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As Oscar season progresses, we predict tomorrow’s SAG Awards nominations.

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How many saw this coming? J.C. Chandor’s crime drama A Most Violent Year unexpectedly won the National Board of Review’s (NBR) awards for film, director, actor for Oscar Isaac (who tied with the Birdman’s Michael Keaton) and supporting actress for Jessica Chastain. Less surprising were the honors bestowed by the

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The Independent Spirit Award nominations hit on Tuesday, and as always, they’re a hot topic of conversation. Birdman leads with six nominations, while Boyhood, Nightcrawler, and Selma are just behind with five bids each. But eligible awards contenders like The Imitation Game and Wild were nowhere to be found. It’s

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The “official” kickoff of the awards season may have been last week, but it more or less showed us that Robert Duvall, Chris Rock, and Shailene Woodley will hit the campaign trail harder than we expected… Regardless, the awards part of awards season kicks off over the next two weeks.

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It’s the time of the year many movie lovers fear but fills others with cheer. Folks, the season’s kicking into gear. Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman hits theaters across the United States this weekend, while Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash gets an expansion to about 400 screens. Bennett Miller’s Foxcatcher and Tommy Lee

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Stiles White’s low-budget horror flick Ouija barely won the weekend box office over Nightcrawler – Dan Gilroy’s takedown of today’s entertainment press, but the real story of the weekend is Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman. Following raves out of the Venice Film Festival, Telluride Film Festival, and New York Film Festival,

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The Oscar race moves on as the Telluride Film Festival ends and the Toronto Film Festival begins.

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I can’t tell you how happy I am that I didn’t see this film when I was still a single woman living in an apartment. Sleep Tight would have afforded me quite a few sleepless nights in those days.

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“The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change is service to a fellow human being.” – Lee Iacocca Wilfred: Service brings Mary Steenburgen back as Ryan (Elijah Wood)’s mother Catherine Newman. Dorian Brown is also front and center as a very pregnant Kristen.  We almost have the entire

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Shock! Horror! Scandal! The latest festive romance saga from the makers of Valentine’s Day, New Year’s Eve, which tells the story of several couples who deal with love during the countdown to 2012, is predictably about as entertaining as biting your own lips off. And why doesn’t this film work

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