1/28 Oscarweb Round-up

Posted by · 8:44 am · January 28th, 2010

Colin FirthSteve Pond on how Jeff Bridges being the voice of Hyundai could cause problems for the long-time Oscarcast advertiser this year. [The Odds]

Melena Ryzik on the Sundance-Oscar connection. [The Carpetbagger]

David Poland talks to “A Single Man” star Colin Firth. [The Hot Blog]

Peter Bradshaw conveys a humorous, embarrassing anecdote from the London Film Critics awards a few years ago.  It was enough to make him subsequently break into a cold sweat at the mention of film awards since. [The Guardian]

Sharon Waxman writes up the death of Miramax. [The Wrap]

Meanwhile, here’s Brian Brooks on perhaps part of the future of independent film distribution. [indieWIRE]

Claudia Puig reports on dancer Oscarcast hopefuls. [USA Today]

A new blog dedicated to the Academy’s instant run-off voting system?  Weird. [Oscar Votes 123]

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  • 1 1-28-2010 at 9:00 am

    Liz said...

    Mock me if you must, but I watch “So You Think You Can Dance,” and part of me is really excited to see if Adam Shankman chooses any past contestants for the Oscar show.

  • 2 1-28-2010 at 11:29 am

    Frank Lee said...

    As Liz Lemon would say, that Colin Firth interview qualifies as erotica.

  • 3 1-28-2010 at 6:15 pm

    cineJAB said...