The Artist

2012 Oscar Winners Awards

2012 Oscar Winners

While Hugo started off the 84th Annual Academy Awards strong but The Artist made come back later in the night. Click Read More to see the full list of Oscar winners. Read More
2012 Independent Spirit Award Winners Awards

2012 Independent Spirit Award Winners

The Artist won big at the 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards by taking home most of the major awards such as Best Feature, Best Director, Best Male Lead and Best Cinematography. In fact, it won every award it was nominated for except for Best Screenplay. Click Read More to see the full list of Independent Read More
2012 Independent Spirit Award Predictions Awards

2012 Independent Spirit Award Predictions

The Independent Spirit Awards are a little be harder to predict than the Oscars because they do not tend to follow as many patterns nor does it have as wide of an audience. This year has a chance to be closer to the outcome of the Oscars than any other year with The Artist being Read More
Way Too Indie’s Top 10 films of 2011 Features

Way Too Indie’s Top 10 films of 2011

Blake and I list our top ten favorite films of 2011. Comparing films to one another is hard to do when they are often times so different. Thus ranking other people’s pieces of artwork such as films is never easy but everyone likes a top 10 list . Click Read More to see our top Read More
2012 Oscar Nominations Awards

2012 Oscar Nominations

The nominations for the 2012 Oscars were announced this morning with Hugo leading the pack for the 84nd Academy Awards with 11 nominations. The Artist came in as a close second with 10 nominations including; Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best Score. There were a few big surprises in the Best Picture Read More
The Artist Movie

The Artist

The Artist is a silent black-and-white film by French director Michel Hazanavicius that is easily the most entertaining film of 2011. Essentially, it is a silent film about silent films. The film benefits from being made in modern times in that it gets to toy with it’s self-aware silent self, unlike the era of films Read More
2012 Golden Globe Award Winners List Awards

2012 Golden Globe Award Winners List

Ricky Gervais returned as the host for the 69th Golden Globe Awards offending attendees with a beer just as he did last year. Although, this year he was a little more tame with his jokes, he proved he was worthy of being a repeating host. As expected The Artist ended up with the most wins Read More
2012 Independent Spirit Nominations Awards

2012 Independent Spirit Nominations

The 2012 Film Independent Spirit Award nominations were announced today by presenters Anthony Mackie and Kate Beckinsale kicking off the award season. Of the total 277 total film submissions The Artist and Take Shelter raked in the most nominations this year with five in total. Close behind them with 4 nominations were films Martha Marcy Read More
TIFF 2011: Day 2 Film Festival

TIFF 2011: Day 2

Day 2 of the Toronto International Film Festival I see The Artist which seems to be getting a lot of buzz right now. I also saw The Hunter starring Willem Dafoe, the North American Premiere of Melancholia which Kirsten Dunst won Best Actress at Cannes. Lastly, I went to a Special presentation screening of Read More