The Independent Spirit Awards acted as a dress rehearsal for the Oscars, honoring worthy films that not many people have seen
The Core List
All the triumphs of Alfonso Cuarón’s visionary achievement are the same reasons the Academy is unlikely to choose it
Tarantino may shoot his Western movie after all, which should please anyone who’s dared to read the script
But Hindi-language movies aren’t “foreign” to them. Is the subtitle-reading audience finally extinct?
We track the honored and the ignored, the snubs and flubs, in all the top categories
It’s shaping up to be a slap-down between Slave, Gravity, Wolf and Hustle
If critics picked the Academy Awards, the race would be over. Too bad they don’t vote for the Oscars.
A tribute to the Dispersal Engineers who toss the tons of festive paper that bedeck a million revelers
The HFPA certifies the movie faves, rescues Robert Redford, gives indie actresses a boost and — oh, no! — ignores Oprah
With six groups having voted, ’12 Years a Slave’ is in the lead, and Cate Blanchett looks like a lock