Number 1000!!! Friday, October 28th - Larry H. publishes his one thousandth movie review 1997-2020
Larry H's Eighth Annual Semi-Scientific Academy Awards Poll
We had a total of 74 votes which is a new record. The results below are the actual number of votes received for each entry. From our poll, the big winners are Morgan Freeman, Cate Blanchett, Jamie Foxx (Ray), Hilary Swank, and Clint Eastwood for Director. The votes for Best Picture are a statistical dead heat between "Million Dollar Baby" and "Ray" with "The Aviator" a strong third. Have fun watching the Oscars this Sunday night February 27th and remember that you heard here first. Best Supporting Actor:

1. Alan Alda - "The Aviator" - 15
2. Thomas Haden Church - "Sideways" - 7
3. Jamie Foxx - "Collateral" - 9
4. Morgan Freeman - "Million Dollar Baby" - 33
5. Clive Owen - "Closer" - 3
Actual Winner - Morgan Freeman

Best Supporting Actress:

1. Cate Blanchett - "The Aviator" - 29
2. Laura Linney - "Kinsey" - 2
3. Virginia Madsen - "Sideways" - 13
4. Sophie Okonedo - "Hotel Rwanda" - 5
5. Natalie Portman - "Closer" - 11
Actual Winner - Cate Blanchett

Best Actor:

1. Don Cheadle - "Hotel Rwanda" - 2
2. Johnny Depp - "Finding Neverland" - 4
3. Leonardo DeCaprio - "The Aviator" - 8
4. Clint Eastwood - "Million Dollar Baby" - 17
5. Jamie Foxx - "Ray" - 35
Actual Winner - Jamie Foxx

Best Actress:

1. Annette Bening - "Being Julia" - 11
2. Catalina Sandino Moreno - "Maria Full of Grace" - 3
3. Imelda Staunton - "Vera Drake" - 0
4. Hilary Swank - "Million Dollar Baby" - 41
5. Kate Winslet - "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" - 9
Actual Winner - Hilary Swank

Best Director:

1. Martin Scorsese - "The Aviator" - 16
2. Clint Eastwood - "Million Dollar Baby" - 35
3. Taylor Hackford - "Ray" - 11
4. Alexander Payne - "Sideways" - 1
5. Mike Leigh - "Vera Drake" - 0
Actual Winner - Clint Eastwood

Best Picture:

1. The Aviator - 15
2. Finding Neverland - 4
3. Million Dollar Baby - 22
4. Ray - 21
5. Sideways - 3
Actual Winner - Million Dollar Baby