In Defense Of Superhero Movies And Their Place At The Oscars

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Anyone a fan of genre films or superheroes in general left last night’s Academy Awards feeling a bit spurned by the overall sentiment that comic book-based movies aren’t as deserving of praise or worthy of being called “films.” That’s because there were several below-the-belt quips and comments about the genre, on top of a slew of complaints from various Academy members and other people in Hollywood about the “wave” of superhero films that are apparently plaguing Hollywood.

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Predicting The Winners Of The 2015 Academy Awards

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It’s officially Oscar day, and you know what that means: It’s time to predict the winners of the 87th Academy Awards! Here are my picks, as well as a bit of insight into why I chose the films I did and which movies I think should win instead.

I promise to keep the complaining about The LEGO Movie’s snub to a minimum…