anderson Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Reese Witherspoon, Benicio del Toro, Martin Short, Jena Malone, Maya Rudolph, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Katherine Waterston, Eric Roberts and Sasha Pieterse. Synopsis: In 1970s Los Angeles, protagonist Larry “Doc” Sportello investigates the disappearance of a former girlfriend. The prolific writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson has […]


Circuit 3: Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman celebrated his 46th birthday on July 23. The talented actor got his start in television, appearing in an episode of  Law & Order in 1991. The following year Hoffman broke through into film, starring in four films including Scent of a Woman opposite Al Pacino and Chris O’Donnell. Hoffman’s career started with supporting roles, […]

Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 3/3)

Hello, Awards Circuit devotees! I hope you’ve all recovered from last Sunday’s Oscar ceremony, because the fun is far from over. Following the pivotal show, you’ll see we’ve released some correlating articles, including Anna Belickis’ “Best Dressed List” and Joey Magidson’s post-ceremony reflection piece on whether Argo was always the big winner. As much as […]