The Favourite (2018) Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos Written by Deborah Davis, Tony McNamara Starring: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz,
This film helped to solidify Bette Davis as a leading lady in Hollywood. It also paired her with Henry Fonda and George Brent, a favorite collaborator of hers.
Here are some thoughts on the breakout performance from Brie Larson, and the overall success of Room.
This classic noir is set in the Edwardian era, and features Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer, and Joseph Cotten. The story pushes against many of the previously accepted ideals in Hollywood films.
Joan Fontaine won an Oscar for Best Actress for her work in this one. This was the only time that a performer won an Oscar in an Alfred Hitchcock film.
Martin Scorsese tells a unique story of a woman trying to find her place in the world.
After 30 years, The Accused tells a story that is still relevant. See what works, and what doesn’t, in this Oscar-winning film.
My complete list of Oscar predictions, winners, and other thoughts.