95th Academy Awards: The Oscar Nominations

With under two months to go until Oscar Sunday, the Academy has announced the nominations for the 95th Academy Awards ceremony. Academy members from each of the 17 branches vote to determine the nominees in their respective categories – actors nominate actors, film editors nominate film editors, etc.  In the Animated Feature Film and International Feature Film categories, nominees are selected by a vote of multi-branch screening committees.  All voting members are eligible to select…

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2023 EE BAFTA Film Awards: Nominations Announced

BAFTA announced the nominations for the 2023 EE BAFTA Film Awards, which will be taking place on February 19, 2023. The nominations for the EE BAFTA Film Awards were announced via a global livestream hosted by actors Hayley Atwell and Toheeb Jimoh earlier today from the arts charity’s newly redeveloped HQ at 195 Piccadilly, London. The EE BAFTA Film Awards will take place on February 19 at the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall and will…

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Sundance 2023: The Excitement Begins

Solzy at the Movies will be running on the ground during the 2023 Sundance Film Festival and there’s no shortage of films to see. It’s hard to believe that I was flying to Park City for my first Sundance Film Festival on this date in 2018. It’s hard to believe that it has already been five years! Maybe it’s because March 2020 was a gazillion months long but it certainly doesn’t feel like five years.…

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Sally Field To Be Honored With SAG Lifetime Achievement Award

SAG-AFTRA announced that Sally Field will be honored with the organization’s highest tribute: the SAG Life Achievement Award. Field is the 58th recipient of the honor. The award is a prestigious honor for both career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment. Ms. Field will be presented with the performers union’s top honor at the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony, which will be broadcast live on Netflix’s YouTube channel, YouTube.com/Netflix, Sunday, February 26 at 8 PM…

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28th Annual Critics Choice Awards Winners

The Critics Choice Association announced their winners during the 28th Annual Critics Choice Awards on Sunday night. Hosted by Chelsea Handler, the star-studded gala was held at the Fairmont Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. Everything Everywhere All at Once led the winners in the film categories, earning five awards including Best Picture, Best Director for Daniel Kwan & Daniel Scheinert, Best Supporting Actor for Ke Huy Quan, Best Original Screenplay for Daniel Kwan & Daniel Scheinert,…

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75th Annual DGA Awards Nominations Announced

Following their first set of nomination announcements on Tuesday, the rest of the 75th Annual DGA Awards nominations were announced. Today’s nominee announcement includes both Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Theatrical Feature Film and First-Time Theatrical Feature Film. “The work recognized this year represents the amazing power of film in the hands of these gifted directors to tell deeply moving stories that profoundly affect us all. The recognition by one’s peers in our highly collaborative creative…

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29th SAG Awards: Screen Actors Guild Nominations

The 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards nominations were announced by Ashley Park and Haley Lu Richardson on Instagram. One of awards season’s premier events, the SAG Awards annually celebrates the outstanding motion picture and television performances from the previous calendar year (SAG Awards Eligibility Period: January 1, 2022 – December 31, 2022). Of the top industry honors presented to actors, only the SAG Awards are selected entirely by performers’ peers in SAG-AFTRA with…

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Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG Awards) Are Coming to Netflix

Thanks to a new partnership, the Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will stream live on Netflix globally beginning in 2024. SAG-AFTRA National Executive Director Duncan Crabtree-Ireland said: “We are thrilled to embark on this exciting new partnership with Netflix and we look forward to expanding the global audience for our show. As the only televised awards program exclusively honoring the performances of actors, whose work is admired by millions of fans, the SAG Awards are…

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2023 EE BAFTA Film Awards: Longlists Announced

BAFTA announced the longlists for a number of categories and will determine the nominations for the 2023 EE BAFTA Film Awards. The announcement kicks off the start of Round 2 voting and will end on January 13. On January 19, the nominations announcement will take place at 12 PM GMT. Following the nominations, the third round of voting will determine the winners at the EE BAFTA Films Awards ceremony on February 19, 2023. BAFTA Film…

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The Menu Arrives On Digital, Physical Media To Follow

The Menu is now available for audiences to relish and savor from the comforts from their home as the comedy arrives on Digital (UHD, HD, SD). It will also arrive on Blu-ray and DVD on January 17, 2022. Feel free to also check out my interviews with screenwriters Seth Reiss and Will Tracy along with composer Colin Sexton. What follows is my original review from TIFF: The Menu isn’t a dish that you can eat…

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