Tag Archives: Moonlight

“Manchester by the Sea” leads the Gotham Award nominations

Earlier today, the 2016 IFP Gotham Independent Film Award nominations were unveiled, officially kicking off the precursor season. Leading the charge was Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea, which score four nominations, more than any other title. Considering how this is a sturdy launching pad for Oscar hopefuls, it seems[...]

“Moonlight” could be A24’s big Oscar horse this year

It’s always a real pleasure to be blown away by a movie. You always hope something is going to be good, but sometimes you’re not prepared for just how good it will be. That was the case last month when I saw Moonlight, the latest film from Barry Jenkins. A24[...]

“Moonlight” and “Newtown”: Films to see in October

Welcome to October! We’re in the fourth quarter of the year now, which is crazy to think about. It’s the point in the year where fall festival season dovetails into awards season, with the precursors on there way before long. As such, the throng of Oscar hopefuls is coming next[...]

Contenders from the Toronto Film Festival

Time is just flying on by, isn’t it folks? Over this past weekend, the Toronto International Film Festival (or TIFF) began to wrap up, giving out awards and setting up some potential contenders for the impending Oscar season. This came hot on the heels of the Venice Film Festival launching[...]

The Telluride and Venice Film Festivals unleashed a ton of Oscar contenders

Deep in the mountains of Colorado, the Academy Award race began in earnest over the weekend. Coming hot off of the heels of a few debuts at the Venice Film Festival, a number of Oscar contenders hit the Telluride Film Festival in order to up their bonafides. Both Telluride and[...]

“Arrival” and “La La Land” highlight the lineup for the 2016 Telluride Film Festival

Welcome to September folks! I’ve been saying for a few weeks now that this new month means that it’s time for the fall festival season, and here’s some real evidence of it. Earlier today, the lineup for the 2016 Telluride Film Festival dropped, and it’s quite the slate. We now[...]

Exclusive Interview: 90210’s Jessica Lowndes (Adrianna) on kissing Rumor Willis

BY FRED TOPEL Rumer Willis joined The CW’s drama 90210 for several episodes as Gia, a gay teen making moves on Adrianna (Jessica Lowndes). This week, Adrianna finally reciprocated those feelings with a kiss. What’s next for 90210’s new love birds? We got the scoop from Adrianna herself. Jessica Lowndes started the[...]

CBS’s ‘Three Rivers’ Dries Up

This one saddens my heart. I can see how it didn’t do so well since it took me a few episodes to actually get into it, but I was really starting to like the young, quirky transplant coordinator named Ryan. By no means does it live up to the ER[...]