The Long Shot: A salute to the non-contenders
Featuring my ideal-world Oscar ballot
Jan 9, 2013
Oscar Watch: Indie Spirit Awards head back to Santa Monica
Plus: Jeff Bridges is hosting 'SNL'
Oct 27, 2010
The Long Shot: Vehicle trouble
Why are so many of this year's Oscar-tipped actresses better than the films around them?
Dec 7, 2011
The Long Shot: Down on 'Descendants'
Academy-friendliness and social hostility co-exist in Alexander Payne's latest
Nov 23, 2011
The Long Shot: Let England shake
Britain offers a variety of quality contenders in 2011... but are there too many?
Nov 2, 2011
The Long Shot: Foreign exchange
With 63 foreign-language films in the running, festival hits rule the roost
Oct 13, 2011
The Long Shot: But is it 'The Artist?'
French crowd-pleaser could be the story of this year's award season
Oct 6, 2011
The Long Shot: In praise of the misfits
Why there's no shame in not being a so-called 'Oscar movie'
Sep 28, 2011
Off the Carpet: The long, strange trip of 'Argo'
Charting the rise, fall, rise and fall of this year's likely Best Picture victor
Feb 18, 2013
2012 Oscar Predictions: Why I picked what I picked
What categories won't 'The Artist' win?
Feb 26, 2012