2021 Oberrated Oscar Predictions

As if everyone hasn’t already heard this a thousand times; this has not exactly been a normal year for movies. Clearly that transfers to the award season being quite wonky. But hey! The Best Picture line-up is still quite impressive, in my opinion, as well as in all the other categories. As always, I will […]

Promising Young Woman (2020)

Director: Emerald FennellWriter: Emerald FennellStarring: Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, and more. The Intro:“Promising Young Woman” blasted into my attention when I first saw the trailer, and damn was I interested. Carey Mulligan seemed like she was going to be a boss and the entire premise of the film had me locked in cause f*&$ douchebag […]

Sound of Metal (2019)

Director: Darius MarderWriter/s: Darius Marder, Abraham Marder, Derek ClanfranceStarring: Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke, Paul Raci, and more. The Intro:Here we have “Sound of Metal.” This film came out of nowhere onto my radar once it was released with a wave of positive reviews flooding my medias. It is another film where I knew nothing about […]

The Father (2020)

Director: Florian ZellerWriter/s: Christopher Hampton, Florian ZellerStarring: Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman, and more. The Intro:Not only did “The Father” fly under my radar for Best Picture at the Oscars, but it flew under my radar as a film in general. I did not know much about the film going into my view, but the closer […]

Mank (2020)

Director: David FincherWriter: Jack FincherStarring: Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, and more. The Intro:It took awhile for me to catch this one. I intended to watch it when it came out, but it did not get exactly rave reviews. Obviously with the Oscars coming soon and “Mank” getting the big nomination for Best Picture, it was […]

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

Director: Aaron SorkinWriter: Aaron SorkinStarring: Eddie Redmayne, Alex Sharp, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jeremy Strong, John Carroll Lynch, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Mark Rylance, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Frank Lengella, and more. The Intro:Oscar season has begun! Making a strong case is the new Netflix exclusive, “The Trial of the Chicago 7.” This film tells the story involving the […]

Nomadland (2020)

Director: Chloé ZhaoWriter/s: Jessica Bruder, Chloé ZhaoStarring: Frances McDormand, and more. The Intro:With award season buzzing, the leaders of the pack are starting to separate themselves, especially with the conclusion of The Golden Globes last night. One of the most talked about is “best director” winner herself, Chloé Zhao’s “Nomadland.” I have been hyped to […]

2020 Oberrated Oscar Predictions

5 times… 5 times I have done this dance and I have no intentions of quitting. It is now time to roll out my Oberrated Oscar Predictions! First of all, thanks to any return readers as well as new readers of my predictions and overall my blog. I appreciate ya’ll! As expected, we have a […]

Ford v Ferrari (2019)

Director: James Mangold Writer/s: Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth, Jason Keller Starring: Matt Damon, Christian Bale, Jon Bernthal, Caitriona Balfe, Josh Lucas, Tracy Letts, and more. The Intro: Chalk this one up as another film surely to do fantastic after putting together a cast like this and directed by the boss himself, James Mangold. It follows […]

Parasite (2019)

Director: Bong Joon HoWriter/s: Bong Joon Ho, Jin Won HanStarring: Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, Yeo-Jeong Jo, Woo-sik Choi, So-dam Park, Jeong-eun Lee, Hye-jin Jang, and more. The Intro:“Parasite” busted onto the scene and into my focus after a huge social media boom once it hit film festivals and ultimately, the public eye. Unfortunately I missed […]