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How the Oscars Best Picture Screw-Up Really Felt Inside the Theater

As soon as Faye Dunaway announced that La La Land was theBest Picture winner during last-place night’sAcademy Welcoming ceremony, people embarked registering out of their benches. This is Los Angeles, after all, and even in the City of Stars, traffic is always a concern.( Anyone who experienced the first 10 minutes of La La knows that .) Writer-director Damien Chazelle’s modern musical win had seemed like a forgone conclusionto begin with; why trash valued party period watchingthe inevitable? I feel bad for those people now. What they missed, of coursewhat…

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Didn’t see all the Oscar movies? Here’s your party cheat sheet

Thousands of years from now, humans will break forth from their amber eggshells and shower benefit of future generations with hot takes about’ La La Land .’ Image: MIKE NELSON/ EPA/ REX/ Shutterstock We get it: There’s too much content. You’re binging 17 testifies and way behind on podcasts and since when were there so many Best Picture nominees and when was the last time you read a book? We in the media biz are here to help, starting with your 2017 Oscar cheat sheet. Whether you’ve seen them all…

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The 10 Best Films of 2016: Beyonc, Killer Neo-Nazis, and a Modern-Day Masterpiece

Behold: Jen Yamato’s picks for the more good movies of its first year. “> When we make our centres with us to the movies, their stories can transcend the screen. And the best of them can become much more than mere picture show. In a year in which the political theatre became intensely personal no matter on which side of such elections you fell, some movies loomed larger, keyed into the zeitgeist; others resonated more personally, emboldened by fresh images that shook us out of our national malaise-cum-mania. When I…

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National Board of Review gives ‘Arrival’ star Amy Adams an Oscar boost with Best Actress honor

“Manchester by the Sea” stars Casey Affleck and Lucas Hedges both acquired gifts, while the film acquired NBR’s top honor . Image: amazon studios/ roadside magnetisms Manchester by the Sea was identified 2016 ‘s best film by the National Board of Review, raising the awards-season profile of Kenneth Lonergan’s ravaging clas drama though the film has been destined for a appointment with the Academy Awards ever since its debut at Sundance. The NBR on Tuesday also devoted its Best Actor and Best Male Breakthrough Performance gifts to Manchester stars Casey…

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The Oscar Map: So much for ‘Billy Lynn’ and ‘Birth of a Nation’s’ awards chances

Forget ‘X, ‘ it’s Oscar that distinguishes the place on Mashable’s map to gift season . LOS ANGELES Awards season is a marathon marching , not a sprint, and the path is flecked with difficulties and surprises. Certainly, the awardings scenery has changed since the introduction of Mashable s Oscar Map prior to the start of the three fall festivals Venice, Toronto and Telluride. Some cinemas have announced themselves as hopefuls, like Hidden Figures , Silence and Live by Night ( all of which have been assigned official liberate appointments…

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