Critical Confabulations

a theatre, film & pop culture review

Film: Room

Emma Donoghue adapts her genre-defying novel Room for the screen, and earns an Oscar nom in the process.

Advertisements
February 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Oscars Predictions 2015: Best Original Screenplay

Looks like Birdman and Boyhood have got some competition.

February 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Oscars Predictions 2015: Best Adapted Screenplay

The Academy ignores strong female-written works in favor of… American Sniper?

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Oscars Predictions 2014: Original Screenplay

The winners of the Best Screenplay awards are so often tied to the Big Picture winner. So who’s got the best shot of winning the big award?

February 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Oscars Predictions 2014: Adapted Screenplay

The winners of the Best Screenplay awards are so often tied to the Big Picture winner. So who’s got the best shot of winning the big award?

Here’s a look at the Best Adapted Screenplay 2014 Oscar nominees.

February 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Oscars 2013: Best Original Screenplay

Will Zero Dark Thirty‘s controversy pave the way for a Tarantino win?

February 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Oscars 2013: Best Adapted Screenplay

Can Argo or Silver Linings Playbook overtake early frontrunner Lincoln, or will Kushner’s beautifully dialogued script take home the award it rightly deserves?

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Oscars 2012: Best Original Screenplay

Will Woody Allen win for the third time on his fourteenth nomination? Or will Asghar Farhadi’s Iranian domestic drama steal the gold? My picks and predictions for the winner of the 2012 Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.

February 20, 2012 · 3 Comments

Oscars 2012: Best Adapted Screenplay

Sorkin vs Payne: who’s got the slicker story? My picks and predictions for the winner of the 2012 Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment
Advertisements

Archives

Categories