The Canon. One hundred films with nothing from the top 250 Sight & Sound poll. These are the b-sides; un-canonised, free from decades of perception and discussion, but great films in their own right. 1,108 more words
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Harvey Weinstein is an occasional contributor to Deadline when he has something on his mind. Before he put on the tux to root for his Best Picture nominee Lion, his mind was on Oscar races past and present; the higher purpose of these golden trophies beyond commerce, and a revisit of the circumstances behind his biggest Best Picture upset, when Shakespeare in Love won the Oscar over Saving Private Ryan. 1,724 more words
Dozens of Hollywood hopefuls are likely polishing off their acceptance speeches for the 89th annual Academy Awards. Today, the gracious winners will fight back tears, smiles, or breathless enthusiasm while hurrying to thank the… 400 more words
Director: Steven Spielberg
Starring: Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss, Robert Shaw
Written by…well me actually!
As soon as it was decided that the topic for ‘Looking Back On’ would be those overlooked or “snubbed” for Oscars, I’d decided on… 1,132 more words