Meryl Streep, “War Horse” and “The Descendants” in Today’s Oscar News
By Sean O’Connell
The awards race has kicked into high gear. The National Board of Review kicked things off. The Critics’ Choice Movie Awards extends the madness tonight. And we still have the Golden Globes (with host Ricky Gervais) and, of course, the Oscars on the horizon.
Tags: 2001, Alexander Payne, Attack the Block, Blade Runner, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Dave Karger, Douglas Trumbull, Drive, George Clooney, Gordon E. Sawyer, Margaret Thatcher, Meryl Streep, Midnight in Paris, Ricky Gervais, Rooney Mara, Steve James, Terrence Malick, The Descendants, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Help, The Interrupters, The Iron Lady, War Horse, Woody Allen