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
Nicole Kidman calls from France to revisit 'The Paperboy' and proclaim her love for 'Amour'
And yeah, 'The Others' is pretty good too
Nov 30, 2012