10/14 Oscarweb Round-up

Posted by · 9:08 am · October 14th, 2008

John Cusak (voice) as Igor in IgorTom O’Neil covers the landscape of double-dipping performers this year. [Gold Derby]

It looks like Don Cheadle will be replacing Terrence Howard in “Iron Man 2.”  Fucking lame. [The Hollywood Reporter]

How Kyle Buchanan missed the boat on some obviously awkward moments in “Rachel Getting Married.”  Seriously, what’s with the critical love-fest on this thing? [Defamer]

Christopher Campbell, meanwhile, thinks Anne Hathaway will be nominated for an Oscar but doesn’t deserve it. [Spout Blog]

David Poland spends 30 minutes with Greg Kinnear and Marc Abraham, star and director of “Flash of Genius” respectively. [The Hot Blog]

Tim Moore goes behind the scenes of “Igor.” [Daily Telegraph]

Is now time for a “Wall Street” sequel? [The Guardian]

Anthony Kaufman thinks this year’s Best Foreign Language Film race might be the most predictable in years. [indieWIRE]

Dave Karger wonders where the Best Picture nominees are this season. [Oscar Watch]

And finally, our hearts go out to Gerard Depardieu, who lost his son Guillaume yesterday, far too soon. [Associated Press]




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  • 1 10-14-2008 at 2:12 pm

    Speaking English said...

    “Rachel Getting Married” is a unique, refreshing, marvelously understated and affecting drama that deserves every last bit of praise it can get. I see nothing bewildering about it.