What I Watched, What You Watched #44

What I Watched, What You Watched #44

Wow. What a movie week I’ve had. It’s been up, down and all around, mostly thanks to the mindf*ck that was mother! I reviewed the movie here, but I think it’s better you just go see it to make up your own mind, as opposed to the fighting going on...

90th Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

90th Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

The Screenplay Awards are arguably the most entertaining race at the Oscars. Not only is it the most predicative of the Best Picture race (no film has won without a Best Screenplay nomination since 2007), but this is the category that most often...

90th Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

90th Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

Sigh, another year, another Dutiful Wife contest. While Best Supporting Actresses have given us a variety of the greatest performances in film history (Whoopi Goldberg, Mo’Nique, Marisa Tomei), a great deal of nominees over the years belong to...

90th Academy Awards Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

90th Academy Awards Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

As is always the case, Best Supporting Actor is the hardest category to predict. Last year, I went a whopping zero for five in July. Why? Well, Hollywood has always been a male-oriented industry, and the meatier roles tend to go towards male...

90th Academy Awards Predictions: Best Actress

90th Academy Awards Predictions: Best Actress

While the first half of 2017 may have seemed male-oriented, especially when compared to last year’s swarm of phenomenal female performances, that’s a bit misleading. Sure, most of the best films so far have starred men, but let’s not forget that...

90th Academy Award Predictions: Best Director

90th Academy Award Predictions: Best Director

Of course, we can’t have Best Picture without Best Director. The two go hand in hand. Or, at least, they used to, back in the classic days of the Academy. In the last seven years, there was a split between the two bosom buddies four times. That’s...