Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Oscars

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Oscar Talk: Golden Globes Weekend, Top Tens, The Fighter's Supporting Actress Split

    During this week's Oscar Talk, Kris Tapley and I talk the packed awards weekend with Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards, the DGA and ACE nominations, Armond White vs. Darren Aronofsky, Oscar Top Ten possible surprises and The Fighter's rival supporting actress contenders, Amy Adams and Melissa ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Editors Guild Adds Comedies Scott Pilgrim, Easy A, Dagenham

    At this point, we know the list of Guild frontrunners: Black Swan, The Fighter, Inception, The King's Speech and The Social Network, the five dramas nominated by the America Cinema Editors. Left off are the movies that are vying for inclusion on the Oscar top ten, some of which landed in the comedy ...

    Read More »
    MORE: Awards, Oscars
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Oscar Votes Due Friday, Packed Golden Globes Party Weekend

    My pals in the Academy are filling out their ballots. One costume designer has already sent hers in. Ira Deutchman, in New York, anxiously hopes that his mailed ballot gets to PricewaterhouseCoopers on time, by 5 PM Friday, January 14 (nominations will be announced January 25). Which raises the ques...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Cinematographers Pick Five Nominees, True Grit In, Fighter Out

    The American Society of Cinematographers nominees are revealing. Again, the group is rewarding movies that are big and visual:

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Oscar Watch: The Makeup Final Seven

    Seven films are competing for the final three nominations to be announced January 25 in the makeup category for the Oscars. The Academy’s makeup branch will vote on January 22 after seeing ten-minute excerpts from each of the seven shortlisted films. These prizes are about live-action makeup, often...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Ten Semi-Finalists for mtvU Oscar Correspondence Contest

    The Academy/mtvU OSCARS® Correspondent Contest has named ten semi-finalist college journalism teams, based on creativity, originality and compelling their submitted video material. They are competing for a spot on the red carpet at the 83rd Academy Awards this January.

    Read More »
    MORE: Awards, Oscars
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Directors Guild Reveals Five Male Front-Runners, Skips Women

    If there was any doubt as to which films were the front-runners in the Oscar race, they were quelled by the Directors Guild announcement of their nominees. The DGA tends to match Oscar nominations four for five. A movie almost never wins best picture without a DGA nomination, and the DGA winner has...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Dancers on Black Swan's Lesbian Action/Horror, Critiquing The Fighter, Exit Through The Gift Shop

    - It was inevitable that Black Swan would be divisive inside the ballet community. The Guardian pre-screened Black Swan for some of Britain's finest dancers. Here's a taste of their reactions:Tamara Rojo, The Royal Ballet: "I really have a problem with this film using an actress, not a dancer, to pl...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Teaser for 'Jurassic World' (4th Movie ...Shadow and Act
  • Watch: 222 Heartbeats, Over 100 Films, ...Press Play
  • Watch Trailer For Controversial Artist ...Shadow and Act