Tag Archives: Oscar race

How has the Oscar race evolved this year?

This is going to be a potentially embarrassing article for me to write. Essentially, I’m going to look at how wrong my initial Academy Award predictions were this year. As nominations draw near (less than a month away now), I like to take a look at what I initially saw[...]

Hollywood Contenders: Updated Academy Award Predictions

As always at this point in the season, it’s time for my weekly Oscar predictions update. The Academy Awards are only about two months away, with nominations being announced in around three weeks or so, which makes this truly crunch time. Oscar voters are watching their screeners, attending screenings, and[...]

9 Foreign Language Films Continue to Oscar® Race

hollywoodnews.com: Nine films will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 83rd Academy Awards®. Sixty-six films had originally qualified in the category. The films, listed in alphabetical order by country, are: Algeria, “Hors la Loi” (“Outside the Law”), Rachid Bouchareb, director; Canada,[...]

Is “The Hurt Locker” the best film?

According to most film critics and Oscarologists “The Hurt Locker” is one of the three movies that everybody considers to be in front for the Oscar race…”Up In The Air,” “Avatar,” and “The Hurt Locker.” We wish Kathryn Bigelow, Jeremy Renner and all the cast and behind the camera crew[...]