Tag: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse

Amy Pascal Leaves Sony, Pens New Deal With Universal

Amy Pascal is moving on from Sony Pictures, her longtime home. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Pascal has penned a new first-look deal with Universal under her Pascal Pictures banner. *A first-look deal essentially means that if Amy Pascal or anyone at Pascal Pictures has an idea for a film or show, then they must

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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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Winners: 72nd BAFTA Awards

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is the British equivalent of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and last night they celebrated the biggest night of the year with the 72nd BAFTA Awards (the British Oscars). Yorgos Lanthimos’ dark period comedy The Favourite dominated the evening, winning an impressive seven categories

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Weekly Box Office Work-Up

It was a dismal Super Bowl weekend at the box office, which is typically one of the slowest times for movies during the year. The top 12 films combined grossed only $55 million. You have to go back to the first weekend of September 2017 for the last time that happened. For the third straight

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Titan-Sized Win For ‘Avengers’ & ‘Spider-Verse’ At 17th Annual Visual Effects Society Awards

This year’s winners for the Visual Effects Society Awards were recently recognized and Avengers: Infinity War came out on top with four wins, including photoreal feature. Sony’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse also scored four awards, including animated feature. The VES chooses which five films get nominated for the Academy Awards in Best Visual Effects. So

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Winners: The 2019 American Cinema Editors Guild Awards

The winners for the 69th annual American Cinema Editors Awards, better known as the Eddies, were announced at the ceremony last night. Now we can compare the guild’s winners here to who they nominated for the Oscars for a better understanding (hopefully) of who will walk away with Best Film Editing at this year’s Academy Awards. As

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Winners of the 2019 PGA Awards

Last night were the 30th annual Producers Guild of America Awards. Green Book walked away with top honors. Earlier this month, the Peter Farrelly film also took home the top prize at the Golden Globes for the Musical or Comedy category. This makes Green Book the new favorite to win the Best Picture Oscar at

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Weekly Box Office Work-Up

Believe it or not, the first weekend of 2019 has already come and gone. Every year these first few weeks at the box office mostly consist of holdovers from the previous year, be it a holiday blockbuster or hopeful Oscar contender. Typically thrown into the mix, however, are the first sprinklings of what the new

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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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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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