Random Factoid #223

8 03 2010

The results of Marshall’s Oscar Predictions:

My misfires were largely compartmentalized.  I missed all of the screenplays, the sound categories, all four short films, and Best Foreign Film.  I was counting on an “Avatar” sweep of the techs, but that didn’t happen.  And as for the short films, I always guess those blindly.





Oscar Moment: First Predictions!

1 12 2009

I’ve held off as long as I could on issuing my predictions, but now I simply cannot wait.  It is December and Oscar season is about to kick into high gear.

Don’t fret if you haven’t heard of some of these movies.  You will soon.  The National Board of Review, the first precursor that deserves to be taken seriously, issues its list this week.  Critics circles from all over the country will begin to put forth their lists, and then we get the Golden Globe nominations on December 17th.

So, without further ado, here’s my first stab at predictions.

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