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Which actor is going to join the 3-times winner club soon?
M: The Original
Hackman has sincerely retired from the game. De Havilland doesn't have all her faculties anymore. KeStank83
"Hanks will win his with this Elvis movie because of coronasympathy. I’m telling you that will be a THING" Nah, his situation isn't that bad. I don't think he'll pull a Day Lewis because of this and with this movie, especially if he's in potentia
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Which historical triumph will happen first in the 2020s?
I think we will finally see someone black winning Best Director, whether that be Spike Lee, Barry JeAsgaroth
What about Steve McQueen? I think he has chances too, after all
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What movie Thomas Newman should have won his Oscar for?
Definitely WALL-E. It's one of his very best and it would very much be in the spirit of Disney/PixaArtIsntEasy
I was expecting this masterful effort when I heard people praising the 1917 score and yet not once did I find myself impressed. For me, I would've easily given him the Oscar for WALL-E and the fact he lost to SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, a movie I basically
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Who are the mods here?
They include @chris-beachum, @paul-sheehan, @tomoneil, @luca_giliberti and myself. I do not know whAsgaroth
Oh, my mistake then. Didn't know the thread already had been created. Thanks for clarifying the situation.
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Oscar ceremonies you would have preferred not watching
I still have nightmares about the Franco/Hathaway ceremony.Mad Max Guitarist
The year when Crash beat Brokeback Mountain for BP
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Is the Martian done? Will it go 0 for 7?
Zooey the Dreamer
It has never been a contender outside of Directing and possibly Adapted Screenplay. It was a no starEmil Petrov
FreemanGriffin, nothing personal, but your BLIND hate for Mad Max is clouding your judgement! It is one think to hate the movie (I respect the personal opinion) but to be so blinded by that hate and not recognize the mere technical achievement o
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Who’s the Academy going to invite this year to announce the nominees?
I want Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris and Cameron Diaz. Don't ask me why.Damian Pietrzak
Im pretty sure its gonna be Dakota Johnson and Alejandro G. Inarritu. you can bet on it
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Is “Boyhood” really going to win just Supporting Actress after winning HFPA, BFCA and BAFTA?
Another Boyhood thread... If only the film itself was as eventful as it is around here.TomHardys
It happens 🙁 The Academy didn't connect with it. I can understand, Richard Linklater's movies are not those of Hollywood and of Oscars, and he Will probably never have a chance again. But that's fine.Exactly. I thin
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The win that would make your day
I would love for Bendict Cumberbatch to pull off a surprise upset, because I thought he had the bestAsgaroth
In the end, Redmayne made my day. Kudos to him for avoiding a Birdman landslide in all the majors it had a shot...
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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button at the Oscars
Maybe I'm going to be crucified by saying this but I absolutely hate Slumdog Millionaire. Either Milteri
Uh-huh. This was my favorite film that year. I was amazed at how they adapted that very short story into this whimsical screenplay. Loved the perfs as well. Could be my favorite Fincher film so far.
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Most likely potential Oscar upset?
As it pains me to say it because I find her extremely undeserving, I am going to say the likliest "uDenis
What you talking about ? I think this score is magnificent and amongst his best, I'm indiferent to it winning screenplay though, I thought about changing to it but I think it would be really weird if voters ignore the 12YAS screenplay , in my opinion
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The Lion King at the oscars
Yes, The Lion King should've been nominated for Picture, along with the Sound categories and SupportBenito Delicias
Yes the film deserved much more than it got. Today, that film would've been nominated for at least Picture, Screenplay and Sound Mixing and/or Sound Editing. Back then, things were difficult and I don't see how any of the other five films could have
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5 best pictures nominees to leave empty-handed?
Some movies should be on the list of possible shut outsPhilomena - lock.Captain Phillips - lock (tha*Team*oscar
leo getting best actor mathew snubed from bafta he only one nods before not won bale was also a weaver vote.
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