Articles tagged precious

Apologies to James Cameron: ‘Avatar’ a Sign of Changing Cinema

'Avatar' is pop culture at its most popular. It captured the world immediately, and I never saw it coming. I predicted all hype but didn't think Cameron could do it. Again.

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Everything in its Right Place: The Best Female Acting Performances of 2009

Mazur checks out the year's best female acting and offers up a mostly alternative opinion to the boring Oscar-begging consensus picks including some you might not have heard about, yet.

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OscarMatters: Oscars Resurrected?

With 2009's awards season about to ignite, it is time to analyze the ups and down of the recent rule changes, including what truly benefits from the expansion of Best Picture nominees and how this affects representation of cinematic excellence.

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12 Nov 2009 // 9:55 AM

How much does Gabourey Sidibe weigh? In a perfect world, the question wouldn’t matter. But Hollywood, as you might have noticed, is far from

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The reviews are so gushy that they’d have to go straight to your head. For the comic actress Mo’Nique, “Precious,” opening in theaters

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