ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATED FILM MAKER HELD HOSTAGE AT LAX

Brilliant Palestinian director Emad Burnat whose film 5 Broken Cameras is nominated was detained at LAX last night because officials didn’t believe the man was REALLY in town for the Academy Awards. LAX is known for racial profiling, but doesn’t anyone at LAX security have an IPAD? Film Director Emad Burnat is a critically inspiring filmmaker. […]

‘Swamp People’ Editors & Producers Settle Dispute

  The labor dispute between the producers of History Channel’s “Swamp People” and the Motion Picture Editors Guild (MPEG) has been resolved. The agreement was posted on MPEG’s local 700 Facebook page and on their Twitter, @MPEG700 On Facebook they opened a statement with “We have successfully resolved the “Swamp People” strike. After a work […]

New Bravo Show Insults Doctors, Women, and Wives By: Brian Moylan

Everyone ridicules that old TV commercial where a soap actor proclaims, “I’m not a doctor, but I play one on TV,” before giving us medical advice on what cough syrup to buy. Now Bravo is bringing us an equally ludicrous line, “I’m not a doctor, but I married one on TV.” That’s the premise behind […]

Country Star Mindy McCready Found Dead at 37

Country music star Mindy McCready was found dead at her home in Arkansas from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, the local sheriff’s office said in a statement. She was only 37. It sounds like one of her country music songs “Suicide in Arkansas”, but this time at the end of the song there are two […]

Best Actress: Are You Ready for a Surprise Win? … By Kyle Buchanan

  The Nominees: Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook Emmanuelle Riva, Amour Quvenzhané Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild Naomi Watts, The Impossible  By Kyle Buchanan In the early fall, as awards-season pundits began to compile their Oscar contenders, the Best Actress race was considered less than compelling: Aside from Rachel […]