Article Archive for February 2011
A film that unexpectedly grabbed the attention of the Academy Awards – and is sure to grab yours.
Which film will win the top prize… and which will stand the test of time?
Will the Academy really consider each nominated performance, instead of giving in to media-hyped favorite?
There’s a clear front-runner, but he pales in comparison to a couple of superior performances in the field.
A special video made in conjunction with Roger Ebert’s Far-Flung Film Correspondents website.
A video-packed essay on the influences behind an internet sensation.
Comparing last year’s nominees to this year’s, a definite pattern comes into focus.
A close look at the nominees breaks their work down across the key criteria of great directing.
How did one of 2010′s worst screenplays get Oscar-nominated, while one of the best wasn’t even eligible?
This classic Egyptian film offers a view of the country’s problems that have never gone away.
Talking classic classroom movies on teen sex, morals and growing up
One out of three 3-D movies isn’t bad.