Articles Tagged 'Black Swan'

Oscars 2011 Recap: ‘The King’s Speech’ Prevails with Four Awards

After Ricky Gervais took it in the chin for his “mean-spirited” hosting job at January’s Golden Globes, the 83rd annual Academy Awards tried to make sure Sunday evening’s (February 27) show from Hollywood’s Kodak Theater was, er, ultra friendly. To make a long story short, hosts James Franco and Anne Hathaway, or should we say […]

BAFTA Nominations: ‘The King’s Speech’ Leads with 14

The final nominees for the British Academy Film Awards, the UK equivalent to the Oscars, have been announced, nearly two weeks after the organization released their longlist. The King’s Speech leads this year’s pack with a phenomenal 14 nominations, including expected mentions for Best Film, Best British Film, Colin Firth (Actor), Geoffrey Rush (Supporting Actor), […]

BAFTA Longlist: ‘Black Swan,’ ‘The King’s Speech’ Lead Field

This year’s British Academy Film Award longlist was announced earlier today. The British equivalent of the Oscars, the BAFTAs are set to be handed out on February 13. After one round of voting, The King’s Speech and Black Swan look set for a head-to-head scuffle, with 15 mentions apiece on the longlist. I’m thinking the […]