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2018 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (April)

Meryl Streep is tops; Judi Dench, Kate Winslet, Frances McDormand, Jennifer Lawrence and Daniela Vega are in the mix

After a stellar lineup of Best Actress contenders last year that left us with some shocking snubs like Amy Adams and some great performances that just didn’t click in time (like Annette Bening), 2017 is shaping up to be another very competitive year. But, leave it to Meryl Streep to kick the door down and take her place at the ...

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2018 Oscar Contenders: Best Actress

Glenn Close, Brie Larson, Daniela Vega, Margot Robbie and Emma Stone headline first 2018 Best Actress contenders

After what most felt was a stellar year for lead female performances in 2016, resulting in one of the most competitive Oscar races in years, the 2018 race is looking quite full as well. Previous Oscar winners and nominees are going to flood this year, as well as some ladies looking for their first nomination in breakthrough or classic ‘deglam’ ...

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2017 Oscar Nominations: The Video Announcements


There were a lot of mixed feelings about the Oscar nomination presentation yesterday. Most seemed to feel the pre-recorded elements were sleepy and subdued and the energy and crackle of excitement from the press and publicists in the audience were sorely missed. I’m in agreement there. The alphabetized format from the somnambulant announcer gave little in the way of surprise. Only ...

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Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt are woke in the ‘Passengers’ trailer


This Christmas, every moment counts. When you bring together the world’s two biggest movie stars, the pressure is on. Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook, The Hunger Games) and Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy, Jurassic World) star in Passengers, a sure-fire blockbuster heading to theaters this Christmas. Visually quite stunning, with amazing production design and some very sly film nods ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (August)


It’s another month and another step closer for Viola Davis (Fences) to be only the second Best Actress Oscar winner in Academy Awards history. Davis is currently at #1 across the board with the Gold Rush Gang, a place I expect her to stay at for all of the Oscar season. Is it risky to call it this early? Maybe. But ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (July)


Viola Davis (Fences) remains #1 in Best Actress this month, as well she should. She’s almost definitely going to win. Yes, it’s only July, blah blah. Everything is in her corner to win. She just made history last year by being the first woman of color to win the Lead Actress in a Drama Series Emmy, ever. There hasn’t been ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (June)


While the top 5 remains the same from last month the order has changed. 19-time Oscar nominee and three-time winner Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins) moves up from 5 to 3 this month, also marking the biggest point jump (up 7). Viola Davis (Fences) continues her reign, increasing one more point over Ruth Negga (Loving). Although Negga is still a ...

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2017 Oscar Predictions: BEST ACTRESS (May)


Viola Davis (Fences) hold onto the #1 spot this month and even increases her lead over Loving‘s Ruth Negga from last month. The one-two punch of Davis and Negga aim to be hard to topple this year as their point totals are more than double their nearest competitors. Amy Adams (Story of Your Life) manages to move up to 3rd, ...

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2016 MTV Movie Award Winners: Star Wars Wins Movie of the Year

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and its star Daisy Ridley, took home three MTV Movie Awards

  Although the show isn’t set to air until this evening, the winners of the 2016 MTV Movie Awards have been announced (presumably to court more appearances from said winners, a la The People’s Choice Awards) and if being the biggest movie of all time wasn’t enough Star Wars: The Force Awakens took home three wins, including Movie of the Year. ...

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2016 MTV Movie Awards Nominations: Star Wars Leads with 11, Diversity Reigns


  Just when you thought awards season was over… Often acting as the anti-Oscars, the nominations for the 2016 MTV Movie Awards reflect some Oscar picks as well as a broader level of diversity in its choices that include Straight Outta Compton, Creed and Concussion among its nominees. Star Wars: The Force Awakens leads the pack with 11 nominations and ...

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