Kris Tapley considers the current state of the Oscar race: Could Martin Scorsese “The Wolf of Wall Street” be pushed out of the Oscar calendar like “Shutter Island” was? And with several possible contenders yet to screen, will “12 Years a Slave” be inevitably knocked off its frontrunner perch? In Contention
Japan and India’s choices for Best Foreign-Language Film Oscar entires, plus the disqualification of “Blue is the Warmest Color,” leads Cameron Bailey to wonder if the Oscar rules need to be overhauled. Variety
Anne Thompson discusses the things she learned at HBO’s Emmy party. Thompson on Hollywood
With the 2013 Emmy season just ended, our forum posters are already debating the possible contenders for 2014.