John C. Reilly looks like a late breaking Academy Award player in the Trailer for "Stan & Ollie"                Brie Larson saves the day in the First Trailer for "Captain Marvel"                The Toronto International Film Festival boosts "Green Book" with its Top Prize                Updated Academy Award predictions for early September                "White Boy Rick" is a compelling character study and period piece                Taking a look at potential Best Supporting Actress contenders                Shane Black gives "The Predator" his signature clever spin                Venice Film Festival award winners include "The Favourite" and "Roma"                Taking a look at potential Best Supporting Actor contenders                Watch out for Ben Foster in Best Supporting Actor for "Leave No Trace"                "The Favourite" releases a new Trailer to build off of its positive festival buzz                "All About Nina" and "Fahrenheit 11/9": Films to look forward to in September                Trailer for "The Front Runner" and Buzz from Telluride suggest another Oscar player for Jason Reitman                Taking a look at potential Best Actress contenders                "First Man" launches a New Trailer after a soaring debut at the Venice Film Festival        

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Which categories will be the most competitive this year?

Of the many things that you can consider when thinking about the Oscar race, one that I like to ponder from time to time is which categories will be the most competitive. I hinted at this in another piece this week, but certain categories are shaping up to be stronger[...]

Steven Spielberg’s “War Horse” Q-and-A and first official review – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Steve Spielberg’s “War Horse” sprinted out of the Oscar gate over the weekend, holding public screenings in 10 major markets on Sunday afternoon that were followed by an exclusive Q-and-A with the award-winning legend. You can see highlights here on MSN’s official site. And while most of[...]

“Jurassic Park” trilogy coming to Blu-ray in October

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Steve Spielberg’s catalogue continues to inch into Blu-ray. Earlier this summer, the filmmaker revealed plans for a “Jaws” Blu-ray edition, and now plans are underway to bring yet another of his blockbusters to the hi-def format. The “Jurassic Park” trilogy will make its way to Blu-ray on Oct.[...]

“American Idol” alum Katharine McPhee lending voice to “Smash”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: As “American Idol” continues to weed out the competition for its 10th season, a former “Idol” contestant has found a new gig. Katharine McPhee is the latest performer to join the cast of “Smash,” an NBC pilot produced by none other than Steve Spielberg. Debra Messing and Jack[...]

Spielberg receives Sound award

The Editor’s Guild sent a press release today stating that Steven Spielberg has been selected to be the recipient of the 2010 Filmmaker Award from the Motion Picture Sound Editors. Regarding their decision, president Bobbi Banks said, “Steven Spielberg’s evolution of the sound experience and collaboration with the sound and[...]