Tag: The Favourite

Oscar-winner Rachel Weisz In Talks To Join Marvel’s ‘Black Widow’ Standalone Film

Courtesy of Variety: The cast for Marvel Studios’ developing Black Widow solo adventure is shaping up to be something special. Coming off her Oscar-nominated turn in The Favourite, Rachel Weisz is reportedly in talks to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe in what is being described as a key role in the upcoming Black Widow standalone

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Recap & Facts: The 91st Academy Awards

Last night were the 91st annual Academy Awards. There was much ado about this year’s Oscars leading up to last night’s ceremony. From losing Kevin Hart as their host to retracting a number of controversial decisions, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences found themselves under heavy scrutiny from passionate, vocal moviegoers and industry

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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: The 23rd Art Directors Guild Awards

Last night the Art Directors Guild handed out their annual awards during their 23rd ceremony. If you are interested in getting your hands on any advantage you can for your Oscar pool at work, then these you will definitely want to check out last night’s outcomes. As is the case with most other guilds, the

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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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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 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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