The Road to Oscar is Paved with Disappointment



Right on the heels of the anticipated nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards, Twitter this week has been abuzz with the disappointment of Christopher Nolan not being nominated for a Best Director award for his blockbuster movie Inception; even though Inception was nominated for a Best Film Oscar. Knowing how things usually go down on Awards night, I guess this means Inception won’t win in the Best Film category. The lack of a nomination for Nolan, coined as being an Oscar snub, is disappointing to say the least.

Oscar winners are named based on the votes of the Academy. It’s these choices and decisions that determine who will go down as nominees and winners in Oscar history books. Often, the choices and the decisions of the Academy do not…[Read more…]

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Kyra Dawson

By day I'm at Brighter Scribe or blogging at The Scribe's Desk about fantasy, sci-fi, horror, mythology, movies, TV, music, books, humor and some other entertaining ish. I'm also a published author who enjoys random acts of writing, video gaming, the art of fangirlling, and indulging my Inner Perpetual Teenager diligently. I'm also a regular contributor at Cinelinx and am passionate about giving back to the community.

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