‘Gravity’ Wins Best Picture in Patheos Movie Awards, Full List of Winners

Patheos also announces winners for Best Movie to Watch as a Family (The Way, Way Back), Best Portrayal of Faith (Javier Bardem in To The Wonder), and more. [Read more…]

Awards Watch: ‘Zero Dark Thirty,’ ‘Les Miserables,’ ‘Lincoln’ Win Big in DC Critics’ Awards

I’m┬áprivileged┬áto be a member of the Washington Area Film Critics Association. After an intense couple of weeks screening the year’s big movies, WAFCA has voted and named Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty the best film of the year. Starring Jessica Chastain, the film follows America’s search for Osama Bin Laden, from the very first hints [Read More…]

My Nominations for Best Picture

Today is the big day! The Washington Area Film Critics Association, of which I am a member, has its first round of voting for 2011 awards. It’s a hard job narrowing down the year’s contenders for Best Picture, but many of the much-ballyhooed films recently released left me unimpressed, at least as far as Best [Read More…]