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‘Carol’ Romances Gay & Lesbian Critics Awards

Oscars, Schmoscars. As a member of this critics group, I am pleased to announce that Todd Haynes’ Carol has swept the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) awards today with five victories, including Film of the Year, Director of the Year and Film Actress of the Year (Cate Blanchett). Haynes also won the Wilde Artist of the Year award (named after ...

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2016 Oscar Winner Predictions

Best Picture Best Director Best Actor Best Actress Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress Next are Adapted & Original Screenplay, Film Editing, Cinematography, Production and Costume Design

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2016 Oscar Nominations: Who Soared, Who Sunk; Why Are Race, Sexuality and Gender Still An Issue?

  The nominations are in and The Revenant mauled the competition with an astonishing 12 nominations today. The survival epic dominated, earning nominations in Best Picture, Best Director (Alejandro G. Iñárritu), Best Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Best Supporting Actor (Tom Hardy). It’s only major miss was in Adapted Screenplay (more on that later) and it was ineligible for Original Score ...

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2016 Oscars: Trivia and Stats and Fun Facts

  Carol is the first film in history to be nominated for Best Picture and Best Director at The Golden Globes and BAFTA plus win one of those awards at LAFCA, NYFCC or NSFC and then be snubbed in both categories at the Oscars. Ex Machina is the lowest budgeted film ($15M), adjusted for inflation, to receive a Visual Effects nomination. ...

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2016 Oscar Nominations: The Revenant Leads with 12

Performance by an actor in a leading role Bryan Cranston in “Trumbo” Matt Damon in “The Martian” Leonardo DiCaprio in “The Revenant” Michael Fassbender in “Steve Jobs” Eddie Redmayne in “The Danish Girl” Performance by an actor in a supporting role Christian Bale in “The Big Short” Tom Hardy in “The Revenant” Mark Ruffalo in “Spotlight” Mark Rylance in “Bridge ...

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2016 Razzie (Golden Raspberry) Nominations

  The 2016 Golden Raspberry (aka the Razzies) nominations are out and they include two things they include almost every year: a current Oscar contender and Adam Sandler. You can always count on Adam Sandler showing up here with copious amounts of nominations (too bad he doesn’t have the sense of humor to show up to the awards like past ...

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Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) Dorian Award Film and TV Nominations

  Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) Announces Dorian Award Film and TV Nominations    *  *  *  *  *   Brooklyn, Tangerine, Rooney Mara, Tom Hardy in Movie Mix   Fargo, Taraji P. Henson, Adele, Making a Murderer, Kimmy Schmidt Pepper TV Categories   Hamilton Mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda Up for Wilde Artist of the Year   Jane Fonda Earns Latest ‘Timeless Star’ Career Achievement Honor  HOLLYWOOD, CA — The ...

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Directors Guild of America (DGA) Nominees

The Directors Guild of America (DGA) nominees are: Adam McKay, The Big Short George Miller, Mad Max: Fury Road Ridley Scott, The Martian Alejandro G. Iñárritu, The Revenant Tom McCarthy, Spotlight This is Iñárritu’s third DGA nomination. He won for Birdman last year and was nominated for 2005’s Babel. He also won for a 2012 Procter and Gamble commercial. Scott has also been ...

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Visual Effects Society (VES) Nominations: Star Wars Leads with Seven Mentions

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Leads with SEVEN nominations; San Andreas and The Walk Grab Four Apiece Los Angeles (January 12, 2016) – Today, the Visual Effects Society (VES), the industry’s professional global honorary society, announced the nominees for the 14th Annual VES Awards, the prestigious yearly celebration that recognizes outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, television, ...

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