Awards Season

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    Overlooked Contenters

    Awards seasons are strange things. No matter how much a film might have going in it’s favor, sometimes it just doesn’t connect with voters.

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    Opening this Week: Three Contenders

    Three specialty films with Oscar hopes open on Wednesday, and none of them are what you would consider holiday fare.

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    Golden Globe Reactions

    I had no intention of getting up at 5 a.m. to hear Golden Globe nominations, but as it turned out I found myself awake at 4:15 and unable to get back to sleep. So I tuned in.

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    Who's in the Running: Actresses

    As awards season arrives, Back Stage takes a look at the actresses who've stood out over the last year for their film performances.

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    Who's in the Running: Actors

    As awards season arrives, Back Stage takes a look at the actors who've stood out over the last year for their film performances.

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    'Speech' Therapy

    Geoffrey Rush discusses "The King's Speech," where he plays speech therapist Lionel Logue, who helped Prince George overcome his stammer before being crowned King George VI.

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    All Together Now

    Film critics from Entertainment Weekly, New York Times, Newsweek, and Film Journal International forecast a few front-runners.

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    They Liked You, They Really Liked You...

    Previous nominees are among TV critics' picks for probable nominations this time 'round.

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    The Contender

    From Dark Knight to washed-up boxer, Christian Bale continues to surprise and entertain.

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    Christopher Nolan: A Dream Nomination?

    Christopher Nolan makes critically acclaimed hits, but can he score his first directing nomination at next year’s Academy Awards?