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Category Placements For The Oscar Season Are Coming Into Focus

Yesterday, some category news relating to the impending Academy Award race got announced. This comes on the heels of some studios opting to state where some of their contenders will be competing. Obviously, Netflix and The Trial of the Chicago 7 were one of the big question marks (which got[...]

“The Mandalorian” Is Back With A Promising Second Season!

Mando! Yes, The Mandalorian, the flagship Disney+ program, is back with Season Two. Last season, the show was a smash hit, showcasing Star Wars not just on the small screen, but as a streaming service property. This new manner of taking in the iconic franchise didn’t just blow people away,[...]

Looking Back On The 007 Franchise In Honor Of Sean Connery

Like many of you, I’ve been thinking about Sean Connery’s run as James Bond this weekend. Of course, he did much more than play 007, but Connery will always be most known for playing Bond. With his passing yesterday, his iconic turns are in focus again. His films may be[...]

Sean Connery (1930 – 2020)

The name’s Bond…James Bond. That iconic line cemented a cinematic franchise into the minds of a generation, as well as a man. That man was Sean Connery, who epitomized movie cool. A respected actor, Connery became an icon with his role in the James Bond franchise, turning 007 into a[...]

David Fincher’s “Mank” Debuts To Oscar-Laden Raves

The first word on Mank is finally here! Yesterday evening, the Netflix release screened for the first time, with yours truly among the crowd getting a chance to take it in. In short, the film is great and certainly an Oscar contender. As for a longer take, that can be[...]

Teaser Trailer For “The White Tiger” From Netflix Roars Into View

Yesterday, Netflix debuted a first look at another of their seemingly infinite number of Academy Award hopefuls. This one is The White Tiger, the latest flick from filmmaker Ramin Bahrani, which unveiled a Teaser Trailer. With a best-selling book as its pedigree, there’s certainly a case to be made that[...]

“Respect” Moves Out Of This Year’s Awards Season

Another one bites the dust, folks. Insert your own joke here about this movie not being able to get any Oscar respect, but we’ve lost a new awards player, folks. Yes, Respect is officially moving even further into the 2021 cycle, removing it from Academy Award contention here in this[...]

Behold The Trailer For George Clooney’s “The Midnight Sky”

This morning, Netflix released a First Trailer for The Midnight Sky, George Clooney’s latest directorial project, as well as star vehicle. It’s a science fiction epic with a fairly timely message, too, which never hurts. Coming in a year where we won’t have many big budget films or really much[...]

Critics Choice Documentary Awards Nominations Announced!

Earlier today, the Critics Choice Association, of which I happen to be a member, announced the nominations for the fifth annual Critics Choice Documentary Awards. CCA has obviously had the main awards, the Critics Choice Awards, pushed because of COVID, but the Documentary Awards, known as CCDA, is going to[...]

Michael B. Jordan Might Direct A Third “Creed” Film?

Another interesting rumor to report to you all today, with this one found buried within the last one we reported. Here, we have actor Michael B. Jordan potentially moving into the director’s chair, and not just for any project, either. No, Jordan could be in line to helm the next[...]