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DGA nominees: Peele, Gerwig, McDonaugh, Nolan, del Toro

The Directors Guild of America (DGA) has announced the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2017. In a swift change from who the Hollywood Foreign Press Association nominated for the Golden Globes, this is not an all-male or all-white group of nominees. Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) becomes only the 7th female nominee ...

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Directors Guild of America (DGA) Preview and Predictions

The Directors Guild of America announced their nominees for Television and Feature Documentary today but tomorrow is their reveal of the nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures and First Time Feature Film. These are always a mixed bag to predict but one thing is true, the group is still a pretty old-school boys’ club. Not that they haven’t ...

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Call Me By Your Name Leads Dorian Award Nominations

GALECA, the Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics (of which I am a voting member), announced its nominees for its Dorian awards today and Call Me By Your Name led the way with nine nominations including Film of the Year, Director of the Year and acting mentions for Timothée Chalamet, Armie Hammer and Michael Stuhlbarg. The sci-fi fantasy/romance The Shape of ...

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‘Get Out’ Dominates Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Winners

The Oklahoma Film Critics Circle have given Get Out their Best Film, Best First Feature Film, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best Ensemble prizes. Gary Oldman (Darkest Hour), Sally Hawkins (The Shape of Water), Willem Dafoe (The Florida Project) and Laurie Metcalf (Lady Bird) took the acting awards. Here is the full list of winners and runners-up. BEST FILM ...

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‘Get Out’ Wins Best Picture from the Online Film Critics Society (OFCS)

After earning six nominations from the Online Film Critics Society earlier this month, Get Out has emerged as the group’s Best Picture of 2017, also grabbing the Original Screenplay prize for Jordan Peele and a runner-up in Best Director (also Peele), Best Actor and Best Breakthrough (both Daniel Kaluuya). Dunkirk won two of its four nominations, Best Director for Christopher ...

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Black Film Critics Circle Goes for Mudbound, Get Out, Three Billboards

The Black Film Critics Circle have awarded Mudbound their Best Film of 2017, also giving the film wins for Supporting Actress (Mary J. Blige), Adapted Screenplay and Ensemble. Get Out won Best Director and Original Screenplay for Jordan Peele as well as two awards – Industry Pioneer (also to Peele) and Rising Star to Daniel Kaluuya. Gary Oldman (Darkest Hour) ...

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Golden Globe Nominations: The Biggest Surprises and Snubs

There was a lot to hem and haw about this morning with the Golden Globe nominations but then, isn’t there always? In a year stacked with strong contenders it’s inevitable that there will be some righteous snubs and some surprising inclusions. Here are some of the standouts from today. All the Money in the World hitting the December 4th deadline ...

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