Category Archives: Oscars

Picks and Predictions for the 89th Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2017 Oscars)

Best Picture My prediction: La La Land My pick: Manchester by the Sea Best Director My prediction: Damien Chazelle, La La Land My pick: Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea Best Actor My prediction: Denzel Washington, Fences My pick: Denzel … Continue reading

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Picks and Predictions for the 85th Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2013 Oscars)

I’m usually fairly confident in my predictions, but this year, I won’t think any less of you if you decide not to use my predictions in any official or unofficial capacity. ┬áThere are plenty of categories up in the air, … Continue reading

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Picks and Predictions for the 84th Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2012 Oscars)

At least last year’s Oscar race was one for a while. ┬áThe inevitable Best Picture winner has pretty much been set–at least by the entertainment press (who apparently have nothing better to do with their coverage of film than to … Continue reading

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Picks and Predictions for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards (aka, the 2011 Oscars)

Do I dare comment, as everyone else has, on the roller-coaster type ride of this year’s Oscar season? If by “roller coaster” you mean a long straightaway followed by a succession of quick bumps and concluded with a shorter straightaway … Continue reading

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