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    Talking ‘Mitty’ and Being a Character Actor with Adrian Martinez

    I’m fascinated by character actors, as I’m sure many of you are as well. I’m especially fascinated when they start showing up in higher profile roles and begin to edge towards the cusp of going from “that guy” to an actor whose name you know immediately. For Adrian Martinez, 2013 was certainly one of those […] More

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    Community Reactions: Your Thoughts on the Holiday Movie Releases

    So many films are opening in theaters today, some just in full release.  Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street, Ben Stiller’s The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Peter Berg’s Lone Survivor, John Wells’ August: Osage County, John Lee Hancock’s Saving Mr. Banks, and Ralph Fiennes’ The Invisible Woman.  Wow…that was a mouth full.  And […] More


    Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 73: AFI Recap, Studio Placements, Oscar Talk Play in new window | Download () | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreWelcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things film, television, and entertainment. We have a jam-packed agenda, while celebrating the centennial of Mark Johnson. […] More

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    AFI Fest: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (★★½)

    I wanted to love every minute of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Instead, I quite enjoyed about half of this disjointed, uneven film from Ben Stiller. Walter Mitty (Stiller) is a daydreamer, frequently getting lost in a vivid imagination that includes daring rescues, amazing fights, and crazy adventures. These moments cause him to be […] More

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    Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces ‘Ben Stiller Directs’ in December

    THE CAREER RETROSPECTIVE INCLUDES ALL FIVE FILMS DIRECTED BY STILLER. HE WILL ALSO APPEAR IN-PERSON FOR ZOOLANDER AND THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY This is good exposure for Ben Stiller, who’s upcoming film “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” was received with mixed praise from the New York critics.  The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced that […] More

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    Emile Hirsch To Play John Belushi In Upcoming Biopic

    Emile Hirsch has been tapped to star as John Belushi in Steve Conrad’s untitled biopic about the late comedy icon. Belushi’s close friend Dan Aykroyd will be exec producing. Filming is set to start in the spring with Conrad directing from his own adapted script. The film will chronicle Belushi’s life, from his days at […] More

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    2014 Oscar Predictions – New York Film Festival Wrap Up and Predictions Update

    New York Film Festival wrapped up this past weekend and we have a good idea about certain films we were eager to get answered.  New Oscar Predictions have been updated and we’re ready to get into this head on.  Paul Greengrass‘ “Captain Phillips” opened the festival to outstanding reviews and opened in theaters this past […] More

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    The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (★★)

    NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL: The East Coast crowd was the first to finally get a look at Ben Stiller‘s long-awaited remake of “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” in which he stars with Academy Award nominee Kristen Wiig and Academy Award winners Shirley MacLaine and Sean Penn.  Expectations were high following a trailer that wowed […] More

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    Best Actor Predictions – Can Hanks Become the New Day-Lewis?

    For the past two years, Meryl Streep and Daniel Day-Lewis joined a very small group of actors that have won three Academy Awards.  Streep won two Oscars in Lead Actress for “Sophie’s Choice” and “The Iron Lady” and won in Supporting Actress for “Kramer vs. Kramer.”  Day-Lewis has the most Lead Actor wins in history. […] More

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    2014 Oscar Predictions – The Standout “Supporters”

    The race is really heating up at the moment, infusing all the different ticks and beats that will set us up for a surprising and interesting awards season.  Many of the big contenders have been seen and weighed in on.  “12 Years a Slave” sits at the top of the pack at the moment, awaiting […] More

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