Saturday, February 23, 2013
Type in your ZIP code to find the latest showtimes. Don't forget to watch on Feb. 24 to see local resident Tim Squyres, nominated for best editing (Life of Pi.)
Saturday, February 23
The Academy Awards are this Sunday. There's still time to see nominated films playing nearby. Check out the Moviefone finder above and type in your zip code to find the latest showtimes in the area. As for this year's awards, director Steven Spielberg's historical drama "Lincoln" earned a leading 12 nominations Thursday for the 85th Annual Academy Awards, followed by Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" with 11, while the musical, "Les Miserables," directed by Tom Hooper, and David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook" tied with 8 nods each. Maplewoodian Tim Squyres has been nominated for Best Film Editing for "Life of Pi." "Lincoln" was nominated for best picture and gave Spielberg his eighth best director nomination. A win would be his third in …
Watch on Sunday to see if Tim Squyres takes home the prize for editing Ang Lee's "Life of Pi"
Tim Squyres, a longtime Maplewood resident, has been nominated for an Academy Award for Film Editing for the "Life of Pi." The film also has been nominated for Best Picture and Best Director for Ang Lee. Squyres, Lee's longtime editor, was previously nominated for an Oscar for editing Lee’s “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.” The four other nominees in the category are editors for Argo, Silver Linings Playbook, Zero Dark Thirty and Lincoln. The 85th Academy Awards will be on Feb. 24 on ABC. To see a full list of nominees, visit the Oscars website.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Each week Patch highlights some of the top headlines from around Essex County.
Tim Squyres, a longtime Maplewood resident, has been nominated for an Academy Award for Film Editing for the "Life of Pi." Essex County will host a job fair for positions at the South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange later this month. West Orange, Livingston, Cranford and Scotch Plains residents had their cars broken into in Short Hills Jan. 11. Joseph Aziz, a 26-year-old student from Weehawken, expects to work with the university to take classes in the spring semester. The publisher of The Star-Ledger announced Wednesday the paper would be laying off 34 employees, a first for a publication famous in the industry for refraining from layoffs, NJ.com reported. The sixth year of Essex County's deer management program —slated to …