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Gold Rush Gang Members 2017-2018

It’s a new season for The Gold Rush Gang and with that means new members! This year we have a great split of five returning players from last season (myself included, of course), a former member back for glory and four BRAND NEW members. Keep an eye out for special guests as the season gets into high gear as well ...

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Gold Rush Gang Members 2017/2018

It’s a new season for The Gold Rush Gang and with that means new members! This year we have a great split of five returning players from last season (myself included, of course), a former member back for glory and four BRAND NEW members. Keep an eye out for special guests as the season gets into high gear as well ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (October)

For the first time this season, Viola Davis (Fences) has been knocked off her perch. Just last month she was sitting at the top (where she’s been since this year’s predictions began) with a perfect score of 50. Then came Emma Stone in La La Land to incredible reviews and a Best Actress win at Venice and Natalie Portman in ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTOR (October)

Denzel Washington (Fences) and Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea) are locked in their #1 and #2 positions, respectively, and even keep their same point totals from last month. Ryan Gosling moves up to #3 on the strength of his film La La Land in virtually every other category. Andrew Garfield (Silence) falls a bit and Tom Hanks (Sully) rebounds ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST PICTURE (October)

Not a lot of major changes this month other than La La Land locking in its Best Picture frontrunner status with a perfect score of 100 from the Gold Rush Gang. Billy Lynn remains at #2. Manchester by the Sea swaps with Silence for the #3 and #4 spot with Moonlight, Arrival, Fences, Sully and Lion rounding out the top 10 once again. ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST DIRECTOR (September)

The Best Director list looks mostly like last month in terms of who’s still in, save Nate Parker (The Birth of a Nation) who falls off the chart completely, but bridesmaid Ang Lee (Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk) finally breaks through to land at #1 for the first time this year. But, as with Best Picture, it’s Damien Chazelle and ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST PICTURE (September)

Boy, can a lot change in a month. Last month, The Birth of a Nation was tied with Silence at #2 for Best Picture but with the fallout of his 1999 rape controversy being at the forefront of the film’s press and Parker handling it quite disastrously (as is Fox Searchlight) the film plummets this month. As always, our predictions ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: ADAPTED & ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY (May)

Here are the May 2016 Oscar predictions from The Gold Rush Gang for Adapted Screenplay and Original Screenplay. OTHER CONTENDERS The Founder The Girl on the Train Hidden Figures The Light Between Oceans Nocturnal Animals The Secret Scripture Tulip Fever Wilson The Yellow Birds The Zookeeper’s Wife OTHER CONTENDERS 20th Century Women Bleed For This Collateral Beauty Allied LBJ The ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST PICTURE (April)

  The only major change from last month’s polls is the official date for Ben Affleck’s 1930s crime drama Live By Night being pushed to October 2017. That allows for the films outside of the top 5 (which is unchanged) to move up a bit. Lion moves into the top 10 on the strength of the announcement from The Weinstein ...

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2017 Oscars: First Oscar Predictions of the 2016-2017 Season (March 2016)

  The first predictions of the top 6 categories from the NEW Gold Rush Gang are here and right now Paramount Pictures’ Silence tops the pack in Best Picture, Best Director and Best Supporting Actor (Liam Neeson) while Sundance hit Manchester by the Sea scores two #1s, Best Actor (Casey Affleck) and Best Supporting Actress (Michelle Williams). Ruth Negga (Loving) ...

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