89th Academy Awards predictions

Quick post this year, nothing too elaborate like last year’s! Just my predicted winners. This is not what I want to happen, mind you.

Best Original Screenplay — La La Land (I’m copying that right now and getting ready to paste it many, many times.)

Best Adapted Screenplay — Hidden Figures

Best Visual Effects — The Jungle Book

Best Sound Mixing — La La Land

Best Sound Editing — La La Land

Best Live Action Short — Sing

Best Animated Short — Pearl

Best Production Design — La La Land

Best Original Song — “Audition” from La La Land

Best Original Score — La La Land

Best Makeup and Hairstyling — Suicide Squad

Best Foreign Language Film — Toni Erdmann

Best Film Editing — La La Land

Best Documentary (Short) — Watani: My Homeland

Best Documentary (Feature) — O.J.: Made in America

Best Directing — La La Land

Best Costume Design — La La Land

Best Cinematography — La La Land

Best Animated Feature — Zootopia

Best Supporting Actress — Naomi Harris

Best Supporting Actor — Dev Patel

Best Actress — Emma Stone

Best Actor — Casey Affleck

Best Picture — La La Land

For the 75th Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, a post on 10 great and largely-accurate WWII movies

I love these films, and they also happen to be pretty accurate depictions of how the war was fought and won (or lost, depending on your perspective). Looking back on 75 years since America’s entry into the conflict, here are ten movies from Japan, England, America, Germany, and the Soviet Union that cover World War II with an eye to both artistry and historical detail.

A History of World War II in 10 Movies