95th Academy Award Predictions: Where Do We Stand Before The Festivals?

95th Academy Award Predictions: Where Do We Stand Before The Festivals?

We are now at the dawn of festival season, and with Oscar winners being born and dying over and over for the next few weeks, I thought I’d take a moment to freshen up my predictions. After all, the last time I wrote about the Best Picture race...

95th Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

95th Academy Award Predictions: The Screenplays

With the acting categories securely in our rearview mirror, I thought now was the perfect time to turn our attention to the Screenplay categories. Alongside Best Director and Best Editing, the Screenplay categories are your best bet at predicting...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Supporting Actress

As always, we wrap up our look at the acting nominees with Best Supporting Actress. While it usually doesn’t play a major role in the Best Picture race, a strong Supporting Actress – be it a supportive wife or mother, a spunky ingenue, or a...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Actress

While the Oscar race is still predominantly dominated by male actors in male-driven stories, the last five years has seen a major push on the Academy’s part for female-led pictures. The Shape of Water, Nomadland, and CODA all had female leads...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Director

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Director

We’re only in July, and already the Oscar race has gone through so much turmoil. Films like Next Goal Wins and The Maestro have been pushed to 2023, others like The Stars At Noon and Three Thousand Years of Longing had muted (or outright bad)...

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

95th Academy Award Predictions: Best Picture

Well the 94th Academy Awards are officially dead and buried (cause of death: slap to the face). CODA is officially the newest recipient of the Best Picture Oscar and will have to bear the brunt of think-pieces and backlash for the next ten months...

“Wednesday” Listicle: Top Ten Most Anticipated Films of 2022

“Wednesday” Listicle: Top Ten Most Anticipated Films of 2022

2021 proved to…not be the year of theatrical recovery we hoped it would be. In fact, all it did was further the gap between independent theater and midbudget movies from Marvel and Disney’s stranglehold on the market. Still, I hold out faith that...