Oscars, the day after + Ballot competition winner!

Last night, the 88th Academy Awards ceremony was broadcast on our small screens to celebrate the year’s accomplishments on the big screen. There was a lot of controversy surrounding the Oscars this year. I do think that diversity is and always has been an enormous problem in Hollywood (in nominations, and more importantly, in work… Read More Oscars, the day after + Ballot competition winner!

Make it a marathon: 24 hours of almost-Oscar winners of the ’30s and ’40s

In just a few days the Academy Awards will be gracing our living rooms (or maybe our living eyeballs, for those of us lucky enough to perhaps attend the ceremony or red carpet). One way to celebrate the award season, if you’re into movie marathons, is to spend your Saturday watching 24 hours of almost-Oscar… Read More Make it a marathon: 24 hours of almost-Oscar winners of the ’30s and ’40s

Oscar recollections: 10 favorite Best Actor winners

Yesterday I shared my 10 favorite Best Actress winners, in celebration of this year’s nominations being announced. The following is a chronological list of my 10 favorite Best Actor in a Leading Role winners! 1. Lionel Barrymore – A Free Soul (4th winner) Other nominations: Madame X (Best Director) 2. Clark Gable – It Happened… Read More Oscar recollections: 10 favorite Best Actor winners