The Big Night: The 88th Academy Awards TONIGHT!

Hope you’ve made your Academy Award predictions for tonight! To remind you, all nominees are listed at the Internet Movie Database at the following link: http://www.imdb.com/awards-central/oscars Carol's in the RoomSpotlight bears a Revenant:Beasts of Tangerine!#OscarsSoWhite #Haiku #micropoetry — Garett Thomas (@directorG2011) February 28, 2016 Write your no-guts-no-glory predictions, then tune in at 4 pm to Read More …

Point Shoot ‘n’ Eat: Academy Awards Preview for 02.28.2016

See my latest vlog entry, taped on a GoPro! I discuss the upcoming Academy Awards, who might win and why, plus touch on how Host Chris Rock will handle #OscarsSoWhite. Seen 7 out of 8 Best Pic nominees now (all but Brooklyn at this point — just one to go!). Viewed The Revenant twice… Hosted Read More …

Shared from Variety: ‘The Revenant’ Director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Wins DGA Movie Award

Tonight’s final DGAs for films of 2015 were doled out to The Revenant‘s Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu. It is his second year win in a row, a first in history. First-time directorial honors went to Alex Garland for Ex Machina. See all results at link below: http://variety.com/2016/film/news/directors-guild-winners-announced-1201699333/

Talking Movies with PenTV – 105 – Discussing the 88th Academy Awards Nominations

Host Gina Mazzetti and myself discuss the down-low about the 88th Academy Award nominations for films of 2015. We touch on everything, with topics ranging from #OscarsSoWhite and LGBT superheroes, to keeping movies unusual and which current film is the best regardless of nominations. Recorded 1.22.2015 at Peninsula Television, Inc. — pentv.tv I’m also adding Read More …

Livestream: The 88th Academy Award Nominations

Nominations to get updated throughout the morning of THU 1/14. Announcements begin at 5:38 am! TBA below… BEST PICTURE The Big Short Bridge of Spies Brooklyn Mad Max Fury Road The Martian The Revenant Room Spotlight BEST DIRECTOR Adam McKay, The Big Short George Miller, Mad Max Fury Road Alejandro G. Iñarritu, The Revenant Lenny Abrahamson, Read More …