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    ^This is true. Plus his screenwriter I have hopes for.
    I like Austen Powers btw. It’s an acquired taste perhaps but they made me laugh.

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    I have never read Little Women or seen any of the adaptations, but for those who have and kept up with the 1994 Oscar race, how did Winona Ryder get an Oscar nomination for the role of Jo without any precursor nods?

    Does the character have meaty material to not only guarantee a nom, but also a win? I am just not feeling Scarlett or Renee after catching their films this past weekend and I just have a gut feeling Bombshell is going to flop. Without Theron and with the other two losing momentum, is there any precedent for Ronan coming in and fucking up the narrative?

    She should have potentially baity scenes particularly near the end.

    I’m stumped ‘re the Ryder nod, although she wasn’t the only nomination.
    She was a genuine ingenu and BO draw at that time.

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    She should have potentially baity scenes particularly near the end. I’m stumped ‘re the Ryder nod, although she wasn’t the only nomination. She was a genuine ingenu and BO draw at that time.

    I hope Greta does Saoirse RIGHT! I know I am in the minority here, but I was so moved by her performances in Brooklyn and Lady Bird, and in addition to some other entries in her filmography, I truly believe she is deserving of an Oscar win at this age, especially considering Lawrence, Larson and Stone did it with, in my opinion (don’t attack), far inferior acting capabilities.

    I really hope Little Women is that vehicle for her, but if not, she does have Ammonite coming out next year which has the potential to be BAD ASS

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    FYI: The year Ryder got in was a weak Best Actress year. Ronan is also lucky that this is a weak Best Actress year.

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    Let’s Be Real…

     

    The most used line this season. Maybe the category is extremely weak that we have to accept the possibility of every lauded performance getting in

    FYC:

    Chromatica: Album of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album.

    Rain On Me: Song of the Year, Record of the Year, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Music Video.

    Alice: Best Pop Solo Performance

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    I hope Greta does Saoirse RIGHT! I know I am in the minority here, but I was so moved by her performances in Brooklyn and Lady Bird, and in addition to some other entries in her filmography, I truly believe she is deserving of an Oscar win at this age, especially considering Lawrence, Larson and Stone did it with, in my opinion (don’t attack), far inferior acting capabilities.

    I really hope Little Women is that vehicle for her, but if not, she does have Ammonite coming out next year which has the potential to be BAD ASS

    Lots of us loved her in Brooklyn and Lady Bird.
    I hope it happens for her, especially after The fiasco MQOS.

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    he’s far from being lifeless. She’s a great actress and gives a great performance.

    Oh shut up.

    She’s not that “great.” Aside from her Tony winning performance in A View from the Bridge, I’ve never been convinced that she was a true talent.

    Like I said, she’s probably winning.

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    Y’all don’t forget that she was also iconic in her first Oscar nom for Atonement

    For me she was the only watchable part of Atonement. Ronan, and the 3 minute soliloquay from Vanessa Redgrave.

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    Emma Stone was marvelous in La La Land and i will forever defend her.

    OT: #TeamRenee

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    Oh shut up. She’s not that “great.” Aside from her Tony winning performance in A View from the Bridge, I’ve never been convinced that she was a true talent. Like I said, she’s probably winning.

      OMG! You sound so rude and serious. You need to calm down

    FYC:

    Chromatica: Album of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album.

    Rain On Me: Song of the Year, Record of the Year, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, Best Music Video.

    Alice: Best Pop Solo Performance

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    As expected, Queen Helen is snatching raves for Catherine the Great. This will inevitably heighten her visibility just in time for the release of The Good Liar…sleep on her at your peril.

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    Antonio Banderas and Asier Etxeandia, Dolor y Gloria (Best Actor/Supporting Actor)
    Emily Beecham, Little Joe (Best Actress)
    Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren, The Good Liar (Best Actor/Actress)

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    Most of the praise for the film has gone to Driver and Dern.

    This is really funny because in most reviews Dern gets at most a sentence of praise and Johannson and Driver are praised fairly equally. If anyone can find a credible review that praises Driver significantly more than ScarJo please include it because that’s not what I’m reading.

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    I’m so confused why people keep bringing up the quality of Scarlett’s performance, as if the Oscar usually goes to who is most well liked on the goldderby forums. If that’s how it worked every winner between Blanchett and Colman would have been different. She has rave reviews, that’s a fact, stop acting like all the praise is going to Driver and Dern. The fact that Driver and Dern are contenders as well only helps her, it just makes her film stronger than it would be otherwise. And y’all are choosing to ignore a lot of red flags with Renée, Like that the movie sucks and she’ll be the films only nom (I seriously doubt it gets makeup or costumes) and that she already has an Oscar. Do they really want to give her a 2nd one? Why would they when Hollywood’s highest grossing actress is right there with the film and performance ready to be anointed by the academy. And Scarlett is in an interesting and likely advantageous position where she’s viewed as both a hot, young(ish) ingenue (I mean not really but we see people call her this all the time so clearly people think it’s true) and an overdue veteran.

    #FreeTheBannedFour

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    As I’ve said before she along with Sir Ian are getting both nominated. All they need is the movie to be just a modest box office hit and they’re good to go.

    I also have hopes for The Good Liar. Go Ian! Twice! Catherine the Great as a series however might hurt Helen more than help.
    Guess we’ll see.

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