Michael Stuhlbarg

Oscars nominations 2018: Who's in for sure — and who may get snubbed

Screen Actors Guild Awards and Golden Globes have been handed out, Oscar voters’ pencils are down, and the Academy Awards race is about to get very real.<p>Oscar nominations for the March 4 ceremony will be handed out Tuesday morning, kicking off a new phase of awards season with snubs, surprises and …

Awards

Surprise Oscar nomination for Jake Gyllenhaal (‘Stronger’), say 36% of readers [POLL RESULTS]

In a recent poll, we asked Gold Derby readers which actor was most likely to snag an Oscar nomination without support from important industry …

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Last-minute panic over 2018 Oscar nominations: ‘I’m still having a lot of doubts’

With Oscar nominations set to be announced on Tuesday morning, January 23, our forum posters are scrambling to update their predictions, especially …

The Oscars

The Realistic and Absurd Oscar Nominations We Want

<i>Awards season is in full swing, and on Tuesday this year’s Oscar nominations will be announced. But the past year in film has not lent itself to</i> …

Armie Hammer

'Jumanji' Surprise: How The Hit Defied Blockbuster Box Office Trends

Sequel shows remarkable endurance and has passed “Thor: Ragnarok” at the domestic box office<p>As “Star Wars” begins to fade out of the box office …

Entertainment

Ewan McGregor's wife 'speaks out as actor files for divorce after 22 years' as he moves on with co-star Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Ewan McGregor 's estranged wife has reportedly spoken out following the actor's decision to file for divorce.<p>Eve Mavrakis is believed to have been …

Entertainment

What will win Best Picture at the Oscars?

Last year was an interesting one in cinema. There weren't that many films that completely wowed audiences. That's not to say there weren't great movies, however—critics found plenty of films upon which to heap their praise, and many of those are finally seeing wide releases this month after their …

Award Shows

'The Shape of Water' wins PGA best film ahead of Oscars

(L-R) Screenwriter Vanessa Taylor, actors Richard Jenkins, Sally Hawkins, producer J Miles Dale, director Guillermo del Toro, actors Octavia Spencer …

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Movie Quotes So Good You'll Use Them In Real Life

Imagine if screenwriters wrote our day-to-day dialogue. We could communicate disappointment in concise and cutting sentences. We could inspire …

Shawshank Redemption

Call Me By Your Name is a dream you won’t want to wake up from

Timothee Chalamet and Armie Hammer in Call Me By Your Name. Image from YouTube via Sony Pictures Classics.<p>Director Luca Guadagnino’s opulent …

Armie Hammer

2018 Oscar Nominations: Our Final Predictions

How will Lady Bird, Three Billboards, Call Me by Your Name, and The Shape of Water fare come nomination day? Here are our best guesses.<p>By mid-January, awards season has typically settled into a predictable groove. The front-runners have been anointed; their accolades have been accumulating since …

Movies

Every Prominent Male Actor Who Has Worked With Woody Allen and Said Nothing

On Thursday, Colin Firth became the latest actor who has appeared in a Woody Allen film to drop his support for the disgraced director. In response …

Liberal View

Sundance Film Review: ‘Eighth Grade’

Director:Bo BurnhamWith:, Daniel Zolghadri, Fred Hechinger, Imani Lewis, Luke Prael, Catherine Oliviere.<p>1 hour 33 minutes<p>No one likes eighth grade. …

'Call Me By Your Name' Called a 'Masterpiece'

(Newser) – <i>Call Me By Your Name</i> takes viewers to northern Italy in the summer of 1983, where 17-year-old Elio (recent Golden Globe winner Timothee …

Armie Hammer

The Sum of All Films: Why Michael Stuhlbarg Is the Unsung Hero of 2017

Every year, we celebrate the Leonardo DiCaprios and Jennifer Lawrences of the world—the A-list stars who headline the biggest and best projects. As …

Timothée Chalamet

It’s Time to Take a Serious Look at Michael Stuhlbarg

During awards season, a handful of performances from the past year become the only ones we talk about, leaving the rest draped in shadow. If there were a Most Valuable Per Minute of Screen Time award, surely Michael Stuhlbarg’s name would be the one on everyone’s lips.<p>Since his breakthrough lead …

The Arts

If our film critic picked the Oscar nominees ...

Filling out an Oscar nomination ballot — even a hypothetical one — can be an exercise in purest agony. That turned out to be especially true this year. I remain startled by the sheer quantity and range of great movies and performances I saw in 2017, which made it even harder than usual to settle on …

Phantom Thread

Sure, The Acting Is Great, But Is 'I, Tonya' A Serious Oscars Contender?

Film & TV > OPINION<p>Sure, The Acting Is Great, But Is 'I, Tonya' A Serious Oscars Contender?<p>Anthony Carew<p>Check out the full review.<p>i, tonya<p>In a key, …

Filmmaking

'The Shape Of Water' Review: An Adult Disney Movie With A Wickedly Perverse Heart

E.T. gets his freak on with a harlequin beauty in Mexican director Guillermo Del Toro's whimsically-shot yet wickedly perverse social justice …

Conservative View

Will the Oscars nominate two supporting actors from the same film for first time since 1991?

We ask this question every year: Will the Oscars finally double-nominate a film for Best Supporting Actor again? It last happened 26 years ago, with</b> …

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24 Oscar contenders you can see before the Academy Awards nominations are announced

Photos: Oscar contenders you can watch before the nominations come out<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Like this topic? You may …

Movies

Hulu’s ‘The Looming Tower’ & AMC’s ‘The Terror’ Lead Berlin TV Lineup

Hulu’s Jeff Daniels-fronted terrorism drama <i>The Looming Tower</i> and AMC’s period drama <i>The Terror</i> are set to headline the TV section of this year’s …

TV

Six of the best films to see at the cinema this weekend

Spielberg, Hanks and Streep’s The Post is heavy with shadows of Trumpocracy while Liam Neeson just about stays on track in The Commuter

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31 Movies Worth Watching in Seattle This Weekend: Jan 18-21, 2018

<i>The Stranger</i>'s film critics' picks. by Stranger Things To Do StaffIs it the rain that makes Seattle's movie scene so lush? Whatever the case, there's …

Seattle

'Blindspotting' Film Review: Ambitious Oakland Tale Suffers from Too Many Ideas

Sundance: Carlos López Estrada’s feature directorial debut gets overwhelmed by abrupt shifts in tone and an excess of hot-button issues<p>Having too few …

Armie Hammer

'Call Me By Your Name' Is Your Perfect Style Guide For Summer '18

A gentle, sun-dappled meditation on love, life, family, summer and really good Ralph Lauren shirts set in the cobbled streets and cool waters of 1983 Northern Italy, Luca Guadagnino's <i>Call Me By Your Name</i> was the darling of the 2017 indie festival circuit, earning plaudits for everything from its …

Clothing

Hooray! May the Comment Party Begin Again...

And there was much rejoicing. I can "hear" you all again. You can hear each other. We didn't expect to take a vow of collective silence but I had …

Phantom Thread

From Blood Simple to Fargo to The Big Lebowski: Films that celebrate the legendary Coen brothers

More than three decades ago — on 18 January, 1985 — the Coen brothers’ first feature film, <i>Blood Simple</i>, premiered in American theatres. Joel and …

Coen Brothers

Capsule reviews of feature films

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME. 3 stars. Handsome production set in 1983 Italy, where a professor (Michael Stuhlbarg) is hosting a handsome student (Armie …

Movies

Best Supporting Actor Oscar predictions by experts: Sam Rockwell (‘Three Billboards’) vaults past Willem Dafoe (‘The Florida Project’)

Buoyed by his wins at the Golden Globes and Critics’ Choice Awards, <b>Sam Rockwell</b> (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”) now has 18 of our 30 …

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