Articles Tagged “oscar”

  • The 2012 OSCAR Live Blog

    7:30PM: The red carpet has been unfurled and the stars are currently making their way into the Kodak Theater. The ceremony begins at 8:30pm EST, and I’ll be live blogging the event once it kicks off. I won’t be covering the fashion and red carpet shenanigans (I’ll leave more qualified folks to that task) so this […]

  • Oscar Watch: The DGA Nominees Offer Some Surprises

    When the Producer’s Guild announced their 2011 nominees it cleared up most of the murky waters that surround the Oscar contenders. Many assumed that The Artist, The Descendants, The Help, Hugo, and War Horse would be the major contenders from here on out, and most pundits, myself included, figured those film’s directors would get Oscar noms as well. Well, the […]

  • Meryl Streep Courts Oscar In “The Iron Lady”

    It would seem 2011 is the year for Bio-Pics about monsters. This past weekend we got Leonardo DiCaprio as J. Edgar Hoover, the loathsome founder of the FBI. Later this month moviegoers can catch Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher, the most hated Prime Minister in Great Britain’s recent history.* The Iron Lady stars Academy Award winner […]

  • Oscar Talk: Best Animated Feature Will Get Five Nominees

    Last year there were only three nominees for Best Animated Feature. This year, due to the large amount of animated films hitting screens, the number of slots has expanded to five. A total of eighteen films qualify for the award. Here’s the list: Rango Kung Fu Panda 2 Puss in Boots Rio Cars 2 Hoodwinked […]