With would-be front-runners Ben Affleck and Kathryn Bigelow out of this category, it’s now a two-way race for Best Director!
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Friday, February 22, 2013 Justin Jagoe
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Justin Jagoe
Of the supporting Actor and Actress races, one is all too easy to predict. The other one, however, is the year’s most unpredictable.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 G Clark Finfrock
G Clark offers Quick Takes on ‘Amour,’ ‘Barbara,’ ‘On the Road,’ ‘Sister Peach,’ a classic horror film, and a recent Adrien Brody trainwreck.
Saturday, December 8, 2012 G Clark Finfrock
Kim Ki-duk’s Golden Lion-winning ‘Pietà’ is a violent, relentless film about a sociopath, too concerned with shocking its audience to be truly effective.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 G Clark Finfrock
This week’s DVD and Blu-Ray releases include offerings from Criterion, Warner Bros, Ghibli, some über-amusing horror flicks, and ALL THE TARANTINO.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 G Clark Finfrock
Switzerland’s latest Best Foreign Film Oscar entry, Sister, provides a realistic, sometimes devastating window into the life of a pair of have-nots in modern Switzerland.
Thursday, October 4, 2012 G Clark Finfrock
Brazil’s submission to the 85th Academy Awards, The Clown, is a magical confection mixing equal parts Wes Anderson, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, and Federico Fellini.
Thursday, June 7, 2012 Davin Lacksonen
Tarantino’s latest gets a beautiful but messy trailer. Everything in it looks good, but the presentation is lacking.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 Justin Jagoe
‘The Artist’ accused of rape, new rules for nonfiction Oscar hopefuls, and a rare fluff interview from Jon Stewart.
Thursday, December 29, 2011 Justin Jagoe
A pre-emptive look at the people, movies, moments, and anything else unlikely to receive the credit (or derision) they deserve in 2011.
Saturday, November 5, 2011 Justin Jagoe
Movies from Alexander Payne and David Cronenberg as well as what to look forward to at Film Misery in November.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 Alex Carlson
Seasoned veterans and up and comers will clash in this year’s race.