Tag Archive: oscars

How to Make Me Care About the Oscars

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Once again it’s time to buzz your Oscars and declare your favourite snubbed titles, the Academy Awards are upon us. And once again we anticipate viewer numbers to be at an all time… Continue reading

My 2019 Oscar Picks!

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Well friends the 91st Academy Awards ceremony is nearly upon us! This Oscar season has certainly had its share of craziness: Kevin Hart getting hired to host then dropping out after homophobic tweets… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Albert Finney (1936-2019)

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It is my sad duty to report that five time Oscar nominee Albert Finney has passed away at the age of eighty-two after a battle with cancer. Born into a lower middle class… Continue reading

2019 Oscar Snubs and Surprises!

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Well kids it’s officially Oscar season as the Academy announced its nominations for the 91st annual Academy Awards. The Favourite and Roma led the way with ten nominations each while Black Panther became… Continue reading

Is The Oscar Category For Popular Film Really That Bad Of An Idea?

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Let’s get one thing straight.  Henceforth, I’m referring to this award as Best Popular Film because “Academy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Film” is just too damn cumbersome.  Sound good? OK then,… Continue reading

My Oscar Predictions! Who Should Win and Who Will Win

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Ah it’s finally here!  Oscar time!  The one night of the year where the toast of Tinseltown come together to butter each other up, drink, and get rewarded with exorbitant gift baskets. Also… Continue reading

This Year’s Oscar Snubs And Surprises And 5 Reasons Why The Academy Awards Piss Me Off

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Well it’s that time of year again for the movie industry:  awards season.  BAFTA, the Golden Globes, the SAG Awards, and even The People’s Choice Awards.  And of course the most prominent one: … Continue reading

My Oscar Predictions for the 88th Annual Academy Awards Ceremony

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Well it’s that time of year again when actors and actresses gather on the Red Carpet for the biggest popularity contest of the year.  That’s right I’m talking about the Academy Awards.  Although… Continue reading

Oscar Snubs: 2015 Edition

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  On the whole I think most award shows are just an opportunity to showcase the massive egos of whatever entertainment medium is at hand.  The Oscars are no different.  They are also… Continue reading

Oscar Nominee Review: ‘Boyhood’

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Previously Reviewed: The Theory of Everything The Imitation Game Birdman The Grand Budapest Hotel Selma American Sniper Whiplash Director: Richard Linklater Cast: Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Lorelei Linklater Plot: Young Mason is… Continue reading