My Oscar Ballot

It’s almost time for the Oscars, and I just finished my ballot. It’s a mix of my opinions along with semi-random guesses based on what “experts” like Entertainment Weekly are predicting. I usually don’t do as well as I might because for some categories I go with what I think should win which is often not …

My Oscar Picks

Fresh off yesterday’s five movie marathon at AMC Theatres’ Best Picture Showcase and four movies the previous Saturday, here are my Oscar picks for this year’s Academy Awards. Best Picture – Gravity Actor – Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club Actress – Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine Supporting Actor – Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club Supporting Actress …

2012 Academy Award Nomination Best Picture

2012 Best Picture Thoughts

Over the last two weekends, I was able to see all nine of the Best Picture nominees for the 2012 Academy Awards. Here’s my order from top to bottom. The Descendants Midnight in Paris The Help War Horse Hugo The Artist Moneyball Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Tree of Life The Descendants This felt the …