Tag: Academy Awards

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1985

This week, Kelly Stitzel discusses the extremely radio-friendly crop of Best Original Song nominees for the 57th Academy Awards....

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Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: This Year’s Loser Oscar Nominees

Bob Cashill asks if it's possible to feel bad about a movie that earns an Academy Award nomination. Yes, says sorrowful Way Back...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1974

Kelly Stitzel brings back her special series taking a look at past Best Original Song Oscar nominees. This week, she discusses the nominees...

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Film, Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Robert Osborne of Turner Classic Movies

As Turner Classic Movies begins it's 31 Days salute to the Oscars, Scott Malchus interviews the face of the network, Robert Osborne....

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 18 Recap and Matchday 19 Previews

Netherlands 2-1 Slovakia After all of yesterday’s drama, this game was bound to be a return to what we expect in the group stage: a...

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Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: Wonderlands–Tim Burton’s, Matt Damon’s, and “A Prophet’s”

The Wizard of Oz has influenced every movie made since it opened in 1939, or so I’ve read. Off the top of my head I’m not so sure: On...

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Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: An Open Letter to Sandra Bullock, and Her Reply to Me

Almost three years ago to the day I posted on my blog an open letter to my long-time crush object Sandra Bullock. The news was not good....

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1997

Kelly Stitzel's special Oscar-themed columns continue with a look at 1997's race for the Best Original Song trophy....

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1981

It's awards season, which means it's time for Kelly Stitzel to pay tribute to some Oscar-approved soundtrack songs. This week: 1981!...

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Film, No Concessions

No Concessions: Why I “Heart” Jeff Bridges

If the Oscars are truly serious about slimming down the Academy should just mail Christoph Waltz and Mo’Nique their supporting performer...

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No Concessions

No Concessions: Every Which Way With Clint

Clint Eastwood is having the last sneer on the Oscars. As three of the five best picture nominees struggle for a box office bounce (and...

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Film

Download Popdose’s Oscar Ballot

Welcome back, Oscar fans.  We’ll be unveiling our official Popdose ballot on March 4, just a few days before the actual event, but...

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Film

Oscar Nominations: Who Surprised You? Who Got Screwed?

The Academy Award nominations were announced this morning, film fans, and since half the staff is already discussing them (and griping...

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Popdose

2008 Academy Awards: Open Thread

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Television

TCM’s 31 Days of Oscar: Final Suggestions

So here we are, the end of the month and thus, sadly, the end of this year’s TCM 31 Days of Oscar festival. Here are some final...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Films They Won’t Be Celebrating on Oscar Night

Looking back on a year that many critics hail as one of Hollywood’s best ever, it’s difficult to ignore the fact that many of...

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Popdose, Television

TCM’s “31 Days of Oscar”: Even More Suggestions!

Hey, it’s Scott again. Thought I’d get this in on time so all of you could catch some more of my suggestions for Turner Classic...

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Television

TCM’s 31 Days of Oscars: More Movie Suggestions!

Okay, I dropped the ball on posting some more of my suggestions for the Turner Classic Movies 31 Days of Oscars fest they have each year....