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  • Editor Top Films of 2012 – The Year of the Film

    2012 went in the blink of an eye.  By July of last year, I was fearful of how the year would turn out for film.  At that point my top two films, Beasts of the Southern Wild and Moonrise Kingdom were very good but nothing that I wanted to be in the top-tier of my […] More

  • Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 12/16)

    Aside from the 84th Annual Academy Awards™, there was no bigger week this year at The Awards Circuit than this one. Sunday began with three critics groups — Los Angeles Film Critics Association, Boston Film Critics and New York Film Critics Online — announcing their winners and runners-up for the best in Film 2012. Zero […] More

  • Seth MacFarlane to Follow Up ‘Ted’ with Western Comedy

    After his surprisingly successful live-action directorial debut, Ted, Seth MacFarlane is gearing up for his next project, which he plans to direct and star in.   He’s joined by his Ted co-writers, Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, in penning A Million Ways to Die in the West, an offbeat comedy in the vein of Blazing […] More

  • Seth MacFarlane to Host the Oscars!

    Oh wow. I think I love this! Read the Press Release: BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Seth MacFarlane will host the 85th Academy Awards®, telecast producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. This will be MacFarlane’s first appearance on Oscar’s stage. The 85th Academy Awards will be broadcast live on Oscar® Sunday, February 24, on […] More

  • Circuit Round-Up (Week Ending 7/1)

    Hello everyone! I am officially back to bring you the weekly recap on all that went down at The Awards Circuit. I would like to thank Robert Hamer for doing a tremendous job taking over the reins for two weeks during my deep entrenchment in the Los Angeles Film Festival. Speaking of Los Angeles’ most […] More

  • Red Band Trailer for Seth McFarlane’s ‘Ted’!

    I like the TV work of Seth McFarlane. It’s hardly mature, but ‘Family Guy’ can always make me laugh, and ‘things like ‘American Dad’ and ‘The Cleveland Show’ are above average entertainment. As such, I’ve been keenly interested in his jump to feature films. Instead of taking the easy route and doing a ‘Family Guy’ […] More