Tag: Oscar

TMP Reviews: Platoon on Blu-ray!

The Movie Pool checks out Platoon, the 1986 Oscar winner for Best Picture, on Blu-ray for the first time!

Q&A with TRON Legacy VFX Supervisor Eric Barba

To celebrate the release of TRON Legacy on Blu-ray and DVD on April 5, The Movie Pool recently had the chance to sit in on Q&A sessions with the Oscar-winning minds behind the sensational visual effects in the film. The first is with TRON Legacy Visual Effects Supervisor Eric Barba of Digital Domain. Barba won an Academy Award (shown below) for his work on The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. It is one of many David Fincher-directed projects that Barba has worked on, including Zodiac and a number of his commercials. His other credits include The Fifth Element and Supernova.

Eric Barba wins an Oscar

The Winners of the 2011 Academy Awards

Hopefully you got a chance to check out our liveblog of the Oscars and all of the fun we had there.  While we mentioned all of the winners, it wasn't exactly in an orderly list.  To make it easier, we've got the full run down of all this year's winners.

Know Your Oscar Films: Black Swan

Natalie Portman descends into madness in director Darren Aronofsky's twisted tale.

Know Your Oscar Films: 127 Hours

James Franco is stuck between a rock and a hard place in this harrowing true story of survival and determination.

Disney’s The Mouse Watch Exclusive Excerpt!

You've heard of Chip 'n Dale's Rescue Rangers? Enjoyed the The Rescuers? Now meet the Mouse Watch! This action-packed Middle Grade story from Disney...