What I Watched, What You Watched #99

What I Watched, What You Watched #99

I hope you all had a merry Christmas this past week! I’ve had a busy schedule between Christmas, housesitting, and a wedding (I was the Maid of Honor, don’t ya know!), but I still managed to fit in a few movies. I even had a chance to see If...

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...

91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

We’re in the home stretch everyone! We’ve had the Globes, we’ve had most of the critics, and this Wednesday, we’ll have the SAGs! Which means it’s about time I get my act together and finish off these predictions. That means it’s time we take a...

‘Roma’ Tops The 2018 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

‘Roma’ Tops The 2018 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

Well, it looks the critics have made up their minds for the best film of the year, as the Los Angeles Film Critics Association has unsurprisingly chosen to name Roma the best film of the year.

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...

2018 Gotham Independent Film Award Nominations

2018 Gotham Independent Film Award Nominations

And we’re off to the races, folks! The Gotham Independent Film Awards have announced their nominees, and with that, the Oscar race has officially begun. While the Gotham Awards only honor films made for less than $10 million (so most of the big...

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...

91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

In a lot of ways, it may have actually worked out in my favor to delay these Oscar predictions until after the festival season had passed. While I haven’t changed my predictions significantly since early August, I do have a stronger look at the...