Tags » Oscar-bait

Channing Tatum Is Ready To Wrassle That Oscar Out Of You In 'Foxcatcher'

While we’re out here marooned in the midst of the mid-summer mediocre blockbuster doldrums, every now and again we get a dispatch from awards bait land, where, in just a few short months, actors will beg for trophies and manipulate heartstrings in powerful tales of Nazi dyslexia and inspiring simpletons. 136 more words

Film Drunk

Jolie barrels "Maleficent" past a half billion!

You go, girl! And talk about box office power! Robert Stromberg’s “Maleficent” from Disney, has become Angelina Jolie’s biggest live-action hit ever(excluding the worldwide take of the “Kung Fu Panda” franchise, on which she does voice work). 120 more words


These Sudanese Lost Boys Are Changin' Reese Witherspoon's Lahfe In The Oscar Bait 'The Good Lie'

What do you get when you cross The Blind Side with a heartfelt drama about Sudan’s civil war? Hopefully an Oscar, if you’re Reese Witherspoon, because I don’t think she can grovel for it any harder than this. 128 more words

Film Drunk

William Nicholson and Oscar bait bullshit

After the surprising death of Nelson Mandela on December 5th, it appeared that Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom would have received a boost in the box-office, and oscar buzz. 651 more words

Brandon Benarba