Erik Childress

Erik Childress

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CinemaCon: 10 Things That Stood Out for Us

At CinemaCon, the Las Vegas film convention for theater owners and distributors (formerly known as... Read more

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10 SXSW '11 Films We've Seen and Highly Recommend

With over 120 films to choose from in just nine days at the 2011 South by Southwest Film Festival,... Read more

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12 Fun (and Depressing) Stats From The 83rd Academy Awards

The 83rd Academy Awards are over, and not a minute too soon for most viewers. No major surprises in... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: The Pool-Busting Final Ranking of 2010

We have arrived at the final days before the 83rd Academy Awards. In the four weeks since the nominations,... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: Does 'Social Network' Still Have a Chance?

The Oscar race is over! Such has been the chant dating back to the night Tom Hooper won the... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: Make Your Picks the Vegas Way!

Since the beginning of awards season, yours truly has been tracking the rankings of all the films,... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: Who Are the Front-Runners?

Do you hear that? It's not the sound of people shoveling out their cars on the East Coast or Chicagoans... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: The Final Rankings (Before The Nominations)

And it has come down to this. The final week before the Oscar nominations. The... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: Directors Name Five, Leave Five Up For Grabs

The Directors Guild of America completed the big trilogy of Guild nominations this week in an attempt... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: Producers & Writers Shake Things Up ... A Little

Two of the top three guilds to keep an eye on announced their nominees this week. Producers and Writers... Read more

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Oscar Rankings: Let's Get Technical

As 2010 comes to a close, we are also past the first phase of awards season. The critics' groups have... Read more

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Chicago & Ten Other Critics Groups Shed Light on Oscar Rankings

Since last week's first Oscar rankings on Cinematical, another eleven critics' groups have announced... Read more

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Movie Ads: The Worst Puns Of 2010

On the Nov. 29 episode of 'The Daily Show', Jon Stewart dedicated a segment to various newscasters... Read more

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Globe Voters Enjoy Vegas Vacation Before 'Burlesque' Gets Nominated

When the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their list of nominees last week for their... Read more

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Time To Get 'Social' About This Year's Oscar Rankings

Awards season officially exploded this week. Since this last Sunday, 14 different groups have announced... Read more

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Golden Globes vs. Oscars: Will The Nominations Remain The Same?

Check out the full list of 2011 Golden Globe nominees for both Film and Television The Golden Globes... Read more

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The Alternative Awards: Considering the Screenplays

The Alternative Awards is a weekly column that highlights actors, actresses and films that are... Read more

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National Board of Review 2010 Winners: 'The Social Network' Leads the Pack

The National Board of Review has announced their 2010 winners, and David Fincher's 'The Social Network'... Read more

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The Alternative Awards: Considering The Supporting Actresses

The Alternative Awards is a weekly column that highlights actors, actresses and films that are... Read more

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The Alternative Awards: Considering 2010's Supporting Actors

Approaching the end of November we are on our way towards critics' groups, guilds and professional... Read more