The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday the names of 15 documentary features to advance in the race to the Oscars. Among those on the shortlist are “O.J.: Made in America,” the ESPN documentary on O.J. Simpson directed by Ezra Edelman, and “Weiner,” Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg’s look at Anthony Weiner following... Read more »
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THR's awards analyst dissects the 15 selections, points out noteworthy inclusions (no fewer than three docs about race in America) and omissions (not a single doc from HBO) and offers his initial projections for the next round.
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"We always look to create a safe space for artists and will facilitate requests from outside groups that want to host demonstrations at our 2017 festival by connecting them with the city of Park City to organize," says a rep for the fest, which this year is full of unmistakable Trump shoutouts, including a New Climate lineup.
John Goodman is one of the great American actors and never gets enough credit. Somehow stately and understated, Goodman’s an unmistakable one-man show, whose baritone voice and generous build allow him to oscillate between gentle giant and hulkish beast — often settling for something in between. That makes his particular talents hard to categorize. In some respect that’s a byproduct of his filmography, which encompasses both flashy blockbusters and elegant dramas. Even when he’s the best part o....show text
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After seeing "Hamilton" and "Arrival" in the same weekend, Alan Sepinwall wonders if he was too harsh in his longtime spoiler hatred.