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2015 Golden Globe nominations

Posted in Festival/awards with tags , , , , , , on December 10, 2014 by Steve Mesa

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It is that time of year where Hollywood pats themselves on the back and the onslaught of awards season commence. It is also the day that movie studios begin to get campaign the movies they made in the past year in order to garner some prizes. The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) announced their nominations this morning, which had some surprises (Jake Gyllenhaal, Jennifer Aniston, Naomi Watts and “The Grand Budapest Hotel”), along with the usual suspects (Patricia Arquette and Julianne Moore). Tomorrow morning, another batch of nominations will be announced courtesy of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. The Golden Globe nominations will be vast and somewhat different compared to the SAG nominations, but don’t count out on seeing some of today’s nominees getting recognized again. Continue reading

2014 Oscar nomination predictions

Posted in Festival/awards with tags , , , , , , , , on January 13, 2014 by Steve Mesa

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It’s almost time as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science will announce the nominations for the 86th Academy Awards Thursday morning. With the exception for the Shorts category, I decided to fearlessly predict each and every category. While it might sound easy to do, sometimes it is just plain hard as you can never know what the Academy could go for in certain categories. Let’s cut to chase…here are my predictions for the 86th annual Academy Awards. Continue reading

Predicting the 2014 Golden Globes

Posted in Festival/awards with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 10, 2014 by Steve Mesa
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Best Motion Picture – Drama
  • “12 Years a Slave
  • “Captain Phillips”
  • “Gravity”
  • “Rush”
  • “Philomena”

Who Will/Should Win: “12 Years a Slave”

 Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy
  • “American Hustle”
  • “Her”
  • “Inside Llewyn Davis”
  • “Nebraska”
  • “The Wolf of Wall Street”

Who Will Win: “American Hustle”

Who Should Win: “Inside Llewyn Davis”
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2014 Golden Globe predictions

Posted in Festival/awards with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on December 10, 2013 by Steve Mesa

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Tis the season for some film awards. Today is the beginning of the movie awards season with movie studios gearing up to champion their best films of the year. The  Screen Actors Guild (SAG) announced their nominations this morning that had some surprise nominations (Daniel Bruhl and Barkhad Abdi) and the predictable frontrunners (Cate Blanchett and Chiwetel Ejifor). Tomorrow morning, another batch of nominations will be announced courtesy of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. The Golden Globe nominations will be vast and somewhat different compared to the SAG nominations. Here are some of the films and actors that will likely score some nods tomorrow morning. Continue reading

2013 Emmy nomination prediction

Posted in Festival/awards on July 17, 2013 by Steve Mesa

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Predicting the Golden Globes

Posted in Festival/awards on January 13, 2013 by Steve Mesa

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BEST PICTURE: DRAMA

  • “Argo
  • “”Django Unchained”
  • “Life of Pi”
  • “Lincoln”
  • “Zero Dark Thirty”

Who Will Win: “Argo”

Who Should Win: “Zero Dark Thirty” Continue reading

2013 Oscar nomination predictions

Posted in Festival/awards on January 8, 2013 by Steve Mesa

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Best Picture (If there is ten…)

Amour

Argo

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Django Unchained

Les Miserables

Life of Pi

Lincoln

Moonrise Kingdom

Silver Linings Playbook

Zero Dark Thirty

Alternate: Skyfall Continue reading