9 to 5-ers reunite on Sunday, January 29th when Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton present Lily Tomlin with the the Screen Actors Guild’s 53rd Life Achievement Award during the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be broadcast live on TNT and TBS.
Japanese film Your Name won the Los Angeles Critics Association’s award for Best Animated Feature for 2016 and is on the shortlist for the Oscars® Best animated Feature category.
The day the stars fell, two lives changed forever. High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre occurrence continues to happen randomly, and the two must adjust their lives around each other. Yet, somehow, it works. They build a connection and communicate by leaving notes, messages, and more importantly, an imprint.
Now, Funimation Films is bringing Your Name to North America – in both English-dubbed and Japanese-with-subtitles formats – beginning on April 7th. Details follow the break.
Composers Andy Grush and Taylor Stewart, aka The Newton Brothers, score STX Entertainment’s supernatural horror thriller, “TheBye Bye Man.” The film stars Douglas Smith, Lucien Laviscount, Cressida Bonas and Doug Jones. Directed by Stacy Title and written by Jonathan Penner, “The Bye Bye Man” follows the story of three college students move into an old, off-campus house. The soundtrack album featuring the score is available on Sony Classical.Check out the trailer after the jump, it looks a lot like The Candyman. Bye Bye Man opens in theatres on January 13, 2016.
La La Land won every category in which it was nominated – seven – at the 2017 Golden Globes, including Best film, Musical or Comedy, Best Actor (Ryan Gosling) & Actress (Emma Stone), Musical or Comedy.
On the TV side, The Night Manager led with three Globes: Best Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie (Tom Hiddleston), Best Supporting Actor (Hugh Laurie) and Best Supporting Actress (Olivia Colman).
There were a number of upsets as the Hollywood Foreign Press Association selected, among others, Billy Bob Thornton (Goliath) over Rami Malek (Mr. Robot) and Hugh Laurie (The Night Manager) over Sterling K” Brown (The People vs. O.J. Simpson).
The first annual PROVOKR Awards – honoring the artists and entertainers who have created the Sexiest and most Provocative work in Film, TV, Music, Fashion, Art, Words and Social Media – have been announced today at PROVKR.com.
“At PROVOKR, it is our mission to bring the best and most exquisite of this kind of work to our audience. Thank you to the winners for maintaining such a high level of excellence during 2016,” said editor Howard Karren.
The complete list of winners follows the jump (some images marginally NSFW)”
One of a film critic’s hardest tasks is whittling down a horde of quality films to a top ten/favorite fifteen/top twenty or whatever.
The opposite is true for the worst films of the year – it’s pretty easy to decide which collection of time wasters we wish we could have avoided (or mourn for the time lost).
This year there were an even dozen films that I would have just as well have done without (there were a few more than that, these were the ones that frosted me for specific reasons that were easy to discern).