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Beasts of the Southern Wild (movie)

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  • For independent films, Oscar buzz often means change of fortune

    Awards season is a boisterous clamor for attention, full of prestige picture releases and endless marketing dollars strewn to support them — all with the goal of taking home a few statues early next year. But amid the ado there are exceptions: The...
  • Oscars: George H.W. Bush Endorses 'The Book Thief'

    This year's Oscar campaigns are quickly linking up to the prestige that comes with the real world of presidential politics. The latest is Fox's "The Book Thief," which screened to former President George H.W. Bush and former First Lady Barbara Bush,...
  • Mickie Departs Entertainment One As It Launches New Global Sales Arm

    Charlotte Mickie will depart Entertainment One's Films Intl. division, where she currently serves as executive veep, the Toronto-headquartered company announced. The veteran international film sales exec will leave the company in mid-January. It's not...
  • 'World War Z' for Best Picture?

    There are many films this year that I admire, and a few that hold a special place in my heart. One of those is a film produced by Brad Pitt and the Plan B team and I am praying that when Academy Award nominations are announced on Jan. 16, this one will do...
  • Awards Season Defined by the Sweet Smell of Excess

    Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street," the last major Oscar hopeful to be screened for the media, is an appropriate capper, because the tragicomic film is about excess -- and everything about this year's awards season has been excessive: the...
  • Joe Swanberg enters new territory with 'Drinking Buddies'

    Joe Swanberg enters new territory with 'Drinking Buddies'
    Joe Swanberg has long been a director whose films have been more widely talked about than actually seen. He has become controversial for his improvisational style of ultra-low-budget filmmaking, his frank depictions of sexuality and his central position...
  • 'Fruitvale's' following an indie template

    'Fruitvale's' following an indie template
    "Every time he messed up it was like he was killing the three most important women in his life," says Ryan Coogler, the writer-director of the excellent new drama "Fruitvale Station." He's speaking about Oscar Grant, who in the early morning hours of Jan....
  • 'Fruitvale' starts strong, may benefit from Zimmerman acquittal

    In the hours after the acquittal of George Zimmerman late Saturday, the tweets began pouring out. "This might be in bad taste," wrote Questlove Jenkins of the Roots, "but in light of this verdict? i really INSIST you people see Fruitvale Station not now...
  • 'Fruitvale Station' arrives, and thoughts turn to Oscar

    You may have missed it for the racket produced by the majority of movies currently going boom-boom — or, in the case of "The Lone Ranger," bust-bust — at the multiplex. But with the arrival of Sundance Film Festival sensation "Fruitvale...
  • Big Name, Big Underdog Show Challenges of Lead Actress Oscar Race

    It's the blessing and the curse of the awards beat that you can see films like "Blue Jasmine" and "Short Term 12," as I have in the past week, and see your thoughts almost immediately turn to their Oscar hopes -- sometimes before the movies are even over....
  • Steven Soderbergh's 'Behind the Candelabra' Opens Deauville Fest

    Steven Soderbergh's "Behind the Candelabra" is set to kick off the Deauville American Film Festival on Aug. 30. Deauville's special screenings include Woody Allen's "Blue Jasmine," Roland Emmerich's "White House Down," Naomi Foner's "Very Good Girls" and...