Tag Archives: Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Mad Max: Fury Road dominates the Critics Choice Awards while Spotlight takes Best Picture

Last night, the Broadcast Film Critics Association (or BFCA) handed out their Critics Choice Awards for the 21st time. Though the night was fairly dominated by Mad Max: Fury Road, the evening’s top prize did go to Spotlight. I want to caution that this isn’t the sort of precursor that[...]

“Mad Max: Fury Road” leads the Critics Choice Award Nominations

Another day, another notable precursor announces…one among many, in fact. Earlier today, the Broadcast Film Critics Association (or the BFCA) announced the nominations for their 21st Annual Critics Choice Awards. Though not a guild or anything of that sort, the BFCA’s awards function sort of like a poor man’s Golden[...]

Joey Berlin’s Goldmine – Critics Choice Awards

Joey Berlin, who co-founded the Broadcast Film Critics Assn. in 1995 and continues to oversee its day-to-day operations and its televised Critics’ Choice Movie Awards each year, likes to say that his membership seems to be satisfied with the job he’s doing because he’s been repeatedly re-elected every two years[...]

Critics’ Choice: Joey Berlin from BFCA

Joey Berlin from the Broadcast Film Critics Association – Critics’ Choice Awards By ROBERT W. WELKOS In 1995, Joey Berlin and Rod Lurie, two entertainment reporters and film critics who had written for rival publications, joined forces to create the Broadcast Film Critics Assn. While Lurie would go on to carve out[...]

And the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Winners Are…

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) announced the winners of the 18th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards earlier this evening. Hosted by KTLA anchor Sam Rubin, the ceremony aired live on The CW for the first time, from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, with “Argo” taking home the prize[...]

Oscars: The Lead Actor race

As the Academy Awards sent out their ballots this past Monday, Oscar Predictions were recently updated, and pundits attempt to wrap their heads around the state of the race, the term “lock” is being thrown around like popcorn. The Lead Actor race, especially stacked with talent has all but[...]

Sean Penn receiving Joel Siegel award at Critics’ Choice Movie Awards — AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: The Broadcast Film Critics Association announced that Sean Penn will receive the fifth annual Joel Siegel Award at the 17th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards, which will be held this Thursday, Jan. 12. The award will be presented by fellow actor and 13-time Critics’ Choice Award nominee[...]

Martin Scorsese receiving Music+Film Award from BFCA – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Martin Scorsese, who has been receiving warm awards support for “Hugo” — his love letter to cinema’s earliest days – has learned he’ll receive at least one more trophy early next year. Scorsese will be honored with the Critics’ Choice Music+Film Award at the 17th Annual Critics’[...]

VH1, BFCA offering honorary membership to contest winner

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: You’ve no doubt heard the phrase, “Everyone’s a critic.” Today, we’re one step closer to that being true. In anticipation of the upcoming 16th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards on VH1 this January, VH1.com has launched the VH1 Quick Critic Contest. Users who submit their very own short[...]