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What do you think AMPAS should do to stop category fraud?
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No one but award obsessives sees this as a problem.Alex Meyer
On the list of eligible Best Picture contenders and the elgible actors/actresses involved, divide the list into lead vs. supporting contenders instead of just male vs. female.
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Best Picture winners that almost everyone agree deserved to win
No Country For Old Men.
Spotlight, Marty, Crash, Forrest Gump, Gigi, and so many of these winners weren't the best movies, they just had the best campaign. Voter laziness and effective
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The Shape of Plagiarism?
Although one wishes people cared about plagiarism, I don't think many people actually do care. I canMarcus Snowden
Maybe del Toro didn't plagiarize and instead put some homages in the script? Darren Aronofsky did the same in Black Swan. There are some homages to Perfect Blue in the film.
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Can a film win 11 Oscars under the preferencial ballot system?
If a movie can win 10 Oscars from all across the board, then it has enough support to win Best PictuMiles
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Top Ten Movies of the 21st Century
1. A Separation by Asghar Farhadi 2. About Elly by Asghar Farhadi 3. Carol by Todd Haynes 4. The TreSaif Umair
1.Superbad 2.Ghost World 2.A Separation 3.Dev. D 4.The Social Network 5.Death Proof 6.The Royal Tennenbaums 7.The Aviator 8.About Elly 9.Spring Breakers 10. The Black coat's Daughter
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Best VFX 2018
Dunkirk should win this for the simple reason of how incredibly hard it was to understand what was rMacca
Predictions: 1. Blade Runner 2049 2. Star Wars: The Last Jedi 3. War for the Planet of the Apes 4. Dunkirk 5. Okja 6. The Shape of Water 7. Wonder Woman 8. Beauty and the Beast 9. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 10. Thor: Ragnarok
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Shocking/surprising nominations and snubs that you predicted in the last years
In 2013, I predicted Jonah Hill being nominated for Best Sup. Actor (The Wolf of Wall Street) and ToMacca
I predicted 20th Century woman in Original Screenplay, in fact I got Original Screenplay completely right last year, nominees and winner. I predicted Ruth Negga, but I didn't see Adams' snub. I got the Foreign Film nominations right including Tann
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Ranking 21st Century Best Picture winners under preferential ballot
Masterpiece - Moonlight Good - 12 Years a Slave The Hurt Locker OK - The Artist The King's SpTom
My opinion: 1) Spotlight 2) 12 Years a Slave 3) The King's Speech 4) Moonlight 5) Argo 6) The Hurt Locker 7) The Artist 8) Birdman
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Deakins vs. Hoytema
Deakins, this isn't even close. All Hoytema has ever done is Spectre (which suffered in comparison tPulp
I hope Deakins wins, but I have a feeling Hoytema will
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Which are your best/favorite films of the year since 2000?
2000—Gladiator 2001—A Beautiful Mind 2002—Chicago 2003—The Lord Of The Rings: The Return Ofpacinofan
2000: Almost Famous 2001: The Royal Tenenbaums 2002: Y Tu Mama Tambien 2003: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2004: Million Dollar Baby 2005: The New World 2006: Letters from Iwo Jima 2007: No Country for Old Men 2008: WALL-E 2009: A Ser
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Will Hans Zimmer be elegible for his work in Dunkirk?
I very much doubt the use of "Nimrod" will be enough to disqualify Zimmer's work, especially as theLucas A
[quote quote=1202190799]If he was to be disqualified, it would probably be the first time an absolute locked frontrunner was left out. The Revenant and Arrival weren’t threats Morricone’s first win and La La Land’s original musical score. Zimme
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Pixar feature films ranked
1. Ratatouille (2007) 2. Toy Story 3 (2010) 3. WALL*E (2008) 4. Finding Nemo (2003) 5. Monsters, IncBenito Delicias
I plan on revisiting them all soon, maybe I'll come back when I get to it... 1. The Incredibles 2. Toy Story 2 3. Toy Story 3 4. Monsters Inc 5. Finding Nemo 6. Inside Out 7. Toy Story 8. Up 9. Wall E 10. Monster's University 11. Ratatouille 12. A B
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Best VFX 2018
# Visual Effects :: Alien Covenant Blade Runner 2049 Star Wars Episode VIII : The Last Jedi Life (CFilmatelist
[quote quote=1202032421]Don’t underestimate Spider-Man: Homecoming in Best Visual Effects. Keep in mind that Spider Man 2 is still the only Marvel movie to ever win an Oscar. I think that's a good reason to not *over*estimate its chances.
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Which is the best Best Picture winner from the last 20 years? And the worst?
Best- 12 years a slave and No country for old men Worst- A Beautiful Mind and CrashCinebear
I suppose we are talking about 1997-2016. My choice for best, then, would be The Departed and worst would be Birdman. If 1996 came into play, I would have gone with the unpopular choice of The English Patient, which I personally loved, for the best
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Will a Sci-Fi movie win Best Picture someday?
With the preferential voting system it will make it harder. The past two winners have been dramas. M
sci·ence fic·tion ˈsīəns ˈˌfikSHən/ noun fiction based on imagined future scientific or technological advances and major social or environmental changes, frequently portraying space or time travel and life on other planets. Gravity is a fict
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