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Worst films to win an oscar for Best picture

In my opinion Birdman just secured itself a Shakespeare in Love in the way were it was good film but Boyhood was a masterpiece, So I decided to make a list of the worst films to win an oscar for best picture. 299 more words


Life of Pi review

Life of Pi, Directed by Ang Lee, released in 2012 tells the incredible story of a boy who finds himself lost at sea in a lifeboat with a Bengal Tiger. 223 more words

85th Academy Awards

Chris's Oscar Predictions

After giving you our choices for who we think should win the Oscars, Ryan, Blaise, and I are now here to give you who we think  255 more words


Oscars 2013 by Statistics

All right. I did this, I think, two years ago, for the first time. It was one of those random ideas I had while thinking up articles, and since I was basically unemployed at the time, had nothing else to do and had a  1,754 more words


Faced With Too Many Oscar-Qualifying Docs, Where Should Voters Begin?

Members of the Academy’s documentary branch may see their 149 films as proof that reality bites.

Never fear. Variety will help you sort through this. Don’t think of it as a mountainous assignment. 341 more words


They Can't Handle the Truth! Oscar Voters Overwhelmed by Glut of 149 Docs

In an effort to make the documentary feature category more democratic, the Academy’s nonfiction branch changed its qualifying rules last year. A review in the New York Times or Los Angeles Times for a doc to register as eligible was intended to narrow the number of qualifying pics and validate a doc’s theatrical bonafides. 835 more words


Like its namesake, the film "Kon-Tiki" is spare and beautiful in it's construction

As usual, I will begin with a confession: I, self-described movie-buff, never did see, google, or otherwis pay attention to this year’s (85th) Academy Award ceremony. 766 more words