Tag Archives: George Clooney

2012 Academy Award Nominations Announced

Once upon a time, when the Oscars weren’t so predictable, it used to be common fare around here to break down each category in anticipation of the big night. Now, there’s really no need to break down what you already know. Instead, lets focus on the surprises, shockers and snubs! Surprise Number 1: The Tree […]

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69th Annual Golden Globe Nominations

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association closed out a week-long spectacle of awards season precursors with their  announcement of the 69th Annual Golden Globe nominations. While they’ve never been subtle in their attempts to score big names for the ceremony, this year’s nominations took pandering to the Hollywood elite to a completely new level, starting with […]

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18th Screen Actors Guild Nominations

The Screen Actors Guild announced their nominees bright and early this morning and as expected they’re boring, predictable and leave little to be desired. Granted there are a lot of late entries this season (yet both Meryl Streep and Glenn Close managed to sneak their way in), this year’s nominations are nothing to write home […]

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The Real Reel’s Oscar Wish List: Supporting Actress

Viola Davis (The Help) Category fraud goes against every thing we believe but this is the only way that Viola Davis will take home a gold statue on Oscar. With the way the leading actress race is shaping up, there are way too many factors working against her – two legendary actresses are “due” and […]

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REVIEW: The Descendants

Rarely, if ever, does a film starring George Clooney elicit an emotional response but in Alexander Payne’s The Descendants, emotions are running rampant all over the place. Set in Hawaii, Clooney is Matt King – a father, a ne’er do well husband and the sole trustee of his family’s ancestral land, which is up for […]

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From NYtimes: The Best Performances of the Decade

The good folks over at the New York Times got together a group of actors and asked them what their favorite performances of the decade were. Here’s what they had to say…. Oh and don’t ask me about Sandra Bullock’s hair….I really don’t know…

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Oscar Nominee Luncheon News + Reel News

Oscar News: First up, the annual Oscar Nominee Luncheon took place yesterday, and here are a couple  reports on the day. Things I Learned at the Oscars’ Nominee Luncheon Inside the Nominees Luncheon Watch highlights from the Luncheon. Check out more photos down below. Reel News: Avatar…The Prequel? And Tarantino and a slavery western? A […]

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Oscar Real: Best Actor breakdown

26 days and counting until the big show as we shift our focus to some very handsome and talented men. Best Actor Jeff Bridges He’s the most likely candidate to win and I’m sure he has more ‘teachers in life’ to thank in his acceptance speech.  Currently he has a perfect score this awards season, […]

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