Ten Best [Film and TV] Actresses of All Time

The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association, found at GALECA.or and @DorianAwards, announced its members’ collective picks for the organization’s latest “Ten Best” list: GALECA’s Ten Best Actresses of All Time. The 160-plus members of GALECA, a nonprofit group comprised of professional film and TV critics and entertainment journalists in the U.S., Canada and the U.K., […]

Movie-Still Monday: Knight of Cups

Knight of Cups follows writer Rick (Christian Bale, The Fighter, American Hustle) on an odyssey through the playgrounds of Los Angeles and Las Vegas as he undertakes a search for love and self. Even as he moves through a desire-laden landscape of mansions, resorts, beaches and clubs, Rick grapples over complicated relationships with his brother […]

Surprise it’s the 2016 SAG Awards Nominations

Welcome back, my award season junkies! The stage is set and we are all ready to find out which of this year’s films will be crowned as favorites for the Oscar race. To that end, the Screen Actors Guild Award Nominations were announced this morning. Trumbo, the biopic about blacklisted Hollywood screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, lead […]

5 New York Film Festival Movies to Catch when they Hit Theaters

The New York Film Festival may have ended a couple weeks ago but the movies that premiered at the festival continue to roll into theaters including Robert Zemeckis’s The Walk, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt; Steven Spielberg’s The Bridge of Spies, featuring Tom Hankes; and Steve Jobs directed by Danny Boyle. In the weeks and months ahead […]

Opening This Weekend: March 13th

March gets us closer to summer blockbusters, and further away from Awards season, so we find ourselves in the midst of an awkward movie phase. But, and this is a big but, March offers some subtle delights you couldn’t find anywhere else. So whether you choose to checkout that indie movie you’ve heard so much about, or […]

The Unbearable Whiteness of Being

                    The Tudors, The Borgias, The White Queen, The Young Victoria, Elizabeth: the Golden Age and Elizabeth(both starring Cate Blanchett as the titular character in two movies made less than ten years apart)—a small handful of television shows and films that constitute the veritable snowstorm (in more […]

Oscar Recap

The Academy has spoken and it proclaims 12 Years a Slave the Best Motion Picture of the Year.  12 Years a Slave began the Awards Season as the front runner, however, it began to lose momentum after tying with Gravity for the Producers Guild Awards.  In the end, Slave clinched the ultimate prize as well […]

SAG Nominations

Wow!  I can officially say that this year’s Road to the Oscars has been one of the most varied I have seen in recent years.  Cementing that claim is the announcement of the Screen Actors Guild Award nominations.  Since actors are the largest voting body of the Academy of Arts and Sciences, the SAG nominations […]

2013 New York Film Critics Circle Awards American Hustle

The New York Film Critics Circle Awards were announced this afternoon.  Often, these awards are considered a barometer of the Academy Award nominations and eventual winners.  American Hustle gained some traction, winning Best Picture, Best Screenplay, and Best Supporting Actress for Jennifer Lawrence.  Hustle’s Best Picture win comes as quite a shock, as most award […]