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by anonymous1980
Sun Apr 01, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: 81st and Other 9th Decade Discussions
Topic: 2017 Oscar Shoulabeens
Replies: 8
Views: 1046

Re: 2017 Oscar Shoulabeens

The results of my recent personal awards which I announced on Facebook: BEST PICTURE Blade Runner 2049 Call Me By Your Name Coco A Fantastic Woman The Florida Project Get Out Lady Bird The Lost City of Z Phantom Thread The Shape of Water BEST DIRECTOR Luca Guadagnino, Call Me By Your Name Sean Baker...
by anonymous1980
Sat Mar 31, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: 2018
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2018
Replies: 92
Views: 5391

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2018

READY PLAYER ONE Cast: Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, Mark Rylance, Lena Waithe, Simon Pegg, T.J. Miller, Philip Zao, Win Morisaki, Hannah John-Kamen. Dir: Steven Spielberg. Most of the world is plugged into a virtual reality system called the OASIS and its recently deceased owner/inven...
by anonymous1980
Mon Mar 26, 2018 1:57 am
Forum: 90th Nominations and Winners
Topic: Categories One-by-One: Original Song
Replies: 18
Views: 1322

Re: Categories One-by-One: Original Song

Okri wrote:Had I known "This is Me" wouldn't win, I probably wouldn't have listened to it. What an earworm of a song.


Now you gotta send the flood to drown it out. :lol:

Yeah, I know. Bad joke. But I got no apologies...THIS IS ME! :lol:
by anonymous1980
Sun Mar 25, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: 2018
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2018
Replies: 92
Views: 5391

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2018

I KILL GIANTS Cast: Madison Wolfe, Zoe Saldana, Imogen Poots, Sydney Wade, Rory Jackson, Art Parkinson, Jennifer Ehle. Dir: Anders Walter. A young troubled girl imagines herself a giant slayer, protecting her town from nasty giants as she baits and slays them with her traps. When I first saw the tra...
by anonymous1980
Sat Mar 24, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: 2017
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2017
Replies: 179
Views: 14848

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2017

WONDERSTRUCK Cast: Oakes Fegley, Millicent Simonds, Julianne Moore, Jaden Michael, Michelle Williams, Cory Michael Smith, Tom Noonan. Dir: Todd Haynes. It's 1977. After his mother dies and he's rendered deaf via being struck by lightning, a young boy goes to New York to find his father. Meanwhile, b...
by anonymous1980
Sat Mar 24, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: 2018
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2018
Replies: 92
Views: 5391

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2018

UNSANE Cast: Claire Foy, Joshua Leonard, Jay Pharaoh, Juno Temple, Amy Irving, Aimee Mullins, Matt Damon. Dir: Steven Soderbergh. A young woman is placed in mental institution against her will and she finds that the man who has been stalking her is working there. Director Steven Soderbergh shot this...
by anonymous1980
Sat Mar 17, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: 2018
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2018
Replies: 92
Views: 5391

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2018

A WRINKLE IN TIME Cast: Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, Levi Miller, Deric McCabe, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Pena, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Andre Holland, Rowan Blanchard. Dir: Ava DuVernay. A young girl's scientist father disappears. Four years later, three magical ...
by anonymous1980
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: 2018
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2018
Replies: 92
Views: 5391

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2018

ANNIHILATION Cast: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Oscar Isaac, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, Benedict Wong. Dir: Alex Garland. This is writer-director Alex Garland's sophomore effort is an adaptation of a science-fiction novel about a mysterious, possibly alien force called t...
by anonymous1980
Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Other Oscar Discussions
Topic: The 19th Annual Who'll Be Back?
Replies: 13
Views: 733

Re: The 19th Annual Who'll Be Back?

My quickie take on the acting nominees: Chalamet - Yes. He's the got the looks and the talent. If he doesn't screw up, he could easily come back. Day-Lewis - The question is: Is he REALLY retiring? He's only 60. That said, the next role that lures him out of "retirement" will probably get ...
by anonymous1980
Sat Mar 10, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: 2018
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2018
Replies: 92
Views: 5391

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2018

TOMB RAIDER Cast: Alicia Vikander, Dominic West, Walton Goggins, Kristin Scott-Thomas, Daniel Wu, Derek Jacobi, Nick Frost. Dir: Roar Uthaug. This is the reboot film adaptation of the popular video game where Lara Croft goes on adventures involving tombs. Here, she tries to find her lost father who'...
by anonymous1980
Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: 90th Nominations and Winners
Topic: Trivia
Replies: 28
Views: 1585

Re: Trivia

I think it's also interesting to point out that apparently, The Shape of Water is only the fifth Best Picture winner to have a credited female writer. The other four were Wings, Rebecca, Mrs. Miniver and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.
by anonymous1980
Mon Mar 05, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: 90th Nominations and Winners
Topic: Trivia
Replies: 28
Views: 1585

Trivia

I guess I'll start this thread. - With his Original Song win, Robert Lopez becomes the first person ever to double-EGOT, meaning he has at least two of each award. - Kobe Bryant is not only the first NBA player to win an Oscar, he's also the first African-American to get nominated for AND win the Be...
by anonymous1980
Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:51 am
Forum: 90th Predictions and Precursors
Topic: Oscar Predictions Contest
Replies: 38
Views: 2429

Re: Oscar Predictions Contest

THE RESULTS!!! Math is not my strong suit so let me know if I made a mistake on any of these. The answers to the bonus points are: Lady Bird and The Post ; and Jerry Lewis. Since practically every expected winner won, I had to look at the shorts and documentary categories to see if anyone qualified...
by anonymous1980
Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: 2017
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2017
Replies: 179
Views: 14848

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2017

MOLLY'S GAME Cast: Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, Michael Cera, Jeremy Strong, Brian D'Arcy James, Chris O'Dowd, Bill Camp, JC Mackenzie, Samantha Isler, Justin Kirk, Graham Greene, Joe Keery. Dir: Aaron Sorkin. This is the true story of a young woman who ran multi-million dollar under...
by anonymous1980
Sat Mar 03, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: 2018
Topic: The Official Review Thread of 2018
Replies: 92
Views: 5391

Re: The Official Review Thread of 2018

RED SPARROW Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Jeremy Irons, Charlotte Rampling, Mary Louise Parker, Joely Richardson, Bill Camp. Dir: Francis Lawrence. After a Russian prima-ballerina breaks her leg during a performance, she is recruited by her uncle to become a "Red...

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