Charlize Theron in Mad Max: Fury Road

2016 Academy Award Nominations

Can the Oscars get any whiter? One of the best movies of 2015 was directed and written by a black man, and it stars a black man. It was beloved by the critics AND killed it at the box office. But you know what? It didn’t get shit (It being Creed, by the way). You think the Academy cares about a lack of diversity? They don’t. It’s an old white man’s club through and through. Continue reading “2016 Academy Award Nominations”

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2015 Academy Awards Predictions

Some of these predictions are really tough, guys. Like Best Actor.  I want Michael Keaton to win so badly for Birdman, but I have a feeling Eddie Redmayne is going to pull it out from under him. Best Visual Effects is killing me, too, because each of the nominated movies had fantastic visual effects. *sigh* Well, here’s hoping I get most of these. Continue reading “2015 Academy Awards Predictions”