The OFCS announced their winners. In case you were wondering, “Didn’t they just announce the nominees like a week ago?” the answer is yes. Yes they did.
I don’t take them seriously as a precursor, but I am interested intellectually in what they chose as their favorite films and performances.
So let’s see who they voted for this year: (more…)
The Online Film Critics Society announced their nominees earlier today.
I really put no stock into this as an Oscar precursor at all (critics don’t vote for awards. You think OFCS nominated Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close?), so really this is just gonna be about seeing how closely they match up with my tastes and the general tastes of the season.
So here we go: (more…)
Yesterday, the Online Film Critics Society announced their nominations.
I don’t put too much stock into what online critics have to say, but the internet is generally a good way to see which movies are liked by the greatest amount of people. It’s like the IMDB Top 250. No one actually thinks that’s a list you take seriously, but when you look at it, we can all pretty much agree on the majority of those movies that we like them. So that’s how I see this.
None of what they say is going to affect the Academy in anyway, but, like most of these awards, it’s good to use as a general sense of what the major players are (as if we didn’t already know it).
Anyway, here are the Online Film Critics Society nominations: (more…)