91st Academy Award Nominations: ‘Roma’ And ‘The Favourite’ Lead The Pack

91st Academy Award Nominations: ‘Roma’ And ‘The Favourite’ Lead The Pack

Ladies and Gentlemen, we’ve got ourselves an OSCAR RACE! That’s right, the nominations for the 91st Academy Awards were announced this morning, and perhaps even more so than the last few years, this is a wide-open race, with every prediction...

2018 Producers Guild Award Nominations

2018 Producers Guild Award Nominations

For the past ten years or so, the Producers Guild of America has served as the best indicator of Oscar glory. Largely due to the similar voting styles (both groups use the preferential ballot), the Guild lined up with the eventual Best Picture...

A Full List Of Predictions For The 91st Academy Awards

A Full List Of Predictions For The 91st Academy Awards

Christmas has come early to the Sacred Wall, as I have, for the first time this year, a complete look at this year’s Oscar race! That’s right, from Best Picture to Best Documentary Short, we now have enough information to accurately(ish) predict...

The 25th Screen Actors Guild Nominations Boost ‘A Star Is Born’ And ‘BlacKkKlansman’

The 25th Screen Actors Guild Nominations Boost ‘A Star Is Born’ And ‘BlacKkKlansman’

The Screen Actors Guild Awards are perhaps the most important stepping-stone to Oscar glory. Due to a significant percentage of the Guild voting for the Oscars, the nominations tend to line up more often than not, and only twice in the award’s 24...

‘Vice,’ ‘A Star Is Born,’ And ‘Gianni Versace’ Lead The 76th Golden Globe Nominations

‘Vice,’ ‘A Star Is Born,’ And ‘Gianni Versace’ Lead The 76th Golden Globe Nominations

Whelp, the 76th Golden Globe nominations are in, and these are somehow the Globe-iest Globes I have ever seen. There’s a lot to unpack here, some good and some bad, so I’m not going to waste any time. Let’s get right into this year’s Golden Globe...

2018 AFI Awards Honor ‘If Beale Street Could Talk,’ ‘Atlanta,’ And ‘Roma’

2018 AFI Awards Honor ‘If Beale Street Could Talk,’ ‘Atlanta,’ And ‘Roma’

Last year, I called the list of AFI Award winners predictable, due to my ability to predict 9 out of 10 film winners and 5 out of 10 television winners. I believe the Institute read my article and took that comment to heart, because they went out...

91st Academy Awards Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

91st Academy Awards Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

You know, it’s funny. When I started writing this article a few weeks ago, I had no frontrunner. I toyed with a few of the names on my list, but I just couldn’t get excited for any of the names, nor did I feel the excitement in the industry for...

Post-Festivals Oscar Update: Who’s Up, Who’s Down, And Who’s Breaking Free

Post-Festivals Oscar Update: Who’s Up, Who’s Down, And Who’s Breaking Free

With the Toronto International Film Festival wrapped up, officially closing the fall festival season, it’s time to take a quick look back on my previous Oscar predictions and give them a nice polishing. What films have been bolstered, what films...