VIDEO: Children Re-Enact Best Picture Nominees

Here's a good way to come down from the Oscar nomination adrenaline (everyone gets adrenaline, right?). AOL has released a video series of young children re-enacting films that were nominated for Best Picture. Among those…

5 Oscar Surprises for Tuesday Morning

The Oscar nominations are almost here. Less than 4 days away. The excitement is in the air despite the race being somewhat predictable at this time. However nominations morning always brings in a couple of…

2010 IN REVIEW: Davin’s Top Ten

Well, it's a new year. That means finishing off this Oscar season (or starting it), looking back one last time, and then getting jacked for a bunch of movies we won't see for months while…

Las Vegas and Detroit Critics Awards 2010

The two biggest award-getters this year continue to be The Social Network and Winter's Bone with the former almost sweeping all critical awards this season. A film that was initially considered a major frontrunner, but…

New York Film Critics Online Awards 2010

The New York Film Critics Online announce a pretty familiar list of winners in their annual batch of awards. There are not too many surprises and they echo every critics group so far by giving…

Golden Satellite Award Nominations 2010

I am playing catch-up on some precursor nominations in order to compile the precursors page, which will be coming early next week. The Golden Satellite Awards are among the biggest joke in the precursor season.…

Quick Takes – 11.28.10

Babies (2010) Grade: B | 1st Viewing You would have to be a heartless jerk to not receive some joy from watching this film. There is no narrative whatsoever to the film and almost no…

47 Movies to See Before the 2011 Oscars

With the updated batch of Oscar predictions comes an update to the chart of movies to see before the late February ceremony. Currently the ten films that I have predicted to get nominated for Best…

REVIEW: ‘127 Hours’

Grade: A-   The scene works. In fact, it not only works, it is spectacular. It is very brief, and many may find it underwhelming, considering the hype surrounding it (several people have fainted). But…