Zimbio's 2013 Oscar Predictions - November 14, 2012

By Joe Robberson on
(Focus Features | The Weinstein Co.)Two potential Oscar darlings will debut this Friday: Anna Karenina and Silver Linings Playbook, both in limited release. Anna Karenina, a new reimagining of Leo Tolstoy's classic novel by Joe Wright (Atonement), takes place almost wholly on a stage. The actors turn the melodrama way up and the result is an overwrought display of breathless encounters. Although, Jude Law is very good. The film does look beautiful and will probably earn some consideration for...Read Full Story

Screening Room: Ryan Gosling's Crazy Tattoos, and Early Predictions for Best Actor Oscar

By Joe Robberson on
From left: Channing Tatum, Ryan Gosling, Mila Kunis. (Getty Images | StudioCanal | Pacific Coast News)Trailer of the Week LincolnFinally some footage from Steven Spielberg's highly anticipated Lincoln, starring Daniel Day-Lewis as the eponymous 16th president. Expectations are sky-high for this one and for Day-Lewis, whose tranformation into Abraham Lincoln looks nothing short of amazing. Day-Lewis rarely disappoints so Oscar is the word once again for the celebrated English-Irish thespian...Read Full Story