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Oscars 2018: My Picks!

Hello fellow film lovers, the moment has arrived! Oscars 2018 are upon us and it is time for me to delve into the nominations and list my picks!

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Jimmy Kimmel is back as host this year. He did a good job last year, but it’s tough to compare him to Crystal or Hope.

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I did not get to see everything this year (I came damn close though). This is one of the best years for Oscar films in a long time. This is definitely one of the toughest Best Picture fields in a while. Several films have a legitimate shot at winning.

As for the Razzies, The Emoji Movie richly deserved every award it “won”. Pure shit. My apologies to Sir Patrick who no doubt took the role solely because they wanted him to voice a living pile of shit named poop. Who would say no to that? Certainly not I.

Let’s see the full nominee list for the good stuff:

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Oscar Nominations 2017!

The time is here! The Oscars are a month away and the nominees have been listed. I am happy to say that the “blacklisting” of the Oscars has ended with several high profile films, with black actors and subjects, have broken through. As we did  in 2016, I will be making a point of reviewing as many Oscar nominated films as I can in 4 weeks. These reviews tend to be far shorter than my normal “skinny’s”. Quite a few of these are still in Cinemas so there is a good chance they get the full review in my official count. Of the 9 best picture nominees, I have seen 2. Its going to be a busy month! Oscar Sundays will be replacing the “Chillflix” column for this period. Now, lets see the nominees!

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