Awards

25 Greatest Snubbed Performances – Best Actor 1990-2017

By John H. Foote Since the first-year nominations for the Academy Awards were announced, there have always been great performances left out of the final five. Always. In fact, if the truth were to be told some of the greatest film performances were ignored for an Oscar, the Academy settling on five other actors, often…

OSCAR RETRO – THE APOSTLE (1997) – How did Robert Duvall lose Best Actor?

By John H. Foote THE APOSTLE (1997) (****) Imagine being Robert Duvall in 1984. He had by then won an Oscar and awards from the New York Film Critics Circle and National Society of Film Critics as Best Actor and was hailed as one of the greatest actors in American film history. He had appeared…