OSCAR COUNTDOWN: Best Director

Throughout Oscar season, Film Misery will be offering almost daily breakdowns of the categories in the Oscar race. Today we continue with the Best Actress category.  The Nominees:Michael Haneke, Amour Steven Spielberg, Lincoln Ang Lee,…

Final 2013 Oscar Predictions

OSCAR COUNTDOWN: Best Actress

Throughout Oscar season, Film Misery will be offering almost daily breakdowns of the categories in the Oscar race. Today we continue with the Best Actress category.The Nominees: Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty Jennifer Lawrence, Silver…

Defeating Cynicism in Oscar’s Ending Daze

Since when has awards season become anything but a polite recognition of talent amongst peers? It's an honest question that hasn't been answered too honestly as of late. This is one of the few awards…

OSCAR COUNTDOWN: Best Supporting Actor and Actress

Throughout Oscar season, Film Misery will be offering almost daily breakdowns of the categories in the Oscar race. Today we continue with the Best Supporting Actor and Actress categories. Best Supporting Actor The Nominees: Alan…

Zero Dark Thirty Podcast (2013) Movie Review, Kathryn Bigelow

OSCAR COUNTDOWN: Best Editing

Throughout Oscar season, Film Misery will be offering almost daily breakdowns of the categories in the Oscar race. Today we continue with the Best Editing category. Best Editing The Nominees: William Goldenberg, Argo Tim Squyres,…

70th Golden Globe Awards a Woozy Emotional Affair

Given delirious emotional life the telecast usually takes on, I'm still surprised Silver Linings Playbook didn't win more prizes at last night's Golden Globe awards. The messy emotional atmosphere the night took on reminded me…

2012 Golden Globe Awards Predictions

Just a few days after the Oscar nominations land, we're already thrust back into a radical contrast with the Golden Globe awards approaching fast. For once, however, they don't seem so entirely superfluous, in spite…

Q & A: Which 3 Movies Do You…

While many other film critics and movie sites have already disclosed their picks for the best films of 2012, Film Misery has decided to post all their 2012 in Review articles the week of January…

FMP Ep. 058 – Oscar Predictions / Drew…

Alex was a slacker and never got around to seeing Holy Motors, so in lieu of a review this week he was joined by Film Misery's own Duncan Houst to discuss this year's Oscar race.…

OSCAR TRACKER: Now THIS is an Awards Race

View the Latest 2013 Oscar Predictions As of tomorrow we are two weeks away from the announcement of the 85th Academy Award nominations and almost every category is still completely up in the air. This…