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  • Can sly 'Fantastic Mr. Fox' sneak into the Oscars' hen house?

     
    Now that it seems like there will be 16 or more entries in the Oscar race for best animated feature, there probably will be five nominees for only the second time since the category was created in 2001. "Up" leads the way to win, of course, but another...
  • Pop & Hiss goes to the movies: Alexandre Desplat gets rootsy for 'Fantastic Mr. Fox'

     
    Not quite Western and not quite orchestral, perhaps a better word to describe Alexandre Desplat's score for "Fantastic Mr. Fox" is "fragile." Like the meticulously detailed stop-motion creatures that populate the Wes Anderson film, Desplat's score is...
  • 'The Hurt Locker' sweeps National Society of Film Critics Awards

     
    "The Hurt Locker" swept the awards bestowed today by the National Society of Film Critics during its voting conclave held at Sardi's restaurant in New York. The Iraqi war drama won best picture, director (Kathryn Bigelow) and actor (Jeremy Renner as a...
  • Our own experts -- the forum moderators -- predict Golden Globe winners: Sandra Bullock, Meryl Streep & Robert Downey Jr.

     
    Unlike the 19 pro pundits who weighed in with Golden Globe predictions, 7 of our forum moderators think that the main competition for "Up in the Air" as best drama picture is "Inglourious Basterds" rather than "Avatar." While the pros were almost evenly...
  • George Clooney, Carey Mulligan and Gabby Sidibe at the National Board of Review Awards

     
    Here's video of some acceptance speeches that I took at last night's presentation of awards by the National Board of Review at Cipriani's restaurant in New York. Pardon the amateur quality of the shoot. For most of the videos, I had to use my hand-held...
  • Can the Oscar be chicken feed for that sly 'Fantastic Mr. Fox'?

     
    Throughout awards season, "Fantastic Mr. Fox" has been as sneaky as, well, a fox. Though many awards gurus believed Pixar's "Up" would soar invincibly above all rivals, "Fantastic Mr. Fox" won top prizes as the year's best animated film from prestigious...
  • Shrewd DVD strategies reap rewards with Oscar nominations

     
    So how did "A Serious Man" pull off that underdog Oscar nomination for best picture? Perhaps because it was among the first wave of DVD screeners shipped to academy members, long before the deluge of discs that arrived during the holiday season. Such an...
  • 'Avatar ' wins sound editors' awards

     
    The Motion Picture Sound Editors have decreed their award winners, which usually foretell the equivalent Oscar champs. Considering its two guild victories, "Avatar" now seems like a good bet to win the academy's kudo for best sound editing, maybe mixing...
  • 'The Hurt Locker' wins six Oscars, including history maker for director Kathryn Bigelow

     
    The 82nd Academy Awards followed the script set down by pundits, as the front-runners for all of the major Oscars won Sunday night. "The Hurt Locker" led with six Oscars, including best picture and best director for Kathryn Bigelow, who became the first...
  • First look: '2012' explodes with $225 mil worldwide box office. 'Precious' is powerful.

    First look: '2012' explodes with $225 mil worldwide box office. 'Precious' is powerful.
    Who will survive 2012? Apparently Sony Pictures -- and quite handsomely too. The 162-minute disaster epic, which got a love-hate reaction from critics (loved the special effects, hated the script), blew away the competition and took in $65 million in...
  • 'New Moon' Wolfs Down $140.7M In Opening Weekend

    'New Moon' Wolfs Down $140.7M In Opening Weekend
    The vampire romance "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" sucked up $140.7 million in its first three days and pulled in a total of $258.8 million worldwide, according to studio estimates Sunday. The No. 1 domestic debut for Summit Entertainment's "New Moon" was...