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    In your opinion, what are some of the most egregious snubs for Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay at the Oscars this past decade. Here are my top 5 snubs for each:

    Original:
    1. Mud
    2. Eighth Grade
    3. Captain Fantastic
    4. The Farewell
    5. Zootopia

    Adapted:
    1. The Lost City Of Z
    2. Gone Girl
    3. The Perks Of Being A Wallflower
    4. Me And Earl And The Dying Girl
    5. Steve Jobs

    What are some of yours?

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    Best Original Screenplay:
    50/50
    Coco
    Begin Again
    Rush
    Sicario

    Best Adapted Screenplay:
    A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
    Gone Girl
    Loving
    The Perks of Being a Wallflower
    Steve Jobs

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    Original Screenplay:
    Begin Again
    Booksmart
    I, Tonya

    Toni Erdmann
    Wild Rose

    Adapted Screenplay:
    A Man Called Ove
    Gone Girl
    Me, Earl and the Dying Girl
    The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    Steve Jobs

    FYC OSCARS : PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN IN ALL CATEGORIES (ESP. ACTRESS – Carey Mulligan AND ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY — EMERALD FENNELL), VANESSA KIRBY FOR "PIECES OF A WOMAN", ESSIE DAVIS FOR "BABYTEETH"

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    Definitely Eighth Grade and Booksmart. Those should have been easy locks.

    FYC Oscars: Soul (Best Picture, Original Screenplay, and Original Score), Regina King (Best Director), Delroy Lindo (Best Actor), Viola Davis (Best Actress), Leslie Odom Jr. (Best Supporting Actor)

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    Looking at all of world cinema the past decade? Literal hundreds. If I limit it to what was in the predictions center? Let’s see:

    Elle
    Frankie
    Gone Girl
    Inside Llewyn Davis
    The Lost City of Z
    Love & Friendship
    The Master
    Mistress America
    Mr. Turner
    Peterloo
    Phantom Thread
    Toni Erdmann

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    Great question! I’ve thought about it…

    Best Original Screenplay:
    1. The Florida Project (2017)
    2. Zootopia (2016)
    3. A Quiet Place (2018)
    4. 50/50 (2011)
    5. I, Tonya (2017)
    6. Phantom Thread (2017)

    Best Adapted Screenplay:
    1. Wonder (2017)
    2. Deadpool (2016)
    3. Gone Girl (2014)
    4. Hustlers (2019)
    5. Cloud Atlas (2012)
    6. The Perks of Being A Wallflower (2012)

    FYC: Soul in ALL CATEGORIES

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    Original Screenplay:

    1. Blue Valentine
    2. A Quiet Place
    3. Seven Psychopaths
    4. A Ghost Story
    5. The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    Adapted Screenplay:

    1. Widows
    2. Burning
    3. Gone Girl
    4. The Handmaiden
    5. Snowpiercer

    FYC:

    Lead Actor: Mads Mikkelsen (Another Round)

    Supporting Actress: Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm)

    Supporting Actor: Paul Raci (Sound of Metal)

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    Letterboxd: Ray_In_Bruges

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