It is rare for a movie to effectively combine cinematic fireworks and social commentary. It is even rarer to do … [ Read More ]
In the latest edition of his Secrets of Cinema series, Mark Kermode tries to uncover what it takes to win … [ Read More ]
It is the 90th Academy Awards tonight and a lot of questions are going to be asked.
Tiffany Haddish (star of Girls’ Trip) and Andy Serkis (War of the Planet of the Apes) co-hosted the 2018 Oscar … [ Read More ]
Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water has picked up 13 nominations for the 90th Academy Awards.
I have to confess that until recently, I’d never really got the BAFTAs. The coverage of the British Academy Award … [ Read More ]
Roger Ross Williams, the director of the Oscar winning short documentary Music by Prudence, may have another golden statuette in … [ Read More ]
The critically acclaimed Spotlight took away the most prestigious prize from the 2015 Award Season; Academy Award for Best Picture. … [ Read More ]
Many people complained about this year’s Oscars, mainly because of race. However, the awards have lots of problems. I would … [ Read More ]
Last month’s Oscars saw Patricia Arquette demanding wage equality in the United States to a storm of enthusiastic applause. Presumably, … [ Read More ]
FILM OF THE WEEK: Citizenfour Channel 4, Wednesday February 25, 11.05pm If, as bookmakers think is a dead cert, Citizenfour … [ Read More ]
Daniel Day-Lewis has won the 2013 Academy Award for Best Actor for his title role in Lincoln. The prize is … [ Read More ]
With more awards momentum than an overweight downhill skier, this Sunday many expect surprise hit Argo to take the Academy … [ Read More ]
Awards shows, with no exceptions, are awful. Watching a bunch of overpaid luvvies pat themselves on the back for all … [ Read More ]