Episode 738: The Oscar Expert by · May 9, 2021 In this episode, Tyler is joined by Cole and Justin, hosts of the Oscar Expert Youtube channel.Related Posts:Patreon: 2022 Oscar NominationsMovie Meltdown: Attack of the 2022 Oscar Nominees!Episode 827: Everything Available All at OnceEpisode 829: Best Needle Drops of 2022Episode 824: Being the Movie UncleEpisode 821: 2022 Sight & Sound Poll with Rico GaglianoEpisode 835: Oscars 2023 (Tyler's Take)Episode 823: Glass Mailbag Share
I liked Parasite more than other movies that year, but I also think there’s a good argument that films which have their own separate categories shouldn’t be eligible for Best Picture. It’s already implausible that the BP nominees each year are the best movies IN THE WORLD, might as well make it explicit.
On a matter not of artistic integrity, but instead of entertainment, Sonny Bunch argues that the Oscars should be less predictable (in that blockbuster films should have a chance of winning Best Picture).
The idea of movies changing your political beliefs is less congenial to me because it’s logically fallacious to generalize from fictional evidence: