Predicting the LA and NY Critics Awards

Two of the most highly regarded precursors are the annual awards given by the New York Film Critics Circle and the Los Angeles Film Critics Association. These critics Awards are becoming more influential in every…

Of the Weekend – 02.05-07.10

Read of the Day: The New York Times piece gathers real soldiers' reactions from The Hurt Locker. They run the gamut from major praise to complete offense. [The New York Times] News of the Day:…

Bigelow Becomes First Female DGA Winner

The Hurt Locker continues its push towards a 2010 Best Picture win with another major precursor award. Kathryn Bigelow has become the first female director ever to win the Best Director of a Feature Film…

‘The Hurt Locker’ Wins PGA Award

The Producers Guild of America has given The Hurt Locker more momentum towards a Best Picture win at this year's Oscars. The guild has awarded their top prize to Kathryn Bigelow's Iraq war film, increasing…

BAFTA Shows Love for ‘An Education’

Unsurprisingly, the British Academy Film Awards have shown a lot of love to some of their countrymen. An Education, which is directed by Danish filmmaker Lone Scherfig, but produced in England, lead the 2010 BAFTA…

5 Things the Globes Told Us About the…

Two of the biggest precursor awards have already announced their winners and we're still a few weeks away from the Academy even announcing their nominees. If you ask me, the Awards season schedule needs a…

Golden Globe Predictions 2010

Several hours from now the stars will be seated for one of the biggest Awards ceremonies of the night and Ricky Gervais will be ready to insult them. I'm really hoping that Gervais pulls no…

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…

2010 Critics Choice Awards Predictions

The Broadcast Film Critics Association reveals their winners tonight in the first major awards ceremony of the season. Personally I'm looking forward to the Critics Choice Awards a lot more than I am the Golden…

Golden Globes Starhump Their Way Into Idiocy

For as much as I love the Golden Globes, I hate the Golden Globes. The notorious starf***ers of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association often overlook talent in favor of star power and fill their ceremony…

2009 IN REVIEW: Top 10 Films

Creating an annual top ten list is really a high pressure endeavor. Many of the films listed below I have only seen once and although they made a great initial impression on me, it's hard…

Kansas City Critics Go For ‘Up in the…

This is just getting exhausting. The Hurt Locker and Up in the Air are fighting it out for the lead in the precursor charts and each day seems to provide a different critics group throwing…