Posts Tagged ‘scorsese’

So I never got around to making Oscar predictions this year. Partly because I lacked time, partly because I realised I care even less than you. Besides, I haven’t even rounded off the year by watching The Descendants, and given that was meant to be a decent contender for the top prizes, judgement felt unfair. Anyway, […]


Golden Globes.

16Jan12

Not much to comment on. A joke about Bieber aside, Ricky wasn’t half as funny as last year. The Descendants won pretty big, to Rupert Murdoch’s delight, and Streep inevitably picked up Best Actress. The only surprises were Scorsese winning for Hugo, which I can only dream is an Oscar precedent, and Reznor and Ross missing out on back […]


Two more months and we’ll be on the home stretch towards the awards season again. Everybody knows that if it’s a year Christopher Nolan is busy filming rather than releasing, cinema practically dies from the end of the Oscars in March until the beginning of October. I’ve found a few exceptions, but this year is […]