The State of the Race: Why Best Picture is So Confusing This Year
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The State of the Race: Why Best Picture is So Confusing This Year

bipedalist - January 29, 2018

This might be the strangest Best Picture year I've covered in the twenty years I've been doing this. Usually, things make sense — at least to the…

Best Actress – All Five Could Match Best Picture for the First Time Since 1977
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Best Actress – All Five Could Match Best Picture for the First Time Since 1977

bipedalist - January 17, 2018

You heard that right. It's been 40 years since all five Best Actress nominees appeared in Best Picture contenders. In 1977, those four movies were Annie Hall,…

If I, Tonya Is Nominated for Best Picture Along With Best Actress, Margot Robbie Makes Oscar History
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If I, Tonya Is Nominated for Best Picture Along With Best Actress, Margot Robbie Makes Oscar History

bipedalist - January 15, 2018

Thanks to a great catch by Marshall Flores, it has come to our attention that if Margot Robbie is nominated for Best Actress and I, Tonya for…

The Case for Jennifer Lawrence as Best Actress in mother!
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The Case for Jennifer Lawrence as Best Actress in mother!

Robin Write - January 10, 2018

When the small film Winter’s Bone kicked down the awards season door, we were all wondering who’s that girl? By the time Jennifer Lawrence landed a Best Actress nomination,…

The Art of the Scene: Greta Gerwig Discusses The Opening of Lady Bird
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The Art of the Scene: Greta Gerwig Discusses The Opening of Lady Bird

Jazz Tangcay - January 6, 2018

Greta Gerwig's directorial debut in Lady Bird is considered one of the best coming-of-age stories in years. Set in Sacramento, Lady Bird (Saoirse Ronan) is a senior…

So Many Favorite Oscar Contenders Share Their “Firsts” for British Vogue
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So Many Favorite Oscar Contenders Share Their “Firsts” for British Vogue

bipedalist - January 5, 2018

Probably you all will be disappointed that there isn't enough Timothee Chalamet in this.  But these are pretty cute overall.

Interview: Michelle Williams on Playing Abigail Harris in Ridley Scott’s All the Money in the World
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Interview: Michelle Williams on Playing Abigail Harris in Ridley Scott’s All the Money in the World

Jazz Tangcay - December 21, 2017

Michelle Williams' Oscar nominated roles include performances in films as wide-ranging as Brokeback Mountain, Blue Valentine, Manchester By The Sea, and playing Marilyn Monroe in My Week With…

Interview: I, Tonya’s Screenwriter Steven Rogers on Tracking Down the Rights to Tonya Harding’s Story
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Interview: I, Tonya’s Screenwriter Steven Rogers on Tracking Down the Rights to Tonya Harding’s Story

Jazz Tangcay - December 15, 2017

To this day, only seven skaters have successfully landed a triple axel in international competition and Tonya Harding was one of the first. But instead of winning…

The State of the Race: The SAG Awards Make the Race Even More Unpredictable
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The State of the Race: The SAG Awards Make the Race Even More Unpredictable

bipedalist - December 13, 2017

Here is how I personally measure stats: The big guilds > any other award that precedes them. What I mean by that is simply this: that Lady…

Screen Actors Guild Preview, Predictions, and Contest!
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Screen Actors Guild Preview, Predictions, and Contest!

bipedalist - December 12, 2017

Tomorrow morning, the Screen Actors Guild will reveal their awards nominees for the year. So far, the potential nominees are a bit all over the place. We…