Film critic Brian D. Johnson offers up his picks
The Quebec director talks about his shot at the Oscar
Maclean’s presents the best photos of 2010
Oscar favourite Colin Firth excels as a stammering royal who has to inspire a nation
Gabourey Sidibe isn’t exactly on the road to becoming an “American Cinderella”
The week’s most interesting photography
Brian D. Johnson on the highs and lows of the night
Scott Macaulay tries to explain the new Oscar voting system and how it works, with quotes from economist Justin Wolfers. Wolfers also provides some follow-explanation here. The use of ranked…
Very Serious Dramatic Actress Meryl Streep has reinvented herself as a giddy comedienne
COLBY COSH dismisses the National Board of Review’s Top 10 Movies of 2009—none of which he’s seen
How will Wolverine fight Magneto now that his main mutant power is toe-tappingness?
The biggest surprise of the night, however, is that the show was great. Now that’s a miracle.
The Oscar-nominated actor wanted to escape celebrity. The result is a quietly brilliant film.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button earned 13 nominations
The humanitarian award isn’t the problem. It’s that he’s never got an Oscar for his films.
Just when it seemed the award show couldn’t get worse, Hugh Jackman is chosen as host
Most popular headline so far about the announcement that Hugh Jackman will host the Oscars: “He better do it shirtless.”
Based on a very scientific poll of people who…