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5 Reasons to Hate-Watch the Golden Globes

5 Reasons to Hate-Watch the Golden Globes

12.22.2013
Naturally, some film and television is better than others, and some shouldn't be nominated but are, and others aren't nominated when they...

Redbox, How I Yearn for Blockbuster

11.27.2013
The source of my ire began on a recent Friday when I was charged with renting a movie suitable for 11-year-old viewing. Translation? Something...
Here's Why Scarlett Johansson Should Get An Oscar Nod

Here's Why Scarlett Johansson Should Get An Oscar Nod

11.19.2013
Also in Franco's favor is the category itself: Jared Leto, Tom Hanks and Michael Fassbender are locked in as nominees from my vantage point,...
Celebrate Mickey Mouse's 85th Birthday

Celebrate Mickey Mouse's 85th Birthday

11.18.2013
Even though today is Mickey Mouse's 85th anniversary, this Disney icon looks like he hasn't aged a day. Especially if you watch this classic...
Where Is The Best Picture Front-Runner?

Where Is The Best Picture Front-Runner?

11. 5.2013
This may all be but a prelude to a winter when sentiment finally gels around 12 Years as the most deserving best picture possibility, but...

Attack of the Alien Armchair: The Adventure of the New "Luxury" Movie Seats

10.25.2013
What's next? Chaise lounges in Carnegie Hall? Beds on Broadway? I couldn't help thinking, as I glanced around the darkened theater after...
One Of These 15 Women Will (Almost Definitely) Win Best Actress

One Of These 15 Women Will (Almost Definitely) Win Best Actress

10.25.2013
Who's ahead in the Best Actress race? Can anyone top Cate Blanchett? We're handicapping the odds.
Everyone Lies: <i>The Fifth Estate</i> -- A Movie Review

Everyone Lies: The Fifth Estate -- A Movie Review

10.17.2013
Did we really need figurative fires, shattered screens and desks, boy-girl tensions, and yet another battle of keyboards that was done...
Why 'Walter Mitty' Might Not Score An Oscar Nomination

Why 'Walter Mitty' Might Not Score An Oscar Nomination

10. 7.2013
Ben Stiller's "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" is a lot of movie, in a good way. The film contains elements of comedy, fantasy, drama,...
Our Next Great Movie Star

Our Next Great Movie Star

09.27.2013
The latest offering from Joel and Ethan Coen -- which screened at the New York Film Festival on Thursday morning for press and industry...
What The Oscars Can Learn From The Emmys

What The Oscars Can Learn From The Emmys

09.23.2013
Neil Patrick Harris brought his B-minus game to the 65th annual Emmy Awards, the show featured a five-minute interpretive dance segment...
The Big Problem With '12 Years A Slave'?

The Big Problem With '12 Years A Slave'?

09.20.2013
There are valid reasons for and against "12 Years A Slave" winning Best Picture, none of which have to do with the success of "12 Years...
The Oscar For Co-Lead Goes To ...

The Oscar For Co-Lead Goes To ...

09.20.2013
There's more, though, than an old-fashioned sensibility connecting "Prisoners" and "Rush": both films are structured as two-handers, but...
One Of These 16 Men Will (Almost Definitely) Win Best Actor

One Of These 16 Men Will (Almost Definitely) Win Best Actor

09.16.2013
Hey Chris, you're the one who suggested devoting this week's FYC column to the bloated ranks of Best Actor contenders for next year's Oscars....