Oscar-Winner Acting Tournament – * Winner *

It’s over. All over. You have voted for the best Oscar-winning performance of the century. Click below for the full draw and results, and scroll even further for the winner. FULL DRAW LAYOUT ANS RESULTS (EXCEL) The Winner Is… DANIEL DAY-LEWIS as Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood It was never really in doubt […]

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Oscar-Winner Acting Tournament – The Finale

And so it is. Just like you said it would be. Life goes easy on me. Most of the time. And so it is. The shorter story. No love, no glory. No hero in her sky. I can’t take my eyes off of you. I can’t take my eyes off you. And so it is. You voted, you rejoiced, you grumbled, maybe […]

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** LIVE VOTING ** The Actress and the Actor

All Four Acting Category Final Results Here And now we are down to this. The women. And the men. There’s no President Idi Amin, no Truman Capote, no Colonel Hans Landa. There’s no Queen Elizabeth II, no June Carter, no Margaret Thatcher. We discover who we have, as a collective, voted for as the Oscar-winning […]

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** Live Voting ** All 4 Acting Category Finals

** VOTING CLOSED ** Round Three Actor / Actress In A Leading Role Results The Oscar-Winner Acting Tournament has come a long way in a couple of weeks. Here we have the final rounds per category. And you haven’t been paying attention if you don’t know who I am cheering for – absolutely traumatised that […]

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Round Three Voting – Actor / Actress In A Leading Role

** VOTING CLOSED ** Round Three Actor / Actress In A Supporting Role Results And that’s it! End of Round Three. Check out the results of the final 2 in each category. Click below for the updated full draw: FULL DRAW LAYOUT TO BE FOUND HERE FOR VIEWING (EXCEL) And the Oscar goes to… ** […]

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Round Three Voting – Actor / Actress In A Supporting Role

** VOTING CLOSED ** Round Two Actress In A Leading Role Results It’s Round Three. Combining the guys and the gals here, with a category final awaiting the winners. And I’ve even added nomination clips. I’m nice like that. You’ve watched the videos, refreshed your memory, and made your votes. Let’s look at those results. […]

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Round Two Voting – Actress In A Leading Role

* VOTING NOW CLOSED * Round Two Actor In A Leading Role Results Look what we have here. We have heroines and monsters. We have a woman punching above her weight in a so-called man’s world. A woman with one of the most recognizable voices ever. We have a woman struggling with her Nazi past. […]

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Round Two Voting – Actor In A Leading Role

* VOTING NOW CLOSED * Round Two Actress In A Supporting Role Results I expected by this round the contests would be getting tougher to call. Truth is, all 4 victors here won by a great margin. It was no contest at all on the end. And Daniel Day Lewis, well he could face himself […]

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Round Two Voting – Actress In A Supporting Role

* VOTING NOW CLOSED * Round Two Actor In A Supporting Role Results What a contest this was! And I expected it to be a lot closer that the corresponding men’s contest that wrapped up yesterday. This was possibly the most exciting day of voting thus far. Connelly came from behind to defeat Zeta Jones. […]

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Round Two Voting – Actor In A Supporting Role

* VOTING NOW CLOSED * Round One Actress In A Leading Role Results Down to the last 8, there are some great match-ups in this second round of Supporting Actors. And a real super-hero theme – a dark night, his gadget man, his enemy, his enemy again, oh and there is Peter Parker’s boss. Irrelevant, sure. […]

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Round One Voting – Actress In A Leading Role

* VOTING NOW CLOSED * ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE RESULTS HERE These fascinating characters / Oscar-winning women lose loved ones, or kill the ones they don’t like so much. They juggle motherhood with uncovering conspiracies, or kidnapping. They might be the first female Prime Minister in Great Britain. Virginia Woolf. June Carter. There’s extraordinary ballet […]

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Round One Voting – Actor in a Leading Role

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE RESULTS HERE Leading men eh? So let’s see what this means. Dirty cop – Oscar. Crawling for hours – Oscar. Daughter murdered – Oscar. Friends with Harper Lee – Oscar. Greedy, mean bastard and terrible father – Oscar. Play the piano while persecuted or blind – Oscar, Oscar. Yikes. You […]

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Round One Voting – Actress in a Supporting Role

* VOTING NOW CLOSED – SCROLL FOR RESULTS * ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE RESULTS HERE Hello ladies. Behold the Oscar winners for Actress in a Supporting Role from the last 16 years. You all did marvelously to chose between these great match-ups. A couple came down to one single vote. Amazing. The document with the […]

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Round One Voting – Actor in a Supporting Role

* VOTING NOW CLOSED – RESULTS BELOW * It’s… a… wonderful night for Oscar. Oscar, Oscar… Who will win? Welcome to the first Oscar-Winner Acting Tournament. We are live, and there is no 7 second time delay. It is time to cast your vote. You have 24 hours to vote, and the clock is already […]

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Oscar-Winner Acting Tournament – The Draw

So to follow on from the previous piece introducing the Oscar-Winner Acting Tournament, I thought I would bring the “draw” post to you all much, much sooner than I initially promised. Though given the draw is chronological, as is the following rounds match-ups (So if Crowe wins, he could face Penn), you may or may […]

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Oscar-Winner Acting Tournament

What’s the Best Acting Performance of the 21st Century to Win an Oscar? I know, I know, there are far more great performances that have not won an Oscar. Let’s focus on those actual winners for the purpose of this project, this tournament. And that’s were we say a huge “Bravo” to Daniel Smith-Rowsey who […]

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