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Review: All Is Lost (Chandor, 2013)

Cinematically speaking, there are few places more moving, more honestly heartbreaking than on the big screen with a lone character struggling to survive. To be lost, stranded in a desolate place is to provide a narrative hook that is immediately intimate and resoundingly relatable. As modern movies like Cast Away, 127 Hours, and Life of Pi attest, there are many …

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Oscar podcast #5: October 20, 2013

It’s Sunday, October 20th and Richard, Long and Erik talk about the current state of the Oscar race including Cate vs. Sandra, has Oscar passed by Rush and we slap Ruby Dee around a bit. [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/awardswatchpodcasts/AwardsWatch_Oscar_Podcast_5.mp3 | titles=Oscar podcast #5: October 20, 2013]

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Mud is the first screener to hit AMPAS

 Roadside Attractions and Lionsgate dug their heels deep into the Mud, making it the first official screener for AMPAS, marking the beginning of the long trek to the Dolby Theater next March. The Jeff  Nichols-directed film, co-starring Matthew McConaughey, made $21 million dollars earlier this spring, making it one of the biggest breakout indie hits of the year. Not to …

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Oscar podcast #2: July 29th, 2013

In this podcast, recorded July 29th, Erik, Kenneth and Benjamin discuss their current Oscar predictions in the top 8 categories as well as reveal the July results of the AwardsWatch forums polls. Opening/Closing music by BoxCat Games. [audio:http://traffic.libsyn.com/awardswatchpodcasts/AwardsWatch_Oscar_Podcast_3.mp3 | titles=Oscar podcast #2: July 29th, 2013]  

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