‘The Hurt Locker’ Takes 6

Posted in Film News on March 8, 2010 by Carlo Chong

And when all was said and done, the little film that could, the lowest-grossing Best Picture winner in Oscar history, took home top honors at this year’s Academy Awards, placing Kathryn Bigelow among the ranks of Hollywood immortality.

It was a shame however that Up in the Air couldn’t muster up a single win, though the Precious Adapted Screenplay win was a pleasant surprise.

15/24 of my predictions were right on – and well, I could’ve done a lot worse.

Full list of winners after the cut…

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Final Predictions for the 82nd Academy Awards

Posted in Film Talk on March 8, 2010 by Carlo Chong

Best of luck to Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal and company! Here’s to hoping we don’t have an Avatar-sized upset.

PICTURE

The Hurt Locker

DIRECTOR

Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker

ACTOR

Jeff Bridges, Crazy Heart

ACTRESS

Sandra Bullock, The Blind Side

SUPPORTING ACTOR

Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds

SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Mo’Nique, Precious

Full list of predictions after the cut…

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Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps

Posted in Film Trailers on February 24, 2010 by Carlo Chong

Director: Oliver Stone (Wall Street, World Trade Center, W.)

Starring: Michael Douglas, Shia LaBeouf, Josh Brolin, Carey Mulligan, Frank Langella

Genre: Drama, Thriller

Release: April 2010

Get Him To The Greek (Trailer)

Posted in Film Trailers on February 17, 2010 by Carlo Chong

Director: Nicholas Stoller (Forgetting Sarah Marshall)

Starring: Jonah Hill, Russell Brand

Genre: Comedy

Release: June 2010

*Spin-off of Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Peas-in-a-Pod for Toy Story 3

Posted in Film News on February 12, 2010 by Carlo Chong

The new character from the soon to be released sequel, Toy Story 3.

The SuperBowl TV Spots

Posted in Film Trailers on February 9, 2010 by Carlo Chong

Chloe (Trailer)

Posted in Film Trailers on February 5, 2010 by Carlo Chong

Director: Atom Egoyan (Where the Truth Lies)

Starring: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Amanda Seyfried

Genre: Thriller

Release: March 2010