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Prediction: Best Supporting Actress Oscar Nominations

The supporting actor categories at the Oscars tend to be a rather difficult one to predict. Not because those performers don’t deserve recognition; they most certainly do. But because what constitutes a supporting role is typically hard to quantify and ranges wildly as to what can and can’t be considered. The category can be as […]

Prediction: Likely Best Actor Oscar Nominations

Of all the categories I plan to predict this year, Best Actor is probably the most competitive. It’s also the hardest for me personally, because I am wrestling with who I think will be nominated and who I think deserves to be nominated. There were a lot of terrific performances this year, and whittling it […]

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Nominations for the 2021 Oscars

Another strange year for awards shows, but at least the 2021 Academy Award (Oscars) nominations are more inclusive than previous years. Priyanka Chopra Jonas her husband Nick Jonas announced the crop of top films, production, and performances for the cinematic year, and we’re certainly interested to see who takes home the Oscar. Without further ado, […]

Black Panther Gets The MCU Its First Academy Awards

We all know that the Marvel Cinematic Universe has generated a whole mountain range of cash for Disney. However if you’re talking recognition from the Academy Of Motion Pictures, you’ll find an empty trophy case. Now all that has changed. At Sunday’s big celebration of Hollywood achievements, Black Panther, one of the most successful films […]

Black Panther Nominated For Picture

The Academy unveiled its 2019 Oscar nominations early Tuesday morning, with The Favourite and Roma leading all films with 10 nods apiece. While that’s cool and all, the real story here is that Black Panther has 7 nominations including ‘Best Picture”. Let’s all be honest here, out of the 8 contenders (BlacKkKlansman, Black Panther, Bohemian Rhapsody, The Favourite, Green Book, Roma, A […]

The Oscars ‘New Nerd’ Category

In a move that feels roughly equivalent to admitting Rodney Dangerfield to the stodgy golf club in Caddyshack, the Oscars, by way of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, are going to let loose and show some ankle with a new “Outstanding Achievement in Popular Film” category. If you’re an Academy nerd, old-timer or one […]

Nerdbot’s 2018 Oscar Recap

Who doesn’t love the Oscars? On Sunday night, the biggest names in the movie business got dressed in the highest of fashion and hopefully got a little drunk for the 90th Annual Academy Awards. At four hours long, I don’t know how the whole crowd isn’t wasted. Take a tip from Benedict Cumberbatch, bring a […]