What I Watched, What You Watched #141

What I Watched, What You Watched #141

I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year! Boy, I know I did. I’m sure you’ve seen my litany of reviews by this point, and while most of those happened to be films I’d watched a month or two ago, I did see Uncut Gems in the past week...

‘The Irishman’ Wins New York Film Critics Circle Award For Best Film

‘The Irishman’ Wins New York Film Critics Circle Award For Best Film

As awards season continues its two-week kickoff, we’ve reached the part of the year where the critics begin throwing their weight around to try and influence the race. And as is the case every year, this means the New York Film Critics Circle has...

‘The Irishman’ Wins NBR Best Film, Joined By Other Top Oscar Contenders

‘The Irishman’ Wins NBR Best Film, Joined By Other Top Oscar Contenders

As the first week of Oscar season begins its descent into chaos and madness, it’s time to talk about the critical prizes. Specifically, we’re going to get into the nitty gritty of the National Board of Review Awards, a New York-Washington...

29th Annual Gotham Awards Nominations

29th Annual Gotham Awards Nominations

Last Thursday, the Oscar race quietly and officially kicked off, as the 29th Gotham Independent Film Awards have officially announced their nominations. A small tribute to the smallest films in Hollywood, voted on by committees of critics and...

The Best Of Telluride And Venice: A Critical/Oscar Roundup

The Best Of Telluride And Venice: A Critical/Oscar Roundup

It’s that time of year, folks! When critics much higher than me get invites to Venice and Colorado to see some of the year’s hottest commodities before anyone else, as well as spark Oscar buzz not only for us pundits, but for Academy members...

2019 Telluride Film Festival Lineup

2019 Telluride Film Festival Lineup

Last year, we witnessed one of modern award predicting’s longest stats fall flat on its face. After ten years, a non-Telluride premiere won Best Picture. And while there’s all sorts of reasons Green Book managed to undo history and math to claim...

2019 Toronto International Film Festival Lineup

2019 Toronto International Film Festival Lineup

While the first half of the year may have been dominated by a different kind of Endgame, we Oscar voters and film snobs have entered our own sort of Endgame as the 2019 Toronto Film Festival lineup has been announced, giving us an early look at...