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Oscar Predictions: First Batch of Confused Guesses in the Best Animated Feature Category

Oscar Predictions: First Batch of Confused Guesses in the Best Animated Feature Category

With controversy pertaining to what is and isn't animation brewing, a large swath of potential major contenders still unseen and a general lack of enthusiasm surrounding the contenders that are out there so far this year, the Best Animated Feature category for this year's Oscars leaves a lot to be desired. I have a list of 18 contenders so far, but that could easily be cut to 15 or even 12 depending on where the Academy draws the line.

This Week On DVD and Blu-ray: August 9, 2011

This Week On DVD and Blu-ray: August 9, 2011

DVD LINKS: DVD NEWS | RELEASE DATES | NEW DVDS | REVIEWS | RSS FEED The Battle of Algiers This Blu-ray arrived on my doorstep only yesterday afternoon so all I've had a chance to do is remove the cellophane and check out my favorite scene, which would be the finale. I own the previous... Read more »

'Mars' Bombs, Should Dreamworks and Sony Worry about 'Tintin'?

'Mars' Bombs, Should Dreamworks and Sony Worry about 'Tintin'?

Photo: Walt Disney Pictures When the final film from Robert Zemeckis's ImageMover Studios, Mars Needs Moms bombed in spectacular fashion this weekend there was much speculation in the comment section on the industry laden site Deadline Hollywood this might he a harbinger to come for the Steven Spielberg/Peter Jackson flick The Adventures of Tintin: The... Read more »

Box-Office Wrap-Up: Mar. 11 - Mar. 13, 2011

Box-Office Wrap-Up: Mar. 11 - Mar. 13, 2011

It was a mixed bag of results at the box-office this week with the likely #1 taking the top spot, a surprise to me at #2 and a $150 movie scoring a mere $6.8 million in its opening weekend. Sounds like we should take a closer look at things. Let's do this... Laremy predicted the... Read more »

Box-Office Oracle: Mar. 11 - Mar. 13, 2011

Box-Office Oracle: Mar. 11 - Mar. 13, 2011

I'm going to keep this short and sweet because I'm on the road to Austin, TX for the SXSW Film Festival. I like the actioner at the top, followed by the holdover, followed distantly by the children's film in fourth. Let's break it down! Laremy predicted the #1 movie correctly 2 Weeks In A Row... Read more »

Latest MPAA Ratings: BULLETIN NO: 2152

Latest MPAA Ratings: BULLETIN NO: 2152

Here are the new MPAA ratings from BULLETIN NO: 2152. 3 Backyards Rated R For a scene of sexual content. Release Date: TBA 2011 Atlas Shrugged - Part 1 Rated PG-13 For some sexuality. Bolly Double Rated PG-13 For sexual innuendo, language, a drug reference and some violence. Cougars, Inc. Rated R For sexual content,... Read more »

Trailer and Six New Pics from Disney's 'Mars Needs Moms!'

Trailer and Six New Pics from Disney's 'Mars Needs Moms!'

Photo: Walt Disney Pictures Disney just sent over six new images and the first trailer (via Yahoo) for their next animated film, Mars Needs Moms! due in theaters on March 11, 2011. The film is based on Pulitzer Prize-winning author Berkeley Breathed's book and centers on the story of Milo (voiced by Seth Green), a... Read more »