Southpaw wasn’t a massive box office success, but it’s tidy $16.5mil profit was enough to please the Weinstein Company, especially against a $25mil budget. What probably pleased the Weinsteins more was the approximately 16.5 million Jake Gyllenhaal career celebrations that preceded the release of Southpaw and his performance as the dreadfully-named, Billy “You Have To Be Kidding Me, His Last Name Is” Hope. 470 more words
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Contrary to popular belief, “Oscar Season” is not just Labor Day to Christmas. Eligibility is year-round, and so we cannot escape it!
Despite being bested at the box office by… 517 more words
BEST PICTURE OSCAR WINNERS
#8 – Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
Based on reality people! Based on reality!
Captain Bligh (Charles Laughton) plays the stereotypical British manipulative controlling, “this is how this is done”, “my way or the highway”, elitist tyrant (example Cersei Lannister) and Fletcher Christian ( 230 more words