Tag Archives: Inglourious Basterds

Review: Django Unchained

At a recent Museum of Modern Art benefit honoring Quentin Tarantino, Peter Bogdonavich (“Last Picture Show,” “Paper Moon”)  introduced him as “the single most influential director of his generation,” and with his latest revenge fantasy  ‘Django Unchained,’ the follow-up to his  2009 epic ‘Inglorious Basterds,’ he’s more than earned that stamp of approval. Inspired by […]

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The Oscars Hangover: Pressroom Footage

Still high on the excitement of their wins, the newly crowned Academy Award Winners take to the press room. Check it out. Academy Award Winner Christoph Waltz Academy Award Winner Mo’Nique Academy Award Winner Jeff Bridges Academy Award Winner Sandra Bullock Academy Award Winners Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal and Greg Shapiro ***videos by: TvGuide via […]

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The Oscar Hangover: Highlights, Lowlights & WTF moments

This is only the beginning of our FULL day of Oscar coverage. I’m tired from the festivities of last night, so I thought I’d start off with an appropriate Oscar Hangover post. It was an eventful night and The Real Reel has all the highlights, low-lights and wtf moments. Feel free to add some of […]

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We’re Live: The Oscars LIVE blog!

And the excitement starts….NOW!! The home stretch is officially here and the 82nd Academy Awards Ceremony is only a week away. I repeat, a week away!! And as if you didn’t already know…we are going LIVE!!! It’s the LIVEST this blog has ever been, and we want YOU to be apart of all the action. […]

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Preparing for Hollywood’s Biggest Night!

24 hours away from the culmination of this awesome awards season coverage.  As everyone gears up for the most notable night in Hollywood, I thought it would be a good idea to take my fabulous readers on a trip down memory lane.  Everything you need for Oscar night is in this post, including reviews for […]

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The line-up for the 82nd Academy Awards

We are a little over 48 hours away from the Academy Awards and The Real Reel has you covered–as always–every step of the way. Listed below is a line-up of presenters and just in case you forgot, the hosts for the evening. Coverage starts here on The Real Reel at 6pm/CST and we will be […]

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If I were a voting member of the Academy…

The final ballots for the 82nd annual Academy Awards are due today, marking the end of the 2009-2010 awards campaign season. Thank goodness! Members of the Academy must have their ballots in  by 5pm/PT in order to be counted for the ceremony.  Now, I’m aware that I am not a voting member of the Academy, […]

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Oscar Real: Cinematography, Film Editing & Visual Effects

Only 8 days until showtime and they couldn’t come fast enough. Luckily we are blazing through our nomination breakdown, as we start to branch into some very important categories. On the menu today, Cinematography, Film Editing and Visual Effects. All three can make or break your film. And the nominees are… Best Cinematography Avatar Harry […]

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A Real Reel soapbox (Oscar Edition): Where is the love?

As I neared the end of my Official Oscar Prediction Ballot, I noticed something very off-putting; I only picked ‘Inglourious Basterds’ to win ONE out of the eight awards it was nominated for. That is completely disheartening to me because I love Quentin (like seriously, can’t get enough of him) and in my honest opinion, […]

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Photo Op: BAFTA Winners

Thought this was pretty cool. It’s not everyday you see the winners of a prestigious award,  assembled together for a group photo. Score one for the BAFTAs!!! Also as promised, Best Supporting Actor winner Christoph’s Waltz’s backstage interview. After the jump…

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