Tag Archives: the Broadcast Film Critics Association

‘Birdman’, ‘Boyhood’, and ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ rack up the Critics Choice nominations

Earlier today, the Broadcast Film Critics Association (or BFCA) let loose the nominations for their 20th annual Critics Choice Movie Awards. As has been the case most of the precursor season, Birdman led the field, with Boyhood also enjoying a fine haul. The most interesting thing to me though about[...]

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[...]

The Awards Race Network is launched – AwardsRace.com

HollywoodNews.com: Hollywoodnews.com proudly announces the launch of its Awardsrace.com network, which expands with the addition of Awardscircuit.com as an exclusive content partner for the upcoming awards season. With the 2012-13 awards season fast approaching, Hollywoodnews.com’s new Awardsrace.com network expands its reach by adding new affiliated sites. This increases Hollywoodnews.com’s social networking[...]

“Modern Family” leads inaugural Critics’ Choice Television noms

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: ABC’s smash ensemble comedy “Modern Family” leads the inaugural nominations for the Critics’ Choice Television Awards, an offshoot of the Broadcast Film Critics Association and a companion broadcast to the group’s annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards. The program was nominated for six Critics’ Choice Television trophies, including[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Brits honor Boyle, “Secretariat” targets faith-based crowds

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. “127 Hours” director Danny Boyle will receive the BFI Fellowship next month, the highest accolade handed out by the British Film Institute. Boyle’s film also is competing with Mike Leigh’s[...]

Harry Knowles relays harrowing, near-death experience on AICN

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: What is it about film criticism that’s so detrimental to one’s health? Gene Siskel passed away before his time. Joel Siegel did, as well. The Broadcast Film Critics Association recently lamented the loss longtime movie reporter Dan Dinicola. Roger Ebert’s health battles have been well documented. And last night,[...]

Hollywood Crackpot of the Month: David Poland

And the “Hollywood Crackpot of the Month” is David Poland David Poland upgraded to “Hollywood Crackpot of the Year” On file at the Internal Revenue Service is a 2006 tax document submitted by the Broadcast Film Critics Association, a non-profit group that each year hosts the Critics Choice Awards on TV. Many[...]

And the winner is…The Hurt Locker

LIVE UPDATES BY ROBERT W. WELKOS: – On the red carpet, the rope line broke down…it was every man for himself….security was nowhere to be found – Samuel L Jackson runs on stage…calls out to Quentin “MF” Tarantino (see if wires remark about this…you can get away with lots on cable) – Recap:[...]