Oscar 2018 Wrap-Up

The 90th edition of the Academy Awards have come and gone and at the end of the night, Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water walked away with the Oscar for Best Picture, with the film also winning Best Director, Best Score and Best Production Design. The runner-up for the most number of wins was Christopher […]

2018 Oscar Predictions

It’s time for me to make my predictions for the 90th annual Academy Awards! There are many different directions for the Oscars to go this year and we’ll see how many of my predictions I get correct this year. Best Picture: Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri This year there doesn’t seem to be a clear front-runner […]

Oscar 2018 Nominee Refresh

We are one day away from the 90th Annual Academy Awards. As always, here is a list of my reviews of the nominated films. Stay tuned for my predictions tomorrow. Best Picture Nominees Call Me By Your Name Darkest Hour Dunkirk Get Out Lady Bird Phantom Thread The Post The Shape of Water Three Billboards […]

My Thoughts on the 2017 Oscar Nominees

This morning saw the announcement of the nominees for the 90th annual Academy Awards. There is lot that I can say about this year’s nominees, so I am going to get straight to it. The leading nominee is The Shape of Water with 13 nominations, which makes me quite happy as a fan of Guillermo del […]

Oscar 2017 Wrap-Up

Well, that happened…. In perhaps the biggest Academy Awards mess-up of all time, presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were seemingly given the wrong envelope when it was time to announce Best Picture. Beatty was quite confused at the contents of the envelope and handed the card to Dunaway, who quickly read out La La Land. The […]

2017 Oscar Preditions

Tonight is the 89th annual Academy Awards and it seems like the focus will be on anything but the films themselves. For the first time since 2003, when the ceremony went on despite the start of the war in Iraq, the political climate is probably going to be front and centre this year. Despite, all […]

Oscar 2017 Nominee Refresh

The Oscars are this Sunday and it is time once again for me to link back to my reviews of nominated films. Stayed tuned for my official Oscar predictions on Sunday. Best Picture Nominees Arrival La La Land Lion Manchester by the Sea Moonlight Other Nominees in Major Categories Elle (Best Actress) Nocturnal Animals (Best […]

My Thoughts on the 2016 Oscar Nominees

This morning saw the announcement of the nominees were announced for the 89th annual Academy Awards. The nominees were announced in a different fashion this year, opting more for pseudo-documentary testimonials from past nominees and winners, instead of the usual live event. The question on everyone’s mind this year is whether there would be any […]

Oscar 2016 Wrap-Up

The 88th Academy Awards ended up being a very unpredictable evening indeed. Everything seemed to be shaping up for The Revenant to win Best Picture, with Alejandro G. Iñárritu winning Best Director for the second year in a row and Leo DiCaprio finally nabbing an Oscar for Best Actor. However, in the end, is was Spotlight that came […]

2016 Oscar Predictions

It is time for the 88th annual Academy Awards. This has been a very controversial year for the awards show, with many black actors planning to boycott over the fact that are the nominees are predominantly white. However, with Chris Rock hosting the show, it should still be an entertaining night. I also hope to […]