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Worst Picture/Best Picture Series: Indecent Proposal and Schindler’s List (1993)

It’s baaaaack! After a long hiatus, Jeff Beachnau returns to his Worst Picture/Best Picture series comparing the Razzie’s worst film and the Oscars Best Picture side by side. For 1993 he brings us Indecent Proposal and Schindler’s List. Indecent Proposal – “Indecent Proposal could have been a very thought provoking look at the struggle of love, fidelity and morality when ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (July)

The top 5 in Best Supporting Actor this month mirrors last month with even very little movement in point totals. Summer is definitely a stagnant time for Oscar predictions and looking at this chart explains why. Of the 11 performances on the chart only three have been seen and/or reviewed (Armie Hammer, The Birth of a Nation; John Goodman, 10 ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (May)

Even though the top 6 is in a holding pattern again this month, Supporting Actor could still prove to be a category with quite a bit of fluidity this year. It’s far too stagnant this early in the year to remain so. The test screening of Moonlight this week gave us a bit of insight into possible awards contention and most ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (April)

The top three in Best Supporting Actor this month remain unchanged in position and point total from last month. Liam Neeson (Silence) feels like an unstoppable force and will be if the film lives up to what is already a very high expectation. Steve Martin, an Honorary Oscar winner, seems primed for his first competitive Oscar nomination but there is ...

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‘The Walk’ to Open 53rd New York Film Festival

Robert Zemekis’s biopic of twin towers wire walker Phillipe Petit (based on his memoir To Reach the Clouds) will open the 53rd New York Film Festival. The true story stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Petit, the Frenchman who walked between the twin towers on a wire in 1974. The documentary on this event, Man on Wire, won the Oscar for Best ...

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Awardswatch’s Best Actor Nominee Rankings – 2000s Edition

The Best Picture Rankings of the 2000s era nominees proved so popular that we’re back and this time counting down the Best Actor nominees! Awardswatch voters dug deep to analyze which Oscar nominated performances have stuck with us the most and which have been forgotten. Surprisingly, there were no ties in the Best Actor list. A huge thank you to ...

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Worst Picture/Best Picture Series: Inchon and Gandhi (1982)

Two epic films were released in 1982 that focused on key moments in Asia in the twentieth century. Gandhi, a film about the famous Indian who helped his country gain independence from the British Empire, and Inchon, a film focusing on a key battle during the Korean War. Both films were dream projects of the filmmakers involved. INCHON and GANDHI ...

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