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...

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...