Posts tagged "Slumdog Millionaire"

Slumdog Won Best Original Song, Seven Other Oscars

Videogum liveblogged and livetweeted the Academy Awards last night, including the red carpet pre-show and Barbara Walters special, and Gabe did not kill himself. Success! Slumdog Millionaire won eight statues, including Best Picture and Best Original Song for A.R. Rahman's "Jai Ho," which beat out the M.I.A-assisted "O Saya" from the same… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / February 23, 2009

Only Slumdog, WALL-E Nominated For Best Song Oscar

Fan favorite Slumdog Millionaire has 2/3 of the song nominations, Peter Gabriel's WALL-E tune the other third. M.I.A. doesn't get a direct nod, outside of releasing the soundtrack on her imprint. And Golden Globe winner the Boss must be pissed. As far as scores, Slumdog and WALL-E are joined by three… More »

By: brandon / January 22, 2009

Wrestler, Slumdog Win Musical Golden Globes

Even though Golden Globes are a joke, a trophy from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association is generally believed to increase a film's Oscar prospects. So you should know that the musical winners at last night's awards were A.R. Rahman for his Slumdog Millionaire score and Bruce Springsteen for "The Wrestler." (Last time… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / January 12, 2009

New M.I.A. Video – “Paper Planes (Slumdog Millionaire Remix)”

This is 2008, so how about some more "Paper Planes." M.I.A.'s ubiquitous anthem gets showcased in Slumdog Millionaire, but this version is the slightly funky remix that pops up on the OST. Here it's set to footage from the film, which you still should go see. Watch and listen at imeem. More »

By: Amrit Singh / December 16, 2008

Great Movie Slumdog Millionaire Has New M.I.A. Song

I know it might be a bit much to say Slumdog's a "Great Movie" in a music blog post title because I am not a film critic (yet). But last night I got into a long conversation with Lindsay about it and she agrees, so I'm just gonna say it's the Best Movie and… More »

By: Amrit Singh / November 25, 2008