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Historical Circuit: Top 35 Dance Sequences in Film, Vol. 2

If you read and enjoyed my previous foray into the world of dance in cinema, you’ll notice how easy it was determining what constituted a dance scene – anything highly choreographed. When the musical died out in the 1960s, dance became almost exclusively relegated to movies requiring a need for it, so subsequent generations had to get […]

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Oscar Circuit: Lead Actor

 And the Nominees are… Christian Bale – American Hustle Bruce Dern – Nebraska Leonardo DiCaprio – The Wolf of Wall Street Chiwetel Ejiofor – 12 Years a Slave Matthew McConaughey – Dallas Buyers Club This year marks the first time since 1966 that the entire field is comprised of performances from Best Picture-nominated films. Prior to this quintet, the acting categories were filled with […]

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Oscar Circuit: Supporting Actor

And the Nominees are… Barkhad Abdi – Captain Phillips Bradley Cooper – American Hustle Michael Fassbender – Twelve Years a Slave Jonah Hill – The Wolf of Wall Street Jared Leto – Dallas Buyers Club The Supporting Actor Oscar race is one that has produced a number of surprises over the years. Since the Screen Actors Guild came into play in 1994, only 11 out […]

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Ziegfeld Theater Presents A Film Retrospective Celebrating The Collaboration of Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese on February 13th and 14th

Read the Press Release: NEW YORK, NY (February 10, 2014) – Bow Tie Cinemas Ziegfeld Theater will celebrate the longtime collaboration between Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Martin Scorsese and Academy Award®-nominated actor Leonardo DiCaprio with a two day, five film retrospective on  February 13th and 14th. Kent Jones of the New York Film Society at Lincoln Center will moderate a conversation with DiCaprio, Academy Award®-winning editor […]

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Awards Circuit Opens Community Awards, Staff Announces Best of 2013, Academy Idol Top 5 Open

It’s going to be a big week for the Awards Circuit Community and Awards Circuit Staff.  We have lots to announce and introduce to all of our readers.  First, let me just say, and I firmly believe this, the AwardsCircuit.com community is among the best people out there on the internet movie-blogosphere.  We have respectful, […]