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2013 IN REVIEW: G Clark’s Top Ten List

Unlike some of my colleagues, I didn’t find 2013 to be an embarrassment of riches cinema-wise.  Of course there were several dozen perfectly good films around—there always are.  But saying that there was a notable…

2013 IN REVIEW: Top 10 Original Films at…

In box office respects, I think we can agree 2013 felt like a pretty scarce blip on the radar, even though it was actually an improvement upon 2012. After four films entered the billion dollar…

2014 Oscar Predictions After Telluride

OSCAR TRACKER: 5 Things Telluride Told Us

It might be appropriate to change the name of the Telluride Film Festival to the "Thunder Stealing Film Festival," because that's what it seems to be doing lately. Interrupting the Venice Film Festival and snagging…

Of the Day – 12.14.10

Read of the Day: The 2010 Blacklist of scripts that deserve to be produced has been published. [Twitch] News of the Day: San Diego Comic-Con will give it a go again and try to sell…

Of the Day – 08.24.10

Read of the Day: The 7 most deadly inanimate objects in movies. [Topless Robot] News of the Day: The 2012 Oscar race may have found an early frontrunner with the announcement of the Tom Hanks…

Of the Day – 02.02.10

Read of the Day: Why are there so few female directors? Is that age-old Hollywood trend of the masculine auteur coming to an end? [The Guardian] News of the Day: Matt Damon says that the…

Screen Actors Guild Award Winners 2010

A month ago, there was a showdown in the Best Actress race. Meryl Streep and Carey Mulligan were fighting it out for the large amount of precursor awards. Streep's starpower was up against Mulligan's breakthrough…

TRACKING THE OSCARS: Actor and Actress

I've been going through the Oscar predictions and narrowing down each category to the five (or for Best Picture, ten) frontrunners and only two alternates. We are fewer than two weeks away from the announcement…

Critics Choice Awards Winners 2010

The Critics Choice Awards have come and gone without too much of a fuss. It feels great to be back in Awards telecast mode even though the CC Awards are about as low-key as awards…

Of the Day – 12.10.09

Read of the Day: Scott Feinberg has written a fascinating piece in which he compares this year's Best Actor and Actress possibilities to roles that have been nominated in the past. [And the Winner Is...]…