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Stream Guide: Triple Frontier & Free Solo (March 15th, 2019)

SHOPLIFTERS Original Release Date: November 23, 2018Directed by: Hirokazu KoreedaStudio: Magnolia PicturesStreaming: Hulu 91ST ACADEMY AWARDSBest Foreign Language Feature (Nominee) Official Synopsis: A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find outside in the cold. Starring: Lily Franky, Sakura Ando, Mayu Matsuoka, Kairi Jō, Miyu Sasaki, and Kirin Kiki TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES Original Release Date: July 22, 2018Directed by: … Read More Stream Guide: Triple Frontier & Free Solo (March 15th, 2019)

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Tuesday Releases: Creed II, The Favourite, Free Solo, & Vox Lux

Official Synopsis: In 1985, Russian boxer Ivan Drago killed former U.S. champion Apollo Creed in a tragic match that stunned the world. Against the wishes of trainer Rocky Balboa, Apollo’s son and current champ Adonis Creed accepts a challenge from Drago’s son — another dangerous fighter. Under guidance from Rocky, Adonis trains for the showdown of his life — a date with destiny that soon … Read More Tuesday Releases: Creed II, The Favourite, Free Solo, & Vox Lux

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Oscars Watch: 91st Academy Award Predictions

BEST PICTURE “Roma” “BlacKkKlansman” “Black Panther” “Bohemian Rhapsody” “The Favourite” “Green Book” “A Star Is Born “Vice” ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE Rami Malek – “Bohemian Rhapsody” MIGHT WIN: Christian Bale – “Vice” Bradley Cooper – “A Star Is Born” Willem Dafoe – “At Eternity’s Gate” Viggo Mortensen – “Green Book” ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE Glenn Close – “The Wife” WANT TO WIN: … Read More Oscars Watch: 91st Academy Award Predictions

2019 Oscars Challenge: [28] “Free Solo” – Best Documentary Feature

“FREE SOLO”Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Evan Hayes and Shannon Dill Directors: Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy ChinProducers: Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Shannon Dill, and Evan HayesCinematography: Jimmy Chin, Clair Popkin, and Mikey SchaeferEditor: Bob EisenhardtComposer: Marco BeltramiDistributors: National Geographic Documentary FilmsRelease Date: September 28, 2018Run-time: 96 minutes FILM SYNOPSIS: Renowned free solo climber Alex Honnold has long desired to attempt El Capitan, … Read More 2019 Oscars Challenge: [28] “Free Solo” – Best Documentary Feature

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Oscars Watch: 72nd Annual British Academy Of Film And Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards

BEST FILM “Roma” “BlacKkKlansman” “The Favourite” “Green Book” “Roma” “A Star Is Born” OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM “The Favourite” “Beast” “Bohemian Rhapsody” “McQueen” “Stan & Ollie” “You Were Never Really Here” OUTSTANDING DEBUT BY A BRITISH WRITER, DIRECTOR OR PRODUCER “Beast” – Michael Pearce (Writer/Director), Lauren Dark (Producer) “Apostasy” – Daniel Kokotajlo (Writer/Director) “A Cambodian Spring” – Chris Kelly (Writer/Director/Producer) “Pili” – Leanne Welham (Writer/Director), … Read More Oscars Watch: 72nd Annual British Academy Of Film And Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards

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Oscars Watch: 69th Annual ACE EDDIE Awards

BEST EDITED FEATURE FILM (DRAMATIC) “Bohemian Rhapsody” – John Ottman, ACE “BlacKkKlansman” – Barry Alexander Brown “First Man” – Tom Cross, ACE “Roma” – Alfonso Cuarón & Adam Gough “A Star Is Born” – Jay Cassidy, ACE BEST EDITED FEATURE FILM (COMEDY) “The Favourite” – Yorgos Mavropsaridis, ACE “Crazy Rich Asians” – Myron Kerstein “Deadpool 2” – Craig Alpert, ACE, Elísabet Ronaldsdóttir & Dirk … Read More Oscars Watch: 69th Annual ACE EDDIE Awards

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Oscars Shortlist: 15 Documentary Features Shortlisted for 91st Academy Awards

Fifteen films will advance in the Documentary Feature category for the 91st Academy Awards.  One hundred sixty-six films were originally submitted in the category.  Members of the Documentary Branch vote to determine the shortlist and the nominees.  The films, listed in alphabetical order by title, are: “Charm City” “Communion” “Crime + Punishment” “Dark Money” “The Distant Barking of Dogs” “Free Solo” “Hale County This … Read More Oscars Shortlist: 15 Documentary Features Shortlisted for 91st Academy Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2018 Seattle Film Critics Society Awards

Best Picture “Roma” “Black Panther” “Blindspotting” “The Favourite” “First Reformed” “If Beale Street Could Talk” “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” “Paddington 2” “A Star is Born” “Suspiria” Best Director Alfonso Cuaron – “Roma” Bradley Cooper – “A Star Is Born” Barry Jenkins – “If Beale Street Could Talk” Yorgos Lanthimos – “The Favourite” Paul Schrader – “First Reformed” Best Actor Ethan Hawke – “First Reformed” … Read More Oscars Watch: 2018 Seattle Film Critics Society Awards

Oscars Watch: 30th Producers Guild’s Documentary Motion Picture Award Nominees

“The Dawn Wall” “Free Solo” “Hal” “Into the Okavango” “RBG” “Three Identical Strangers” “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” THE DAWN WALL Producers: Josh Lowell, Brett Lowell, & Peter Mortimer Official Synopsis: In January, 2015, American rock climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson captivated the world with their effort to climb The Dawn Wall, a seemingly impossible 3,000 foot rock face in Yosemite National Park, … Read More Oscars Watch: 30th Producers Guild’s Documentary Motion Picture Award Nominees

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Oscars Watch: 12th Annual Cinema Eye Award Nominees

Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking Bisbee ‘17 Directed by Robert Greene | Produced by Susan Bedusa, Bennett Elliott and Douglas Tirola Hale County This Morning, This Evening Directed by RaMell Ross | Produced by Joslyn Barnes, Su Kim and RaMell Ross Minding the Gap Directed by Bing Liu | Produced by Bing Liu and Diane Moy Quon Of Fathers and Sons Directed by … Read More Oscars Watch: 12th Annual Cinema Eye Award Nominees

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Oscars Watch: 3rd Annual Critics’ Choice Documentary Award Nominees

Nominated by the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA). Winners announced November 10th. BEST DOCUMENTARY “Crime + Punishment” – Director: Stephen Maing (Hulu) “Dark Money” – Director: Kimberly Reed (PBS) “Free Solo” – Directors: Jimmy Chin, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi (National Geographic Documentary Films) “Hal” – Director: Amy Scott (Oscilloscope) “Hitler’s Hollywood” – Director: Rüdiger Suchsland (Kino Lorber) “Minding … Read More Oscars Watch: 3rd Annual Critics’ Choice Documentary Award Nominees