A review of Guillermo Del Toro’s latest, ‘The Shape of Water,’ followed by a discussion of how the still-young Awards season is shaping up.
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Reviews of Paterson, Tikkun, and reactions to possibly the strangest Oscars telecast ever.
In the aftermath of a… surprising 2017 Oscar ceremony, we look at and rank every film honored just by being nominees.
The Official Film Misery Live Blog for the 89th Academy Awards. G Clark give you winners, predictions, and his inimitable wit and insight!
An overview of what the nominees for the 89th Academy Awards *should* have been if the Academy had a lick of sense about them.
The second year of a new tradition: G Clark walks through who he would vote for, were he lucky enough to have an Academy Awards ballot. 2016 Edition!
‘Tanna’ is Australia’s entry for this year’s Best Foreign Language Film Oscar. Worthy of its nomination, it’s a beguiling window into a New World.
A listing of all 2016 Academy Award nominations—with G Clark’s characteristic droll wit and insightful commentary as icing on the cake.
The 2016 BAFTA nominations were announced this morning; here is a full list with insightful and drolly witty commentary provided by G Clark.
Film Misery’s Oscar coverage continues with ‘From Afar,’ Venezuela’s submission for Best Foreign Film and a recent Golden Lion winner at Venice.
Oscar Season kicks off at Film Misery with G Clark’s review of Pedro Almodóvar’s 20th feature ‘Julieta,’ Spain’s submission for Best Foreign Language Film.
Part 2 of our 2-part discussion of the year’s Oscar Nominations
G Clark walks through who he would vote for, were he lucky enough to have an Academy Awards ballot.
Part 1 of our 2-part discussion of the year’s Oscar Nominations
As Oscar night quickly approaches, we start our countdown by predicting the Cinematography and Visual Effects races and giving our dream ballots for each.
As the dust settles, we take a quick look at the nominees for the 2015 Academy Awards, where ‘The Revenant’ and ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ loom largest.
If you left the Oscar feeling ‘Boyhood’ was under-appreciated, this montage of Richard Linklater’s work is here to make you feel gooey & warm again.
Our pre-Oscar journey ends as we solidify our predictions and analyze the Best Picture and Director races, a tense race between ‘Birdman’ and ‘Boyhood’.
Justin and Hilary talk about how we talk about documentaries, what we expect from them, and the successes and failures of the genre. Films gracing the conversation include Nanook of the North, Leviathan, Grizzly Man, Samsara, this year’s documentary winners, and two recommendations for listeners, topped off with a particularly delicious Teach Me Something.
’12 Years a Slave’ won Best Picture at last night’s Academy Awards, but ‘Gravity’s dominance still makes it feel like a stalemate year.