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    Six Circuit: Which 2000 Best Director Hopeful Got Shut Out For Double Steven Soderbergh Nominations?

    Welcome to the forty-third entry in our Six Circuit series. Rules prohibit actors from being nominated twice in the same category. That’s why performers like Kate Winslet pull “category fraud” to try and earn nominations in both lead and supporting (see the 2008 race). However, there is no such rule that prohibits a director from being […] More

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    Film Review: Disney Continues Celebration of STEM Girls with ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’

    To usher in the holiday season, Disney returns with another live-action tale for families to enjoy together. Now, the studio brings to life a new adaptation of a beloved story with “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms.” The new film comes from E.T.A. Hoffman’s story, “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” from 1816. In that […] More

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    WATCH: Disney Brings Back Classic Christmas Magic in ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’ Trailer

    In celebration of the holiday season, Disney released the first trailer for Lasse Hällstrom’s “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms,” a magical Christmas story with enough starpower to create an instant classic. Based on the 1816 fairytale “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” from E.T.A. Hoffman and Tchaikovsky’s fanciful ballet, a young girl named Clara […] More