If its Oscar chances don’t play out, at least ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ has the Spirit Awards to cherish, amongst other indie gem winners!
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The Alliance of Women Film Journalists were most taken with ‘Zero Dark Thirty’, but had some fun with their specialty awards.
There are no clear frontrunners in the Oscar race this year, but here is who I think will get nominated and who won’t.
‘Argo,’ ‘Lincoln,’ ‘Silver Linings Playbook,’ ‘Les Misérables,’ and ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ each nab Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations.
Far more than a treacly ode to America’s most beloved president, ‘Lincoln’ is a witty, insightful and thoroughly engrossing tribute to the feats and follies of an American democracy.
‘The Sessions’ is a predictable plot exercise that misses too many opportunities.
Review of ‘Martha Marcy May Marlene,’ thoughts on Brett Ratner Oscar controversy, and a tough top 5 list.
My second day at the Chicago International Film festival was quite the experience…
Review of ‘Contagion, Most Anticipated Movies Final Poll, Review of Stanley Kubrick’s ‘The Killing,’ plus recommendations and the usual…
With the enormous amount of activity recently in the precursor race, enough has been gathered to give us a few pretty clear ideas about the direction of the Oscar race.
‘The King’s Speech’ and ‘The Fighter’ lead this year’s batch of nominations. What do you think they indicate for the state of the Oscar race?
The SDFCS decide to mix it up a bit and provide the most diverse batch of awards I have seen this season. Only one of them goes to ‘The Social Network’…
Check out ‘Winterâ€™s Bone’ and the Millennium trilogy if you havenâ€™t yet and think you can stomach them. Sci-fi and Kubrick make for decent blu-ray purchases.