Every film nominated in this category grapples with the nature of freedom in a world gripped by war and shaped by technology.
There doesn’t seem to be much standing in the way of the triumph of the red, white, and blue neo-Juggalo.
Parasite is a pervasive presence in the news cycle, and at just the right time.
John Williams is in no danger of winning, but a case could be made for any of the other four.
Well hi, everybody, it’s nice to see you.
Nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards were announced Tuesday morning by Issa Rae and John Cho.
We were so sure that last year’s Oscars would be the last Oscars. Okay, not really.
Both shows were joined in the Best Musical category by Beetlejuice, The Prom, and Tootsie.
The 91st Academy Awards are now behind us, and the telecast told us just about nothing that we don’t already know about AMPAS.
No one is okay with the Academy Awards the way they are, and everyone seems sure that they know how to fix them.
The industry’s existential crisis has polluted this race so thoroughly that it feels eerily similar to the 2016 election cycle all over again.
After walking back almost all of its bad decisions ahead of this year’s Oscars, there’s no way AMPAS isn’t going to do the right thing here.
This season, Hollywood is invested in celebrating the films they love while dodging the cultural bullets coming at them from every angle.
For appealing to voters’ nostalgia for drunken karaoke nights of yore, one film has the upper hand here.
If it were biologically possible to do so, both Ed and I would happily switch places with A Quiet Place’s Emily Blunt.
Sometimes it’s important to just step back and pay your respects to a remarkable actress.
Sigh, can we just edit this whole Oscar season from our memories?
Honestly, we’re so gobsmacked by AMPAS’s skullduggery that we can’t even see what’s right in front of us.
Throwing questions of artistic merit out the window, opponents of a Rami Malek win have dutifully cast doubt on his ideological purity.
We’re well passed the halfway point in our Oscar prediction cycle and we’re struggling to sustain what little excitement we have for this enterprise.