91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Actor

91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Actor

We’re at about the halfway point for the year, so I thought now would be a good time to return to the Oscar predictions. So far, we really don’t know that much about the Oscar race. There’s some early buzz around quite a few films, a few...

91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

91st Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

The Oscars are officially a week old, which means it’s time for one thing, and one thing only: the early predictions for the 91st Academy Awards! Wait, come back, where are you going?!? Yes, I’m well aware that you are still detoxing from last...

Friday Night Dinners: An Oscar-Inspired Meal

Friday Night Dinners: An Oscar-Inspired Meal

What To Serve For An Oscar-Inspired Meal? The Oscars are this Sunday, and I’m sure you’re all asking yourself one question (after “What’s going to win Best Picture?” of course): what should I serve at my Oscar party? Well, lucky for you, I have...

Friday Night Dinners: Explaining The Preferential Ballot

Friday Night Dinners: Explaining The Preferential Ballot

How Does The Preferential Ballot Work? Welcome to another edition of Friday Night Dinners! This is my semi-regular segment where I try to break down some sort of Big Picture idea in the realm of pop culture. This week, we’re going to be taking a...

Reviewing And Predicting The Oscar Nominated Shorts

Reviewing And Predicting The Oscar Nominated Shorts

The short films are the red-headed bastard child of the Academy Awards to many people. They are incredibly difficult to see, the people who vote for them are a complete mystery, and the final results are pretty much chance, meaning they are...

90th Academy Awards Predictions: Predicting An Unpredictable Race

90th Academy Awards Predictions: Predicting An Unpredictable Race

The Oscars are a little over a week away. Before I post final predictions, I want to lay out a map for you all about where we are in the race. Because, quite frankly, this is the craziest, most insane year of the Oscars I have ever witnessed. Oh...

90th Academy Award Nominations: Who’s In, Who’s Out, And Who Surprised

90th Academy Award Nominations: Who’s In, Who’s Out, And Who Surprised

Well, nobody said this race was going to be easy. The Oscar nominations are here, and they have done their best to make this as challenging as possible, even if I managed to go a personal best 90/122 (and 5/5 in Best Actress, Original Screenplay...