I’ve been going back and forth on this category for a while now. Should I just pick my favourite movie, even though I don’t think it will actually end up the winner? Should I look at the stats and base it on other categories? This is one category that doesn’t seem completely decided just yet.
Martin McDonagh didn’t pick up a nomination for Three Billboards in the director category this year.
We have an incredible crop of women in this year’s category, each with very impressive performances.
Allison Janney seems to have this category down for I, Tonya, who has the four key awards down already. Laurie Metcalf was successful in some of the earlier… Read more “Best Supporting Actress — 2018 Oscar Picks”
We have some incredible performances in each of the four acting categories this year, but we do have a clear frontrunner.
Film editing awards have been a great indicator of Best Picture victory in past years, but this year is a little different.
Roger Deakins picked up his 13th nomination in this category for his incredible work with Blade Runner 2049 and it might be his year. Also vying for the… Read more “Best Cinematography — 2018 Oscar Picks”
A good screenplay is pivotal for a movie to succeed. It not only creates the script but provides instructions for actors, cinematographers, production designers, and more.
This year’s nominees come from all over here. We have sci fi, action, romance, and indie drama. What’s not different is the composers for each movie—we still have many of the usual suspects, including John Williams, Hans Zimmer, and Alexandre Desplat.
Period pieces are frequently big winners in this category, requiring a lot of work to put together the stunning costumes. Phantom Thread should get some play here, since… Read more “Best Costume Design — 2018 Oscar Picks”