Archive for February 6, 2012

The Oscar Quest: Best Best Supporting Actress Choices

The thing about Best Supporting Actress choices — a lot of times what makes a decision good, or even great, isn’t necessarily just the performance. Sometimes it’s about what that performance represents.

Honestly, I’m not sure if there really are great choices in this category. But I feel like these ones I have on here are great for all different reasons, and, aside from where I ranked them (which is simply a matter of personal preference), these all belong here.

Don’t worry, it’ll get better when we get to the bigger categories. This is the last one for Supporting Actress.

So here are the Best Best Supporting Actress choices: (more…)

The Oscar Quest: Worst Best Supporting Actress Choices

This one is easy as hell for me. I can rant all day about the shitty decisions the Academy’s made.

This category in particular — they use it to just dump Oscars on people. Of all the categories, this is the one with the most bad decisions. I don’t want to start going over examples, because I can go on all day with those.

Basically — here are what I consider the ten most egregious (as opposed to the other few dozen not so great) decisions in the Best Supporting Actress category. Remember — oh fuck it, you should know the disclaimer by now. If not — read more.

Here they are: (more…)

Pic of the Day: “I must be crazy to be in a loony bin like this.”