Friday, December 14, 2012
#FF Oscar hopefuls, reviews and more...
What a hectic week it has been in this year's road to the Oscars. The BFCA, SAG and HFPA have announced their nominees and the Oscar nominating ballots go out on Monday! As a result, a lot of contenders have found themselves in good positions, while others are hoping for a minor miracle. One of those fringe contenders is Anne Dowd, who joined the guys from The Awards Circuit for a special live podcast. Find that link below, among other interesting articles from this week:
The Awards Circuit recorded a special live podcast with potential Oscar nominee Ann Dowd!
Andrew shares his thoughts on a highly discussed issue lately, ruminating on the tendency of some people to root for a film's failure.
Brian reviewed Silver Linings Playbook and is especially impressed by the acting performances.
Stevee makes the case for Oscar consideration for The Dark Knight Rises as part of her recent blogathon. Go check out her reasoning along with the other great entries.
Dan reviewed Beasts of the Southern Wild and agrees that it lives up to the hype.
Alex champions the underrated film Young Adult in her review.