12/7 Oscarweb Round-up

Posted by · 5:36 am · December 7th, 2008

A.R. RahmanPete Hammond reports on the week that was, including a lively “Seven Pounds” Q&A session. [Notes on a Season]

Jeff Wells responds with a second-hand swipe at the film. [Hollywood Elsewhere]

And Steven Zeitchik breaks embargo, writes up a positive assessment. [Risky Biz Blog]

Tom O’Neil points out how Oscar success for “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” could finally be F. Scott Fitzgerald’s warm Hollywood welcome. [Gold Derby]

Hat-tipping A.R. Rahman’s collaboration with M.I.A. on the “Slumdog Millionaire” soundtrack. [Vulture]

David Carr talks to “Doubt” scribe and helmer John Patrick Shanley. [New York Times]

Heath Ledger wins his first award of the season. [New York Daily News]

Roger Ebert offers up the 25 best films of the year. [Chicago Sun-Times]

The Times goes longer. [The Times]




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  • 1 12-07-2008 at 5:19 pm

    Michael said...

    Guess Ebert wasn’t a fan of The Wrestler.

  • 2 12-07-2008 at 5:20 pm

    Sound Designer Dan said...

    Or Ben Button.