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Oscar Eye: Supporting Actor Gets A Frontrunner, While Supporting Actress Is A Mystery
What I feel strongly, as much in my gut as based on real Oscar-centric logic, is that Christian Bale won't just be nominated for Best Supporting Actor, but he'll win it
Oscar Eye: Can The Fighter Finally Get Christian Bale An Oscar Nomination?
So with The Fighter out there-- I'm seeing it next Monday-- it's really just True Grit playing keepaway as a possible surprise to turn over the apple cart.
Oscar Eye: The King's Speech Lives Up To The Best Picture Hype
Well, you can finally start taking me seriously when I talk about this year's Oscar race-- I have seen The King's Speech, the movie that was stamped a Best Picture frontrunner
Oscar Eye: Can The For Colored Girls Actresses Shake Up Best Supporting Actress?
Supporting Actress is the wildest, most wide-open acting category in the Oscar race so far this year, and the one with the most potential for upsets
Oscar Eye: Predicting Which Newcomer Will Crash The Best Director Category
All this has me wondering who this year's breakout might be, particular in the Best Director category, which feels very wide open and ripe for surprises. Though I doubt
Oscar Eye: Will Clint Eastwood Shake Up The Best Picture Race?
In the next week Conviction will be opening, along with Hereafter, in limited release, both of them still fairly long shots for Best Picture. And, well, the most notable releases of the weekend are Jackass and RED
Oscar Eye: Predicting Another Year's Best Picture Chances, And More Social Network Buzz
In last week's column I pegged The Social Network as the new frontrunner in the Oscar race, and everything that's happened since has only further
Oscar Eye: Predicting The Social Network As The Best Picture Frontrunner
With so much publicity around The Social Network and such a delicious real-life hook, I expect it to dominate conversations for weeks to come
Oscar Eye: Making Predictions Now That Festival Season Is Over
Here we are in mid-September, and it's Oscar season already. I'm freshly back from Toronto having seen a lot of movies and missed a whole lot more than will be in the race, but I'm still excited
Oscar Eye: Predicting The Winners, Day Four
And to prepare you for your party's Oscar pool, here they are, my final batch of Oscar predictions. The top six categories are among the easiest to predict this year, though two of the races are likely closer than they appear
Oscar Eye: Predicting The Winners, Day Three
Welcome back for day three of predicting the Oscar winners with Oscar Eye, in which I hopefully make good enough picks so that I don't embarrass myself in my own Oscar pool this weekend. I'll be up against some tough competition
Oscar Eye: Predicting The Winners, Day Two
Today we're dealing with some of the flashy categories that are still impossible to predict, plus the one where Randy Newman routinely shows up and loses. Let's do this!
Oscar Eye: Predicting The Winners, Day One
I've been following the race, despite my lack of writing about it, which puts me in a fairly decent position to predict the winners from here. Hopefully your office Oscar pool hasn't closed yet and it's not too late to take some of my predictions
Oscar Eye: How'd We Do On Our Predictions?
Despite the usual things to grumble and gripe about, I like these nominations a whole lot. Now let's move on to talking about the winners. We're still a long way from March 7
Oscar Eye: Final Nominee Predictions
We're so close to the nominations announcement that it's almost not worth throwing out some last-minute predictions, but hey, I'm a completist even after spending 10 days completely out of the loop