BOX OFFICE: Oscar Movies Move In

Thanks to the success of TRON Legacy the overall Box Office this weekend was up 51% over last weekend. The changes were enough that Black Swan was able to increase its total gross by 151%…

68th Annual Golden Globe Nominations 2011

'The King's Speech' gets a boost, 'True Grit' and '127 Hours' get snubbed and the Musical/Comedy category is pure insanity in this year's list of nominations. In order for space preservation, I will reserve my…

Predicting the LA and NY Critics Awards

Two of the most highly regarded precursors are the annual awards given by the New York Film Critics Circle and the Los Angeles Film Critics Association. These critics Awards are becoming more influential in every…

MONTHLY HIGHLIGHTS: December

December hits tomorrow and with the Christmas season, the world of cinema is always alive full force. December is the biggest month for the box office outside of the summer and the awards circuit begins. This…

Of the Weekend – 11.26-28.10

Read of the Weekend: The annual actors on actors features have begun at Variety with Amy Ryan, Laura Dern, and Colin Firth commenting on the actors in The Kids Are All Right. [Variety] News of…

Predicting the Oscar Winners 4 Months Out

With over a month before the first precursors begin to get doled out by the major awards bodies much of the conversation across the internet is about which ten films and which five performers will…

Gotham Independent Film Award Nominations 2010

It won't be long before precursor season begins and every new day will bring with it Award announcements from critics groups, independent film boards, and the various guilds. Every year the Gotham Independent Film Awards…

POLL: Best Actress Bening vs. Portman

Last week post Telluride we had a little fun with the Best Actor category this year. 60% thought Colin Firth has a better chance at a nomination than James Franco. Now that we know that…