I really do not mean to patronize anybody with this post but I have been giving “fringe” candidates a platform to make their case for Oscar nominations, and it seems that I have been presented with yet another worthy candidate. It has come to my attention that Goldderby.com, one of the most prolific odds makingContinue reading “The Case for “Avengers: Endgame” Getting a Best Picture Oscar Nomination”
Category Archives: Award Buzz
Adam Sandler… getting Oscar Buzz?! What a time to be alive!
If you had Adam Sandler in your Oscar pool, I bet you have a cocky smirk on your face right about now. A prediction like that is so ludicrous that the only way it cashes out for you is if you engaged in some sort of witchcraft. And yet, here we are. The new trailerContinue reading “Adam Sandler… getting Oscar Buzz?! What a time to be alive!”
The Case for Lupita Nyong’o Getting an Oscar Nomination
As I mentioned in my previous post, Oscar season is in our sights and we (meaning me) need to focus heavily on how the award races are shaping up. I already made a post discussing the case for Robert Downey Jr. deserving an Oscar Nomination for his role in “Avengers: Endgame” so now I wouldContinue reading “The Case for Lupita Nyong’o Getting an Oscar Nomination”
Oscar Season Cometh: Are You Prepared?
It is fairly common knowledge that I live for the Oscars (I recently added “The Oscars” category to the site if you want to go back and view my previous takes on the Academy Awards). I have always made Oscar predictions on Facebook every year, and it were those posts that convinced my friends toContinue reading “Oscar Season Cometh: Are You Prepared?”
The Case for Robert Downey Jr. Getting an Oscar Nomination
Yesterday, I was taking a casual stroll through the depths of twitter, as is tradition for a late afternoon, and I stumbled upon a brilliant hypothetical: Should Robert Downey Jr. be nominated for an Oscar for his role in “Avengers: Endgame”? (I should say that this idea is not my original thought and if youContinue reading “The Case for Robert Downey Jr. Getting an Oscar Nomination”
2019 Oscars Reaction
That was certainly an interesting night. Well, actually it was really drawn-out and boring (as is tradition). But the results were pretty interesting, right? I know this may be a shock to anyone reading this, but I have opinions about those results. Some are positive, which in all seriousness, is a word I rarely associateContinue reading “2019 Oscars Reaction”