Broadcast Film Critics Association 2017: Feud Dominates TV Nominations

FX’s “Feud: Bette and Joan” led the Broadcast Television Assn.’s Critics’ Choice Television Awards nominations with six mentions, including best limited series and best actress in a TV movie or limited series (Jessica Lange). HBO’s “Big Little Lies” picked up five.

Phantom Thread: Paul Thomas Anderson about his Collaboration with Daniel Day-Lewis

I did the typing and I had the basic premise, but we were really in conjunction working together. I would write 10 or 15 pages and I would present them to Day-Lewis, and he would make some ideas. Because I speak more American than English, it was very helpful to have his words shape the screenplay as it went along–Paul Thomas Anderson

Los Angeles Film Critics Awards 2017: Call Me By Your Name is Best Picture; Sally Hawkins Best Actress

Call Me By Your Name, the highly acclaimed gay tale of first love, is named best picture by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, of which I am proud member.

Wonder Wheel: Woody Allen’s Overly Familiar, Second Rate Melodrama

Woody Allen’s new film, the melodrama Wonder Wheel, is a major disappointment, a minor film that he could have directed in his sleep.

Oscar 2018: Supporting Actor–Predictions

Oscar 2018: Best Supporting Actor–10 performances to watch, from vet nominees, such as Willem Dafoe to first timers, such as Jason Mitchell and Sam Rockwell