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The GOLDEN GLOBES...and OSCARwatch 2015 begins NOW.

SO STOKED. The nominees for the 2015 Golden Globe Awards (January 11) have been announced! Although the Academy Award nominations are in no way affected by the Golden Globe nominations/wins, the Golden Globe Awards have been known – to some extent- as indicators of a film’s overall success during award season. 697 more words

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[1945] Mildred Pierce

This post is my first in two months and I’m sorry if the language is hyper-academic and proseworthy for the Journal of the American Filmbloggers Association.  838 more words

First Take

The Nighthawk Awards: 1957

You can read more about this year in film here.  The Best Picture race is discussed here, with reviews of all the nominees.  First there are the categories, followed by all the films with their nominations, then the Globes, where I split the major awards by Drama and Comedy, followed by a few lists at the very end.   7,450 more words


12 Days of Christmas Movies: POCKETFUL OF MIRACLES

Yesterday’s movie featured Bette Davis cast against type as a frump.  Today’s movie marks her transition into character parts.  It is 1961’s Pocketful of Miracles… 279 more words


9 from 83 in the Foreign Language Film category

Nine features have advanced to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 87th Academy Awards.  Eighty-three films had originally been considered in the category. 165 more words

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79 songs are in the running for the Oscar

79 song are in the running for the Oscar for best song at the 87th Academy Awards. The original songs, along with the motion picture in which each song is featured, are listed below in alphabetical order by film title and song title: 694 more words

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