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Favorite Best Actor and Best Actress winners in each decade
2010s Cate Blanchett and Leonardo DiCaprio 2000s Charlize Theron and Daniel Day Lewis 1990s Francesteri
20s Pickford/Shearer Emil Jannings not a lot to choose from 30s Fredric March Vivien Leigh 40s Fredric March 1946..wow a pattern.. Olivia Dr Havilland 1949 50s Marlon Brando Susan Hayward so many great winners and nominees... 60s Sophia Loren G
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Gender Neutral Oscar for Best Actor (2010-2017)
Well this may sound sexist (and probably why they split them) but most years the men have the betterAndrew D
2010: Leading Michelle Williams, Blue Valentine Annette Bening, The Kids Are All Right Jesse Eisenberg, The Social Network Colin Firth, The King’s Speech Natalie Portman, Black Swan- Winner 2010: Supporting Christian Bale, The Fighter- WINNER Am
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SAG Awards: Bale vs Cooper? Will Washington Upset? Mortensen and Malek?
I believe Rami Malek is going to win and deserves to win. he either will or he won't. My hope is that SAG-AFTRA will vote for him. I will be very happy for him if he wins.
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What are some criminally underrated supporting performances?
Elizabeth Debicki (Widows) - 2018 Daniel Kaluuya (Widows) - 2018 Janelle Monáe (Hidden Figures)Jays
Carey Mulligan - Mudbound Michelle Pfeiffer - Mother! Lucy Boynton - Sing Street Samantha Barks - Les Misérables Shailene Woodley - The Descendants Barbara Hershey & Mila Kunis - Black Swan Rosemarie DeWitt - Rachel Getting Married Clifto
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Which Actor/Actress has won the most acting prizes over a single circuit?
Viola Davis for Fences?Sam_Malone
I remember that Thomas Haden Church won basically anything out there for Sideways up until the Globes ceremony.
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How would you rank “A Star is Born” (2018) performances to the other remakes?
This thread has already been made.DaKardii
Oops! I stand corrected. My bad. That being said, I can't really give a real opinion on performances because I haven't seen enough
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Is Ethan Hawke the most underrated actor in Hollywood?
I wouldn't say he is underrated. He has a total of 4 Oscar nominations and he is acknowledged for boM: The Original
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What was the most overpraised Best Picture nominee of the 15/16 Oscars?
I thought that 2015/2016 was an especially over-praised year. I really loved Mad Max: Fury Road andElliot Kronsberg
[quote quote=1202574334]Mad Max: Fury Road. Since it’s pretty much a straight reboot. Six Oscars to THIS? And none to The Force Awakens, the most popular film of its time at the time, and 92% Rotten Tomatoes critics support? Popularity
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If late Australian actor Heath Ledger was still alive, what roles would he take?
M: The Original
Brad Pitt was perfectly cast in The Tree of Life. Those exaggerated physical quirks of Freddie Quellvinny
Just a few I could think of: The Lobster Stronger The Ghost Writer Splice Nocturnal Animals Brothers Salmon Fishing in the Yemen The Martian Conviction Argo Fair Game Blue Valentine
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If “The Shawshank Redemption” was remade in the 2010s, who plays Andy Dufresne?
Michael Keaton is the only of those ones who I can imagine doing the part.
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Is Joaquin Phoenix the most skilled (not necessarily the best) actor today?
He's one of the best skilled male actors. As far as the women go, he falls short of a few.JROCK1772
I would not necessarily proclaim him as the best, as Daniel Day-Lewis, Denzel Washington, and Gary Oldman probably sit above him, but Joaquin is certainly one of the finer actors of his generation. Perhaps we should do a Best Actor Working Today poll
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Of her six Oscar noms, what would you have awarded Sissy Spacek for?
M: The Original
She won for the best of her nominated performances.RobertPius
Oh yes I see what you mean about Bates. I've seen a video tape of the 1990 Oscars and the pre-show and some stupid LA anchor woman asks Roger Ebert "will a woman like that be able to have a career" meaning she is so unattractive I guess. Lots of look
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Of his seven Oscar nods, what do you think Robert Duvall should have won for?
Apocalypse Now, not because his surprisingly brief performance was that amazing, but because he wasRobertPius
What about True Confessions. I can't believe I've never seen that. It is him and De Niro. I guess it was kind of a flop.
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If “Manchester by the Sea” was made in the 1950s, who would play Lee Chandler?
Monty. Brando is the only other one I would consider suitable. Dean was too young, Bogart too old aXander Cassel
[quote quote=1202544605]Tony Curtis would have been AMAZING in that role. He might actually have won that elusive Academy Award for his interpretation of such a character. I was gonna say Brando, but Tony Curtis is always the right choice.
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If “On the Waterfront” was made in 1970s, who listed would play Terry Malloy?
Robert De Niro, no question about it, and he would NAIL the part perfectly.Alex Meyer
Either Pacino or De Niro. It's tough to choose between the two.
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