|2011||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Original Screenplay||Margin Call||Nominated|
|2011||Independent Spirit Awards||Best First Screenplay||Margin Call||Nominated|
|2011||Independent Spirit Awards||Best First Feature||Margin Call||Won|
|2011||National Board of Review||Best First Feature||Margin Call||Won|
|2011||New York Film Critics Circle||Best First Feature||Margin Call||Won|
by Jason Gorber
With "All Is Lost," director J.C. Chandor has created a taut (if slightly overlong) drama. Told with next to no dialogue, it follows the travails of a man (Robert Redford) literally lost at sea, coming to terms with his own...
by Erin Whitney
There's not much that is more emotionally terrifying than being stuck all alone in the vast, capricious ocean. Robert Redford braves the open waters in "Margin Call" director J.C. Chandor's latest, "All Is Lost," as an...
by Jenni Miller
Writer/director J.C. Chandor's directorial debut 'Margin Call' takes place at a financial firm in midtown Manhattan, far above the normal people whose money (and lives) the analysts and brokers affect with their every...
by Perri Nemiroff
The concept of a corporate thriller makes a frightening amount of sense these days. The economy may be in the dirt, but writer-director J.C. Chandor is hoping to dust off some of that grime and deliver an enthralling film...