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2013 Oscar Winners Awards

2013 Oscar Winners

Just as many expected, Argo took home the top award of Best Picture at the 85th Academy Awards, despite Ben Affleck not receiving a Best Director nomination, something that has only happened four times in 85 years. It was a year for records as Daniel Day-Lewis winning Best Actor for his role in Lincoln means Read More
2013 Independent Spirit Award Predictions Awards

2013 Independent Spirit Award Predictions

There is some stiff competition this year at the Independent Spirit Awards, forcing me to do a lot of pondering and second guessing. See who I predicted to win Independent Spirit Awards at this years awards show. Read More
2013 Golden Globe Award Winners Awards

2013 Golden Globe Award Winners

The Golden Globes Award show got off to a bit of a shaky start when the Teleprompters malfunctioned during Paul Rudd and Salma Hayek’s award presentation, leaving them in an awkward speechless moment. Despite a couple minor out of sync setbacks though, the awards giving out by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association went fairly well, Read More
2013 Oscar Nominations Awards

2013 Oscar Nominations

The nominations for the 2013 Oscars were announced this morning with Lincoln brining in the most nominations with a whopping 12, including most of the main categories. Almost every year at the Academy Awards the showdown for Best Picture is normally between just two films, this year may be a little different. See the full Read More
Amour Movie

Amour

After Michael Haneke’s Amour was awarded the prestigious Palme D’or (the highest prize awarded and his second career win) at Cannes Film Festival this year it was instantly considered to be the front-runner to win this year’s Best Foreign Language award at the Academy Awards. It may not be as thought provoking as his previous Read More
2013 Independent Spirit Award Nominations Awards

2013 Independent Spirit Award Nominations

Film Independent announced the nominations for the 28th annual Independent Spirit Awards this morning by Zoe Saldana and Anna Kendrick. Last year many of the award winners went on to win Oscars but I suspect that will be a little different this year. The winners will be announced at the 28th annual Film Independent Spirit Read More
2012 Toronto International Film Festival Coverage Recap Film Festival

2012 Toronto International Film Festival Coverage Recap

2012 Toronto International Film Festival came to close on Sunday when officials announced the Audience Award went to Silver Linings Playbook, a film that now has some serious Oscar potential. We did not attend a showing of that crowd-pleaser film but below is a recap of the films that Way Too Indie writer CJ Prince Read More
TIFF 2012 Day 3: Tabu – Amour – 90 Minutes – No One Lives Film Festival

TIFF 2012 Day 3: Tabu – Amour – 90 Minutes – No One Lives

A considerably better day at TIFF this time around thanks to the lack of delays and other logistical nightmares, but the festival's troubles are starting to be felt. The comments today from people all around town were critical of the way things have been run so far. Hopefully the rest of TIFF will improve on Read More
New York Film Festival Reveals 2012 Main Slate Lineup Film Festival

New York Film Festival Reveals 2012 Main Slate Lineup

While Toronto and Venice might take up the spotlight throughout September, New York also has its own film festival that runs from the end of September to October. The line-up for NYFF's main slate has been revealed today, showing 32 titles that will play at the festival come September 28th. Click to see the 2012 Read More
Movie News Roundup: Moonrise Kingdom Edition News

Movie News Roundup: Moonrise Kingdom Edition

Moonrise Kingdom dominates this edition of movie news roundup and for good reason. The film has already broken a record and there news of a special animated short film to go along it. The winner of the Palme d’Or this year gets a release date and a legendary author passed away today. Read More
2012 Cannes Film Festival Winners Awards

2012 Cannes Film Festival Winners

The jury announced the winners at the Lumiere Theater Sunday night for the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. Michael Haneke’s Amour was awarded the top prize of the Palme d’Or as many thought would happen for the Cannes veteran director. Some of the other awards seemed to be less obvious, Best Director went to Carlos Reygadas Read More
2012 Cannes Lineup Film Festival

2012 Cannes Lineup

The lineup announcement for the 2012 Cannes Film Festival came in today. We reported that Moonrise Kingdom from Wes Anderson would be opening the 65th annual festival. Today we learn that the film will also be in competition, which is not always the case. The festival runs from May 16th through May 27th 2012. Click Read More