‘Mank’ And ‘Nomadland’ Lead The 93rd Academy Award Nominations

‘Mank’ And ‘Nomadland’ Lead The 93rd Academy Award Nominations

The nominations for the 93rd Academy Awards didn’t offer too much in terms of surprises, but at least we know where we stand: Mank leads the pack with ten nominations, Nomadland’s sitting pretty to win the whole damn thing, and for the first time...

Final 93rd Academy Award Predictions

Final 93rd Academy Award Predictions

Well folks, the longest awards season in history is about to enter its final stretch. This Monday, the Academy will announce the final nominations for the 93rdAcademy Awards, and we will begin the final countdown to the Best Picture of 2020. I’ve...

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

I have one more acting race to break down before I can unveil my full list of predictions, and it is the hardest race of the lot. Seriously, I’m not sure any of my Best Supporting Actress predictions will be right until Monday morning – and even...

93rd Academy Awards Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

93rd Academy Awards Predictions: Best Supporting Actor

Every year, the hardest category to predict is far and away Best Supporting Actor. There’s always a ridiculous amount of great supporting performances, and it’s always hard to determine who will end up shining through. And that’s before the...

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

It’s rare that we have a year as impressive as this one in the Best Actress race. It shouldn’t be that way – we’ve experienced some of the best female performances in recent memory in the past few years. Yet the Academy still skews male, and...

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actor

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Actor

If you want to compete in Best Picture, you have to compete in Best Actor. It’s a sad rule, but it’s true. The Academy (and America at large) loves a movie about Great Men doing Great Things, or Trouble Men descending into madness. In the last...

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

93rd Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

I’ve been holding onto my Oscar predictions for quite some time. While the current list of predictions has remained unchanged since I first wrote it back in March, a certain pandemic made the whole thing feel sort of…slight, in the face of...

92nd Academy Awards: ‘Parasite’ Shocks The World With 4 Oscar Wins, Including Best Picture

92nd Academy Awards: ‘Parasite’ Shocks The World With 4 Oscar Wins, Including Best Picture

No matter how you slice it, history was made last night. What started as an $11 million dream has erupted worldwide, earning almost $200 million in worldwide grosses, selling out theaters at major film festivals and Midwest chains, and now...