Archive for February 7, 2012

The Oscar Quest: Weakest Best Supporting Actor Categories

I automatically know what’s gonna be #1 here. It’s so clear.

Anyway — we took care of the strongest Best Supporting Actor categories — now it’s time to do the weakest.

I think we’ll all be able to agree that these pretty much suck.

Here they are: (more…)

The Oscar Quest: Strongest Best Supporting Actor Categories

We move onto Best Supporting Actor.

The thing about Best Supporting Actor as a category — the majority of the wins have either been for veterans, or for performances. More so than any other award (maybe Best Actor), this is about performance. You see a lot of really memorable characters coming out of this category. It’s weird — most of the time, they get the men right, but not the women. But I guess that goes with the whole gender imbalance they have going on.

This one’s gonna be a lot of fun to round down. I can think of a lot of great categories from here off the top of my head.

So, let’s take a look at the strongest Best Supporting Actor categories: (more…)

Pic of the Day: “I remember those cheers/They still ring in my ears/After years, they remain in my thoughts/Go to one night/I took off my robe, and what’d I do? I forgot to wear shorts/I recall every fall/Every hook, every jab/The worst way a guy can get rid of his flab/As you know, my life wasn’t drab/Though I’d much…Though I’d rather hear you cheer/When you delve…Though I’d rather hear you cheer/When I delve into Shakespeare/’A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse,’ I haven’t had a winner in six months.”