Oscar Nominees To Be Announced Later Next Year

The Oscar nominations will be announced on January 22nd next year, instead of the usual January 20th.  Why would they do that, you may be asking.  Well, someone at the Academy was looking at the calendar and noticed that the Presidential inauguration is also scheduled for January 20th.  Figuring that a press conference was easier …

Oscars: Best Director

This year, for me anway, is a pretty exciting year for the Oscars. The best director category usually has at least one of my favorite directors hanging around. Last year, we had Clint Eastwood and the long long overdue win for Mr. Scorsese. The year before held Steven Spielberg and the win for Ang Lee …

Oscar Films Remembered: Unforgiven

With the Coen brothers seemingly poised to take home a few golden statues this Sunday night, including the coveted “Best Picture”, for their critical darling, No Country for Old Men, it seemed like a good time to go back and look at another film that swept the Academy off its feet: Clint Eastwood’s western masterpiece, …

Oscars: Honorary Academy Awards

Each year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences gives an honorary award to a recipient for their past & present contributions to film. In the early years, this award was given for an achievement that didn’t quite fit any of the categories voted on, but in recent years, its been reserved to celebrate …

It’s Oscar Week!

Hello Internet, It’s Oscar Week, and we at Lonely Reviewer are welcoming you all to check us out all week for all sorts of Oscar related articles, news, editorials, and features. Also, we just changed up the template of the site, let us know what you think! Only 5 more days till the Oscars, this …