Home Forums Television WESTWORLD season 2

WESTWORLD season 2

CREATE A NEW TOPIC
CREATE A NEW POLL
Viewing 15 posts - 241 through 255 (of 412 total)
Created
1 year ago
Last Reply
1 month ago
411
replies
39572
views
40
users
Reis
61
Riley
51
Stegeo
41
  • Turd Ferguson
    Participant
    Joined:
    Nov 1st, 2014
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563179

    This episode was stunning. Cannot wait for next week.

    ReplyCopy URL
    John-K
    Participant
    Joined:
    Dec 3rd, 2012
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563319

    This might be a spoiler, but in the Emmy ballots, Ben Barnes’ episode submission for Guest Actor is the season finale. That could point to some big Logan stuff ahead, since I thought he was quite decent in “Reunion” and could’ve been submitted for that.

    If you don’t want to go through all the ballots, here are the show’s major submissions.

    Lead Actor: Jeffrey Wright, Ed Harris
    Lead Actress: Evan Rachel Wood

    Supporting Actor: Anthony Hopkins, James Marsden, Zahn McClarnon, Simon Quarterman, Louis Herthum, Luke Hemsworth, Clifton Collins Jr.

    Supporting Actress: Thandie Newton, Tessa Thompson, Katja Herbers (Grace)

    Guest Actor: Jimmi Simpson for “Reunion,” Peter Mullan and Jonathan Tucker for “The Riddle of the Sphinx,” Hiroyuki Sanada and Leonardo Nam (Felix) for “Akane No Mai,” Ben Barnes for “The Passenger”

    Guest Actress: Rinko Kikuchi for “Akane No Mai,”

    Writing: The Riddle of the Sphinx, Akane No Mai, Kiksuya, Vanishing Point, The Passenger

    Directing: Journey Into Night, The Riddle of the Sphinx, Akane No Mai, The Passenger

    ReplyCopy URL
    John-K
    Participant
    Joined:
    Dec 3rd, 2012
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563332

    Here are the other episodic submissions for various technical categories. It’s no surprise that the big ShogunWorld episode is getting pushed a lot and could be a serious contender for the most nominated episode of the year.

    The Riddle of the Sphinx: Cinematography, Prosthetic Makeup

    Akane No Mai: Art Direction, Cinematography, Costumes, Hairstyling, Non-Prosthetic Makeup, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing

    Les Ecorches: Cinematography

    Kiksuya: Picture Editing

    The Passenger (finale): Picture Editing, Special Effects

    ReplyCopy URL
    Stegeo
    Participant
    Joined:
    May 13th, 2017
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563343

    I want Peter Mullan and Rinko Kikuchi to get nominated so bad.

    ReplyCopy URL
    Turd Ferguson
    Participant
    Joined:
    Nov 1st, 2014
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563415

    I think it’ll get double nominated in Writing and Directing for The Passenger. I also have Wright, Wood, Harris, Newton, and Hopkins all getting in. Simpson and Mullan in the guest categories as well. Zahn McClarnon and Rinko Kikuchi deserves nominations as well.

    ReplyCopy URL
    Riley
    Participant
    Joined:
    Oct 11th, 2010
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563764

    I am not feeling this season.  The next episode is both Ed Harris’s and James Marsden’s tape.  Sela Ward checks a lot of Emmy-bait boxes.  What is the plan for Anthony Hopkins?  Will he just be a ghost and in flashbacks forever?  Why was he not in the first half of the season, despite the numerous Ford scenes with body doubles and camera trickery?

    "I don't even believe in god, but I'm going to thank her tonight."

    ReplyCopy URL
    Eden
    Participant
    Joined:
    Jun 7th, 2016
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563787

    Sela Ward checks a lot of Emmy-bait boxes.

    But she wasn’t submitted? Westworld should’ve been more strategic with the guest submissions.

    ReplyCopy URL
    jacob121
    Participant
    Joined:
    Mar 2nd, 2011
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563842

    Slightly disappointed that they are not going with Kiksuya in a lot of the tech categories. I thought it was overall stronger than the Shogun episode. I would LOVE to see McClarnon nominated (also to make up for his Fargo snub) as his acting has been my favorite this season but it doesn’t seem likely. I’m actually quite enjoying this season – maybe even more than the first. I wish they had a better submission strategy but I currently have them snubbed in both writing and directing.

    ReplyCopy URL
    Riley
    Participant
    Joined:
    Oct 11th, 2010
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563860

    The show has no hope in writing, directing or editing and I think that it is vulnerable across the board in acting. Jeffrey Wright would have been a lock in supporting. It is tricky because nobody expected the Emmys to like the show like they did, so we need to take any apathy here with a grain of salt. Then again, I was higher on Westworld‘s chances last year than pretty much everyone, so maybe I have some credibility and should trust myself if I feel a reckoning coming.

    It has finally stabilized in the ratings, ticking up this week to its best in three weeks.  That the show is such a relative DVR performer does not bode well for anything that happens in these hanging episodes because the Emmy voters might not see it until just after they turn in their ballots.

    "I don't even believe in god, but I'm going to thank her tonight."

    ReplyCopy URL
    Reis
    Participant
    Joined:
    Jun 17th, 2014
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563870

    Not only Westworld, bu Game of Thrones was a mess in the submitions.

    ReplyCopy URL
    Riley
    Participant
    Joined:
    Oct 11th, 2010
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563875

    I disagree.  Game of Thrones is popular enough that it can afford to submit a bunch in directing, writing and cinematography and still get nominated.  Plus it only submitted one in writing and none of its actors self-submitted, so maybe for the first time, the eight performances that HBO submitted are the only ones from Game of Thrones on the ballot.  Westworld has twenty.

    "I don't even believe in god, but I'm going to thank her tonight."

    ReplyCopy URL
    Stegeo
    Participant
    Joined:
    May 13th, 2017
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563910

    I’m not sure where this is going. If they find the door, then what? Are they gonna start conquering the real world. This show is at risk at actually becoming really bad in the seasons to come. Do they even have a season count plan?

    ReplyCopy URL
    Anonymous
    Joined:
    Jan 1st, 1970
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563916

    Riley, what do you think of MacLaron’s chances. Do you see him as a supporting dark horse?

    ReplyCopy URL
    Riley
    Participant
    Joined:
    Oct 11th, 2010
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202563959

    No chance.

    "I don't even believe in god, but I'm going to thank her tonight."

    ReplyCopy URL
    Eden
    Participant
    Joined:
    Jun 7th, 2016
    Topics:
    Posts:
    #1202564117

    I’m not sure where this is going. If they find the door, then what? Are they gonna start conquering the real world. This show is at risk at actually becoming really bad in the seasons to come. Do they even have a season count plan?

    They’ve mentioned a five-season plan before the show premiered.

    ReplyCopy URL
Viewing 15 posts - 241 through 255 (of 412 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

Similar Topics
Sam H - Sep 21, 2018
Television
leothes... - Sep 20, 2018
Television
Makuta ... - Sep 20, 2018
Television