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2018 Oscar Nominations

Phantom Thread

The nominations for the 90th Academy awards were announced Tuesday morning by Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish and War for the Planet of the Apes’ Andy Serkis at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California.

Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water continued its awards show streak and led the pack with 13 nominations, including best picture.

Jimmy Kimmel will be hosting the Academy Awards for the second time. The show will air live on ABC on Sunday, March 4.

Here is the complete list of nominees: Read More

New York Film Critics Awards Winners For 2017

A full list of this year’s NYFCC winners follows.

Best Picture: Lady Bird

Best Director: Sean Baker, The Florida Project

Best Actor: Timothee Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name

Best Actress: Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird

Best Screenplay: Paul Thomas Anderson, Phantom Thread

Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project

Best Supporting Actress: Tiffany Haddish, Girls Trip

Best Animated Film: Coco

Best Cinematography: Mudbound

Best First Film: Get Out

Best Foreign Language Film: BPM (Beats Per Minute) Read More

The National Society Of Film Critics Vote “Amour” As Best Movie Of The Year

Founded in 1966, the Society is comprised of 60 critics from around the country. The group’s 47th annual awards voting meeting, at which David Sterritt was re-elected chairman for 2013, was held at the Elinor Bunim Munroe Center at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Scrolls will be sent to the winners.

A complete breakdown of the voting follows:


*1. Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln – 59 (Dreamworks/Touchstone)
2. Denis Lavant – 49
3. Joaquin Phoenix – 49

*1. Emmanuelle Riva – Amour – 50 (Sony Classics)
2. Jennifer Lawrence – 42
3. Jessica Chastain– 32 Read More

Joaquin Phoenix Takes Best Actor Nod At L.A. Critics’ Awards Ceremony

The winners:

Picture: “Amour”
Runner-up: “The Master
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson, “The Master
Runner-up: Kathryn Bigelow, “Zero Dark Thirty”
Actor: Joaquin Phoenix, “The Master”
Runner-up: Denis Lavant, “Holy Motors”
Actress: (tie) Jennifer Lawrence, “Silver Linings Playbook”
Emmanuelle Riva, “Amour”
Supporting actor: Dwight Henry, “Beasts of the Southern Wild”
   Runner-up: Christoph Waltz, “Django Unchained”
Supporting actress: Amy Adams, “The Master”
Runner-up: Anne Hathaway, “Les Miserables”
Screenplay: Chris Terrio, “Argo”
Runner-up: David O. Russell, “Silver Linings Playbook”
Foreign-language film:
Animation: “Frankenweenie”
Runner-up: “It’s Such a Beautiful Day
Documentary/Non-fiction film: “The Gatekeepers”
Runner-up: “Searching for Sugar Man”
Cinematography: Roger Deakins, “Skyfall”
Runner-up: Mihai Malaimare Jr., “The Master”
Editing: Dylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg, “Zero Dark Thirty”
Runner-up: William Goldenberg, “Argo”
Music/score: Dan Romer and Benh Zeitlin, “Beasts of the Southern Wild”
   Runner-up: Jonny Greenwood, “The Master”
Production design: David Crank and Jack Fisk, “The Master”
Runner-up: Adam Stockhausen, “Moonrise Kingdom”
Independent/Experimental film/video: “Leviathan”
New Generation: Read More