Good Morning and a hope that everyone had a great holiday. 2012 is just around the corner!
OSCAR POSTER 2012
Oscar has a new poster and here it is:
Various outlets continue to collate and crunch the year's critical response to the films that were released in 2011. Three more of those were published this past week...The Tree of Life continues to do well with the critics and I still think that translates into Best Picture and (perhaps) Best Director nominations for the film that refer to as the only unofficial film of Telluride #37 (2010). as you may recall, it was screened privately in Telluride for (reportedly) Fox Searchlight and Sony Pictures Classics. Fox Searchlight picked it up.
Here are the three new critic's compilations:
From Movie City News (where the top five are Tree of Life, Descendants, Artist, Drive and A Separation):
From Metacritic (top five: Tree of Life, A Separation, Descendants, Melancholia, Drive):
From Movie Review Intelligence (top five: Artist, Potter, Poetry, We Were Here, City of Life and Death):
New Oscar prediction update from Oscar guru Scott Feinberg at The Hollywood Reporter:
Brad Brevet at Rope of Silicon shares his latest Oscar ruminations:
Oscar nominating ballots were sent out Dec. 27. Nominations will be announced the morning of Jan. 24.
ONLINE FILM CRITICS
Nominations from the Online Film Critics announced late last week. Here's the link (from Awards Daily):
and the Best picture nominees were:
The Tree of Life
Happy New Year. Next post in 2012!
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