BLAB F1 Fantasy F1

I know you’ll all be very interested in this, so I’m putting it out there. It’s all rather last minute I’m afraid with the first Grand Prix of the season being this weekend in Australia.

Here’s the link to our own BLAB F1 League, run by Autosport.

BLAB 25 Shownotes

Let it be know that henceforth deliberately avoiding information about a film prior to watching said film shall be known as “Doing a Kim.”

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted shownotes.  Oops.

Highlights of the Month:

Andrew: Minecraft (do not adjust your screen, that does indeed say Minecraft)
Anthony: Guardians of the Galaxy
Andy: How To Train Your Dragon 2
Jess: Locke

Honourable Mentions:

Andrew: The Dark Knight Trilogy, Headhunters
Anthony: The Dreaming Void by Peter F. Hamilton, The Walking Dead season 4
Andy: Die Another Day, Foxcatcher, American Sniper, Splendor
Jess: Grand Budapest Hotel, Fortitude, Eurosport, Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures Game

The 2015 Oscar Nominations

Here’s the 2015 Oscar Nominations. We’ll talk about it these in BLAB 25.

Best Picture: 

  • American Sniper
  • The Imitation Game
  • Birdman
  • Selma
  • Boyhood
  • The Theory of Everything
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Whiplash

 Best Director:

  •  Alejando G. Inarritu (Birdman)
  •  Richard Linklater (Boyhood)
  •  Bennett Miller (Foxcatcher)
  • Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
  •  The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum

Best Actor: 

  • Steve Carell (Foxcatcher)
  • Michael Keaton (Birdman)
  • Bradley Cooper (American Sniper)
  • Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything)
  • Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game)

 Best Actress: 

  • Marion Cotillard (Two Days, One Night)
  • Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)
  • Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything)
  • Reese Witherspoon (Wild)
  • Julianne Moore (Still Alice)

 Best Supporting Actor: 

  • Robert Duvall (The Judge)
  • Mark Ruffalo (Foxcatcher)
  • Ethan Hawke (Boyhood)
  • J.K. Simmons (Whiplash)
  • Edward Norton (Birdman)

Best Supporting Actress: 

  • Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)
  • Emma Stone (Birdman)
  • Laura Dern (Wild)
  • Meryl Streep (Into the Woods)
  • Keira Knightley (The Imitaion Game)