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Best of the Week: Oscar Talk, ‘Blue Is the Warmest Color”s Male Gaze, ‘The Counselor’ Just Bad McCarthy and More

Best of the Week: Oscar Talk, 'Blue Is the Warmest Color''s Male Gaze, 'The Counselor' Just Bad McCarthy and More

The top stories of the week from TOH!


Oscar Talk: Where Are We Now?

Shifting Oscar Lineup: Who Comes Out Ahead? UPDATED

Box Office:

This Weekend: Must-See “Blue Is the Warmest Color”; Plus, Claire Denis Returns with “Bastards,” Ridley Scott’s “Counselor” and More

As “Gravity” and “Captain Phillips” Hit and “Fifth Estate” Bombs, Who’s a Movie Star, Anyway?

Top Ten Box Office: “Gravity” Force Squashes Newbies “Fifth Estate,” “Carrie” and “Escape Plan,” Young Audiences Are MIA


TV Is the New Cinema: “Homeland” Takes Off, Leaving Clueless Critics in the Dust

Academy and Historian Kevin Brownlow Present King Vidor’s Striking Silent Classic “The Crowd” (VIDEO)

Your Week in Streaming: “The Heat” Hits VOD and Six Other Weird and Wonderful Female “Buddy” Movies


Morelia Film Festival: Too Many Mexican Movies Day, Plus John Sayles’ “Go For Sisters”

Review: Thompson Triumphs in “Saving Mr. Banks,” which Adds Spoonful of Sugar to Backstage “Mary Poppins” Tale


Filmmaker Noujaim Talks Sundance Winner Egyptian Revolution Doc “The Square” (TRAILER)

Immersed in Movies: Gavin Hood Talks the Zeitgeist of “Ender’s Game”

Matthew McConaughey Talks “Dallas Buyers Club” (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Cannes-Winning Stars of “Blue Is the Warmest Color” Talk Controversy, Kechiche: “It’s a Blind Trust” (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)


Feminists Debate Cannes-Winner “Blue Is the Warmest Color”‘s Patriarchal Gaze

Four Years a Slave: Nikki Finke Tweets Her Departure from Deadline. What’s In Store?

Irish Actor Jamie Dornan Is Christian Grey in “Fifty Shades of Grey”


Ranking Best and Worst NC-17 Rated Films as “Blue Is the Warmest Color” Opens

Review: Kim Mordaunt’s Australian Oscar Submission “The Rocket,” a Primitivist Parable with Anti-Corporate Message

Critics Show No Mercy for “The Counselor”: “It’s just bad Cormac McCarthy” (REVIEW AND ROUNDUP)

Doc “I Am Divine” Offers Insightful Portrait of Gay Icon and John Waters’ Muse

Review: Killer Whale Doc “Blackfish” Exposes the Deadly Side of SeaWorld

Review: Documentary “Casting By” Heralds the Unsung Yet Crucial Art of the Casting Director

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