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Tuesday Releases: Lady Bird & Thor: Ragnarok

MARCH 6TH, 2018 New Releases The Breadwinner The Clapper Faces Places Lady Bird The Man Who Invented Christmas Novitiate Scorched Earth Thor: Ragnarok Wonder Wheel

Stream Guide: The Breadwinner & White Bird In A Blizzard (February 23rd, 2018)

THE BREADWINNER on NETFLIX This year’s Academy Award nominated “The Breadwinner,” which is up for Best Animated Feature, is available on Netflix. This joins “The Boss Baby,” which is also nominated in the same category and is also streaming on Netflix. The film follows a young girl named Parvana whose father is taken away to jail by the Taliban, leaving her, her mother, and … Read More Stream Guide: The Breadwinner & White Bird In A Blizzard (February 23rd, 2018)

2018 Oscars Challenge: [32] “The Breadwinner” – Best Animated Feature

“THE BREADWINNER” Nora Twomey and Anthony Leo Director: Nora Twomey Producers: Anthony Leo, Tomm Moore, Andrew Rosen, and Paul Young Writers: Anita Doron and Deborah Ellis Composers: Mychael Danna and Jeff Danna Distributors: GKids Release Date: November 17, 2017 Run-time: 94 minutes FILM SYNOPSIS: Eleven-year-old Parvana adores her schoolteacher father, who tells her fables from Afghanistan’s past. After her father is arrested by the Taliban, … Read More 2018 Oscars Challenge: [32] “The Breadwinner” – Best Animated Feature

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Oscars Watch: 45th Annual Annie Awards

Best Animated Feature “COCO” Pixar Animation Studios Outstanding Achievement, Directing – Animated Feature Production “COCO” Pixar Animation Studios Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina Best Animated Feature-Independent “THE BREADWINNER” Cartoon Saloon / Aircraft Pictures / Melusine Productions Outstanding Achievement, Writing – Feature Production “COCO” Pixar Animation Studios Adrian Molina, Matthew Aldrich Outstanding Achievement, Voice Acting – Feature Production “COCO” Pixar Animation Studios Anthony Gonzalez as Miguel … Read More Oscars Watch: 45th Annual Annie Awards

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

“The Florida Project” gets another Best Picture win as does Willem Dafoe for Best Supporting while Greta Gerwig wins another Best Director award for “Lady Bird,” as does her Supporting lady. “The Breadwinner” beats out “Coco” again for Best Animated Feature. Best Picture: “The Florida Project” Best Director: Greta Gerwig – “Lady Bird” Best Actress: Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Best Actor: Daniel … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 45th Annual Annie Award Nominees

As expected, there’s lots of love for Pixar’s “Coco,” with the film grabbing 13 nominations. Nora Twomey’s “The Breadwinner” received 10 nominations and could definitely signify that it’s a shoe-in for an Oscar nomination as well. Almost all of the animated films nominated here are on the shortlist for the Oscars. The Annie Awards will be handed out on Feb 3, 2018 at Royce … Read More Oscars Watch: 45th Annual Annie Award Nominees

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Oscars Watch: 2017 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

The Los Angeles Film Critics Association names a completely different film as their Best Picture of the Year, following the National Board of Review and the New York Film Critics Circle naming “The Post” and “Lady Bird” respectively. LA’s Critics named “Call Me By Your Name” the big winner, with Timothée Chalamet winning Best Actor and Luca Guadagnino sharing Best Director with Guillermo del … Read More Oscars Watch: 2017 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

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Oscars Watch: 26 Animated Features Shortlisted for 90th Academy Awards

Welcome to full Oscar Season, as we officially have a shortlist for the Best Animated Features. Twenty-six films made the cut, with a few still waiting on their required Los Angeles qualifying run. “The Big Bad Fox & Other Tales” “Birdboy: The Forgotten Children” “The Boss Baby” “The Breadwinner” “Captain Underpants The First Epic Movie” “Cars 3” “Cinderella the Cat” “Coco” “Despicable Me 3” … Read More Oscars Watch: 26 Animated Features Shortlisted for 90th Academy Awards