There are still a few nagging questions as we head into Sunday’s Oscar telecast, but the most pressing one is “How big will La La Land be?” Damien Chazelle’s star-crossed musical tied the all-time record for Academy Award nominations by mustering 14, and it would need to win 12 to become the biggest Oscar victor ever. (With 11, it would tie Titanic, Ben-Hur, and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.) While that record won’t be a cakewalk for La La Land — there are several tech categories where this modern musical would be breaking precedent by winning — I suspect it’s doable. Below, you can take a look at my bullish predictions, or listen as I discuss each category on this week’s big new episode of The Awards Show Show, where my co-host John Horn and MTV’s chief film critic Amy Nicholson debate who will win. … [Read more...] about Vulture’s Final 2017 Oscar Predictions for Every Category
Oscar winning movies by year
Over the last few days, we’ve done a deep dive into the four major acting categories, but now we come to two Oscar races that are even bigger: Best Director and Best Picture. The Academy has shown a recent propensity for splitting these wins up, but this year, might The Revenant take home both trophies? Let’s tackle each contender in these two races, starting with the least likely to win. … [Read more...] about Will Both the Best Picture and Best Director Oscars Go to
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Henning says the whole thing is “very, very problematic” when you take into account stories like the scandal surrounding Duncan Hunter, the California Republican who was indicted for improperly spending his campaign money. “Campaign funds have to be used for a campaign,” Henning stresses. “Let’s say you get pizzas for the campaign. Are you just eating with your wife? It becomes very hard to discern those things … They’re always going to be an advisor to you. But why would you go out of your way to give her a check?” … [Read more...] about Would Randall Actually Win His Election on
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