In 1948, George Marshall, the President of the Screen Directors Guild (which became the Directors Guild of America, Inc. in 1960) announced to its senior members that the Guild would begin an Awards program to honor directors for their directorial achievement. Awards would be given on a quarterly basis, and would culminate in the presentation of the Annual Award for the Best Directorial Achievement to the winning director at the General Membership Meeting. Almost 60 years later, the Awards have grown to include television, documentaries, commercials, and Special Guild Service Awards including the Guild's highest honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Britain's King George VI (Firth), afflicted with a stammer since childhood, seeks help from irreverent and unconventional speech therapist Lionel Logue (Rush). The King's ascension to the throne was neither expected nor desired, but in the wake of his brother Edward's (Pearse) abdication he finds himself pressed into service, yet ... more
Andy is college-bound, so Buzz, Woody and the rest of the toy box crowd are donated to a daycare center, which launches some unexpected adventures. Heartwarming and funny in the best Pixar tradition, this one blows away the "third in the trilogy" curse with genuine thrills and real emotion. Parents ... more