The Oscar Race Is On

The Oscar Race Is On

A Heath Ledger win (and you can count on it) will mean more now that “The Dark Knight” and director Chris Nolan were snubbed. A look at the top six Academy Awards categories. The show is Feb. 22. Best Picture: “The Curious Case of Benjamin...
Around The Globes

Around The Globes

“The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” is the movie to beat. “The Dark Knight” and “Milk” were left out of the Best Picture category but don’t be surprised to see both films among the Academy Award nominations. Plenty of star...
That’s The Spirit

That’s The Spirit

Three movies you should see: Rachel Getting Married, Frozen River and Ballast. They each scored six Spirit Award nominations. One big surprise: Milk, the strongest Oscar contender of the pack, picked up four nods (for Sean Penn, James Franco, screenplay, and...
Milk: Review

Milk: Review

Focus Features Opens in select cinemas on 26 November Film In Focus It’s no easy task being a biopic these days. My feeling is that audiences know what to expect in terms of this type of narrative. It’s going to be epic, passionate, political, (hopefully)...
Milk: Trailer

Milk: Trailer

It looks like Gus Van Sant is back in top form.  And Sean Penn appears to be half-way to Oscar based on the trailer alone. [Apple:...