Entertainment How in the world was "Straight Outta Compton" not up for Best Picture?

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  1. Bobby Axelrod

    Bobby Axelrod Well-Known Member VIP

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    I finally got around to watching this masterpiece and that is exactly what it was: a masterpiece. Best movie I have seen in a long time. I'm starting to think there may have been something to the sentiment that the Academy is racist.
     
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    Because it was a VH1 caliber movie with a huge budget for extras in the concert scenes. The movie's own saving grace was casting the incomparable Paul Giamatti. But, overall, nothing to write home about. :coffee:
     
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    Madness I tell you, MADNESS!
     
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    Very poor acting.
     
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    Kanye West Yeezus!

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    Wat? It was a good movie, but a 'masterpiece'? The actor who plays Eazy and Giamatti stole the show.

    You must not watch a lot of great movies.
     
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    Ice Cube Jr was very good.
     
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    It was chick Ghostbusters tier.
     
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    Cheri loves afro-centric movies.
     
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    Kanye West Yeezus!

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    what a gay fucking hat
     
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    518589081-Florida-Running-Back-Poops-His-Pants-During-Birmingham.jpg
     
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    They all were. I loved it.
     
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    It was good, but it wasn't wasn't Oscar good.
     
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    the 'Academy' is the biggest bunch of lefties imaginable, and you think they're racists?
     
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    I didn't delete it from my DVR after watching it so I know it was great, not just good.
     
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    This.
     
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    You would think that it would've received every award possible just for their song "Fuck the Police" alone.
     
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    Mad Max and The Martian were? Please. Those two movie were a joke.