Source Pravda.Ru

Razzie Awards 2010 May Become Unforgettable

The Razzie Awards nominations - highlighting the worst achievements in films of 2009 - came out today.

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and Land of the Lost are leading the pack. Each earned seven Razzie nods.

Tom O'Neil's Gold Derby blog points out two key things:  Oscar ceremony co-host Steve Martin is nominated for worst actor in Pink Panther 2. No other actor has ever been up for a Razzie the same year he or she emceed the Academy Awards. And Sandra Bullock, who will likely snag an Oscar nomination tomorrow for The Blind Side, is nominated for a Razzie for All About Steve.

If Bullock claims both trophies, she'll be the first star ever to pull off the dual win in the same year.

The Golden Raspberry Awards, frequently called the Razzies, is an award ceremony to recognize the worst in film. Founded by American copywriter and publicist John J.B. Wilson in 1981, the event precedes the corresponding Academy Award ceremony by one day.

The term raspberry is used in its irreverent sense, as in "blowing a raspberry". The awards themselves typically cost US$4.79 each, in the form of a "golfball-sized raspberry" which sits atop a Super 8 mm film reel; the whole of which is spray-painted gold.

USA Today has contributed to the report.

Comments
Russia and USA fight even in space: Americans damage Soyuz deliberately
Russian women to be allowed to work as train drivers and pilots
Russian officials celebrate 60th anti-Russian sanction
Russian officials celebrate 60th anti-Russian sanction
Britain does a Malvinas on Russia
Russian officials celebrate 60th anti-Russian sanction
This is a liberation fight from the Soviet EU
Syria’s Assad toads to Putin over Il-20 shootdown
How Russia can respond to Israel following Ilyushin Il20 shootdown
UK restaurant chain to sue Russian prostitute and British drug dealer
How Russia can respond to Israel following Ilyushin Il20 shootdown
How Russia can respond to Israel following Ilyushin Il20 shootdown
Israel can learn many lessons with the help of Russia's S-300 air defence systems in Syria
Israel can learn many lessons with the help of Russia's S-300 air defence systems in Syria
Syria’s Assad toads to Putin over Il-20 shootdown
Putin: Ilyushin shootdown is incidental
Putin: Ilyushin shootdown is incidental
Putin: Ilyushin shootdown is incidental
Putin: Ilyushin shootdown is incidental
Syria’s Assad toads to Putin over Il-20 shootdown
Syria’s Assad toads to Putin over Il-20 shootdown