Tonight Brings The SAG Awards!                Box Office Report For January 17-19                Producers Guild Award Goes To "1917"                Review Round-Up: "Troop Zero," "VHYes," And "The Wave"                ACE Eddie Prizes Go To "Jojo Rabbit" And "Parasite"                How Will PGA And SAG Impact The Oscar Race?                Updated Academy Award Predictions After The Nominations                Snubs And Surprises From The 92nd Academy Award Nominations                An "Alternate" Oscar Lineup To Ponder                Academy Award Nominations Led By Joker!                25th Annual Critics Choice Awards Led By "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood"                Tonight We Celebrate The Critics Choice Awards!                Box Office Report For January 10-12                Potential Academy Award Surprises To Watch Out For On Monday Morning                Final Oscar Predictions For Phase One        

Tag Archives: Jenny Slate

This week brings an adorable bit of animation in “The Secret Life of Pets”

I don’t see nearly enough animation. For someone who sees about 350 movies a year, sometimes I barely seen a half dozen cartoons, and that’s kind of shameful. I usually hit the main Academy Award hopefuls and a few random ones besides that, but I slack when it comes to[...]

Predictions for the Independent Spirit Awards

Yes, the Academy Awards are on Sunday, but they aren’t the only big award show this weekend. The Independent Spirit Awards are on Saturday, making for a great one-two punch. I’ve always enjoyed the Spirit Awards as much as any precursor, even if their Oscar impact is basically nil. They[...]

Movies to look forward to at the Sundance Film Festival

This week, the Sundance Film Festival gets underway, seeking to highlight the best in independent film. I won’t be in Park City this year, sadly, though I have been in the past and can vouch for it as a really unique and enjoyable (if exhausting) festival to attend. In honor[...]

The films that will sadly be shut out on Oscar nomination morning

In less than two weeks, the mystery is going to be solved in terms of who and what receive Academy Award nominations (with some mystery going away earlier today with the announcement of the Producers Guild of America nominations, but I’ll chime in on that tomorrow). At the same time,[...]

Re-ranking the contenders in Best Actress

As I’ve been mentioning over the last few weeks or so, with the festival season well underway and just about all of the major contenders for the Academy Awards having screened or about to screen, now seems like as good a time as any to move forward and take a[...]