So, here we are, another year, another BEST OF list.
And now, the moment you have all been waiting for…the announcement is finally here for the 86th Annual Academy Awards. After such a visceral year for film in 2013, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences are announcing their long awaited and overdue nominations honouring the best in American motions pictures. As always with the Academy nominations, it is best to expect a few snubs, shocks and a ton of surprises. This year’s nomination were announced by the Norse God himself Chris Hemsworth as well as active Preseident of the AMPAS Cheryl Boone Isaacs. So, without further ado, here are the nominations for this year’s Oscar race. Check out more below!
Loud, proud, and relentless in its portrayal of sport rivals, Ron Howard’s Rush is another entry into his formulaic and conventional directing resume. Like any well oiled machine, Howard is an expert of giving audiences a fundamentally linear narrative with striking and beautiful aesthetic choices, even if the narrative follows the rivalry between two Formula One drivers whose careers and competition is anything but straight-cut.