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Winners: 71st Writers Guild Awards

The Writers Guild is hosting their annual awards ceremony Sunday night, one week ahead of the Academy Awards on February 24th. It is important to note that the WGA, like most guilds in the film industry, recognize achievements in mediums outside of film as well; however, I will only include the film categories here in

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The 1st Annual Jordies: Awarding The Best Films Of 2018

The Motion Picture Academy is about to celebrate the 91st Academy Awards. Despite the onslaught of foolish decisions made recently by their governing body, it is a time for filmmakers and film fans alike to celebrate the art form we all love so much. Part of that celebration is sharing our thoughts on what were

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2019 Costume Designer Guild Awards Nominees

The road to the Oscars is still being paved by the nominations of the guilds. The Costume Designer Guild Awards have officially announced their nominees for their 21st annual awards ceremony. The nominations span the worlds of both television and film. For the purposes of this blog, I have chosen only to include the nominations

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Winners: The Critics’ Choice Awards

Last night was the Critics’ Choice Awards, the ceremony where every film critic who is somebody come together to honor the year that just was in film. The Critics’ Choice Awards are mostly important for your Oscar pool because no other organization has a better track record for accurately predicting that year’s Academy Award Winners.

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2019 BAFTA Awards Nominees

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is the British equivalent of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. And like the Academy, every year BAFTA holds their version of the Academy Awards. Monday the origination announced their nominees for this year’s show. Typically, these nominees include specific categories steered towards British films,

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2019 Directors Guild Awards Nominees

The Directors Guild of America recently announced their nominees for their annual DGA awards. The DGA’s are yet another high-profile stop on the road to the Academy Awards on February 24th. The categories here include film, television and commercials; however, for the sake of this blog, I have chosen to include only the feature film

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2019 Golden Globe Awards Winners

The Golden Globes literally just wrapped up moments ago as we slink towards the Academy Awards next month. I personally do not put a lot of stock in the the Globes. The Hollywood Foreign Press, who hosts the awards, have a rocky history when it comes to nominating the actual best of the best; instead,

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2019 Producers Guild Awards Nominees

Awards season is in full swing. So far we’ve seen the nominees for the Golden Globes, SAG Awards, and even some shortlists for the upcoming Oscars. Most recently the nominations for the Producers Guild of America Awards were announced. Like the SAG’s and to a much lesser extent the Golden Globes, the PGA Awards are

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Top 10 Films Of 2018

For much of the back-half of 2018 I kept hearing people talk about what a great year it’s been for film and for the most part, I’ve been in disagreement with all of them. For my money, 2018 has felt more like a whiplash-inducing roller coaster of a year for film. I was largely disappointed

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2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominations

The nominations for the 25th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards have been announced. If you are more concerned with the Oscars, then you might be interested in knowing a couple of things: 1.) The actors guild is the largest voting body of the Academy and, 2.) The actors guild decides the five nominees in each

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