‘Roma,’ ‘The Favourite’ lead Oscar nomination with 10 nods
Jan 23, 2019, 00:59
If you are a fan of the prestigious Oscars aka The Academy Awards, you will remember the heartbreaking moment when Christopher Nolan's 2008 superhero film, The Dark Knight was snubbed off of a Best Picture nomination.
For best actress, Close´s momentum is soaring after her twin Globe and Critics´ Choice wins for "The Wife", in which she plays a woman author whose marriage boils over when her writer husband wins the Nobel Prize. "Human experience is one in the same, and it's so gratifying that a black and white film about life in Mexico is being celebrated around the world".
Twenty times out of 29, the PGA award victor has gone on to take the best picture Oscar, including "The Shape of Water" previous year.
"Roma" earned 10 nominations total, including best director, best original screenplay and best cinematography. But actresses Yalitza Aparicio and Marina De Tavira got some much-deserved awards love as well, earning nominations for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress. She wasn't as prominent or prevalent on the Oscar campaign, so you actually had to watch Roma to see how great she is, and how both performances feed off each other.
Netflix also received three nominations for Coen brothers Western anthology comedy "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs" including one for best original song.
By all accounts, with many stars reportedly unwilling to grasp the poisoned chalice, the Academy has opted to go forward without a host.
There has also been some resistance among some academy members to Netflix films since the company typically bypasses movie theaters.
In the realm of snubs, none stung quite so loudly as Bradley Cooper failing to show up on the Best Director list. "It ticks off enough boxes to make people feel okay about themselves supporting it", she said, referring to the Marvel film´s mainly black cast, black director and boffo box-office numbers.
Not winning the division not only cost the Chargers a first-round bye, but it pushed them all the way down to the 5-seed. The Cowboys defense ranked sixth in scoring, seventh in yards and allowed the fifth-fewest yards rushing in the NFL .
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She said she will not work with Kelly again. 'I always felt like if I crossed him he would kill me, ' said Williams. Kelly's lawyer is speaking up for his client following the release of a new docuseries, Surviving R.
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Freezing drizzle may precede the snow with a light glaze possible this morning along and south of a line from Albion to Omaha. New York City could see 2 to 3 inches of snow and 1 to 2 inches of sleet, with Philly receiving a bit less of both.
Barr even referred to Mueller in friendly fashion, having worked with him back in the 1990s when Barr was attorney general. Barr as a private citizen penned a June memo that went after the Mueller probe.
Instead, she took a Korean Air flight from Bangkok to Seoul yesterday and then a connecting flight to Toronto . Alqunun earlier tweeted two pictures from her plane seat with the hashtag, "I did it" and a number of emojis.
Democrats also approved, 241-190, a separate measure funding the Agriculture, Interior and other departments through September 30. One measure would open most of the shuttered government departments at funding levels already agreed to by all sides.
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Turkish forces conduct military exercises on Syria border
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