Hollywood Film Awards Launch Awards Season

        Strong showings for "Eighth Grade" and "You Were Never Really Here" highlight the Independent Spirit Award nominations                Review: Round-Up: "At Eternity's Gate", "The Clovehitch Killer", "Jonathan", and "The Last Race"                "Green Book" is a crowd pleaser of the highest order and a definite Oscar contender                Steve McQueen and a phenomenal ensemble cast help make "Widows" look effortless                "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs" offers something for every type of Coen Brothers fan                Updated Academy Award predictions for early November                Review Round-Up: "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch", "El Angel" "The Long Dumb Road", and "Outlaw King"                Taking a look at potential Best Documentary Feature contenders                "The Front Runner" is a terrific and timely film for right around Election Day                Hollywood Film Awards Marked the Launch of Awards Season                Taking a first crack at Golden Globe predictions                “The Favourite” and “The Front Runner”: Films to see in November                Awkwafina to Host 22nd Hollywood Film Awards                Review Round-Up: "Bodied", "The Nutcracker and the Four Realms", and "The Other Side of the Wind"                Rosamund Pike is a force to be reckoned with in "A Private War"        
advertisement

Latest News

Strong showings for “Eighth Grade” and “You Were Never Really Here” highlight the Independent Spirit Award nominations

Fri, Nov 16 2018


Moments ago, the Film Independent Spirit Awards announced their nominations for 2018. Essentially the Oscars of indie film, this is a time when certain movies can see their only true moment in the sun. As you’ll see below, the nominees this year represent both some major Academy Award players as well as some tiny titles that will go ... READ MORE
Comments Off on Strong showings for “Eighth Grade” and “You Were Never Really Here” highlight the Independent Spirit Award nominations

Review: Round-Up: “At Eternity’s Gate”, “The Clovehitch Killer”, “Jonathan”, and “The Last Race”

Thu, Nov 15 2018


For this week’s review round-up, it’s a foursome! The quartet of titles today are a real mixed bag, which happens. We have two misfires, one mild recommendation, and a mixed bag that I really hemmed and hawed about in terms of a thumbs up or thumbs down. You’ll see which are which shortly, but the four films are the Vinc ... READ MORE
Comments Off on Review: Round-Up: “At Eternity’s Gate”, “The Clovehitch Killer”, “Jonathan”, and “The Last Race”

“Green Book” is a crowd pleaser of the highest order and a definite Oscar contender

Wed, Nov 14 2018


They don’t make em like this anymore. Sometimes that’s a bit of a slight, as film has evolved over the years. In the case of Green Book, aside from a small complaint or two, it’s almost exclusively a compliment. This movie is an absolute crowd pleaser, one that almost defies you not to smile. All of the Academy Award buz ... READ MORE
Comments Off on “Green Book” is a crowd pleaser of the highest order and a definite Oscar contender

Follow us

Breaking Hollywood News   


UPDATES BY EMAIL

Steve McQueen and a phenomenal ensemble cast help make “Widows” look effortless

Tue, Nov 13 2018


It shouldn’t seem this easy. To make a popcorn heist movie that also has something to say about society…that’s a thin line to walk. Luckily, filmmaker Steve McQueen is one of the best out there, and for Widows, which opens this week, he has assembled one of the year’s best casts. They all combine to make this a mas ... READ MORE
Comments Off on Steve McQueen and a phenomenal ensemble cast help make “Widows” look effortless

“The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” offers something for every type of Coen Brothers fan

Mon, Nov 12 2018


Brace yourself for something chilling. I, a supposedly serious film critic, run hot and cold on the Coen Brothers. Yes, despite their reputation as masters of their craft, I only occasionally fall for their work. It’s incredibly hard to predict too. I love Inside Llewyn Davis more than almost anyone, but have shrugged off some of th ... READ MORE
Comments Off on “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” offers something for every type of Coen Brothers fan

Updated Academy Award predictions for early November

Fri, Nov 9 2018


Next week, the Independent Spirit Awards will announce their nominations, moving us forward in the fall precursor season. I won’t be predicting the nods this year, just since it’s an exercise in futility, but I will have more to say about them next Friday. Today, we’re focused on Oscar noms, which I will be continuing wi ... READ MORE
Comments Off on Updated Academy Award predictions for early November


Review Round-Up: “Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch”, “El Angel” “The Long Dumb Road”, and “Outlaw King”

Thu, Nov 8 2018


Here’s another review round-up to share with you all! There’s four very different films to talk about today. Yes, this is going to be a thing going forward, so get used to it. On tap today are looks at a quartet of titles hitting theaters this weekend. One is the animated remake Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch. Another is the fore ... READ MORE
Comments Off on Review Round-Up: “Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch”, “El Angel” “The Long Dumb Road”, and “Outlaw King”

Taking a look at potential Best Documentary Feature contenders

Wed, Nov 7 2018


(Updated to include the official 166 Oscar contenders)

Ahoy there folks! For what will be my final installment in the annual category/contender rundown, I’m going to finish things up by moving on from the big eight categories, as you might have guessed. Yes, I’m taking a look now at another one of the in betweens, or as I call ... READ MORE
Comments Off on Taking a look at potential Best Documentary Feature contenders

“The Front Runner” is a terrific and timely film for right around Election Day

Tue, Nov 6 2018


It’s Election Day folks! If you’re reading this and live in the United States, make sure you either have voted or will vote. It’s incredibly important. Speaking of politics, a movie that focuses on a moment where the political landscape changed forever is about to open. It’s The Front Runner, Jason Reitman’s ... READ MORE
Comments Off on “The Front Runner” is a terrific and timely film for right around Election Day

Hollywood Film Awards Marked the Launch of Awards Season

Mon, Nov 5 2018

The 22nd Annual “Hollywood Film Awards” brought together Hollywood’s elite to honor the year’s most talked about, and highly anticipated, actors, actresses, films and those who help bring them to life. Below 2018 Hollywood Film Awards host: AWKWAF ... READ MORE
Comments Off on Hollywood Film Awards Marked the Launch of Awards Season


Follow us

Breaking Hollywood News