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    Film Review: ‘The Turning’ Refuses to Confront Its Revelations

    Releasing a horror movie in January is a risky business, and sadly Floria Sigismondi’s “The Turning” will roll eyes more than turn heads. Chad and Cary W. Hayes of “The Conjuring” fame churn out another frightful screenplay, except this one fumbles by pushing conflicting conceptual agendas without any obligation to see them through. This leads […] More

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    WATCH: Chilling First Trailer Released For Horror ‘The Turning,’ From Floria Sigismondi

    Universal Pictures have released the first trailer for “The Turning,” a horror film directed by Floria Sigismondi. The film stars Brooklynn Prince (“The Florida Project”), Finn Wolfhard (“It Chapter Two”), Mackenzie Davis (“Terminator: Dark Fate”) and Joely Richardson (“Red Sparrow”). The Turning takes us to a mysterious estate in the Maine countryside, where newly appointed […] More

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    Nevada Film Critics Society Says ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri’ is Best Film of 2017

    The Nevada Film Critics Society announced their winners for the Best of 2017. “Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri” and “The Shape of Water” were popular with the critics group, winning three each. Director Guillermo del Toro was chosen as Best Director again, and Sally Hawkins won Best Actress. There was a tie for Best Actor […] More

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    Final SAG Predictions – Will the SAG Ensemble Curse Be Broken?

    The SAG Nominations are tomorrow, lighting up an epicenter of talk about which performers and films will land Oscar nominations on Jan. 23.  As always, we’re looking at what films the membership may not have seen in time, anticipating snubs as just “mishaps” on the awards circuit. We know the voting body has not seen […] More

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    Circuit Breaker Episode 68: Supporting Actor Double Trouble, Christopher Plummer, and AFI Kicks Off Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:18:30 — 179.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreWelcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from featuring host Clayton Davis along with panelists Sam Coffey, Mark Johnson, Joey Magidson, and Karen Peterson. We discuss movies, […] More

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    OSCARS: First SAG Predictions and Tapping into the Acting Branch and TV Voting Bloc

    As we move into mid-October, the awards season is beginning to take shape, in the sense that we are getting our first reactions to some of the year’s most anticipated films.  This week, the New York Film Festival will wrap up with Woody Allen’s “Wonder Wheel” from Amazon Studios.  Aside from Allen in an Original […] More

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    WATCH: First Trailer for Sean Baker’s ‘The Florida Project’ from A24

    From A24: Warm, winning and gloriously alive, Sean Baker’s “The Florida Project” is a deeply moving and unforgettably poignant look at childhood. Set on a stretch of highway just outside the imagined utopia of Disney World, “The Florida Project” follows six-year-old Moonee (Brooklynn Prince in a stunning breakout turn) and her rebellious mother Halley (Bria Vinaite, another […] More