On the eve of the Academy Awards ceremony in March, the winners (or losers) of the forty third annual Razzie Awards will likely be revealed. Main the pack with eight nominations is Netflix’s controversial biopic about Marilyn Monroe, titled “Blonde,” which acquired widespread criticism from each viewers and film critics alike for exploitation of the late star.
“Blonde” acquired nominations for worst image, worst remake, worst director for Andrew Dominik and worst screenplay. The movie additionally acquired two nominations every within the classes of worst supporting actor and worst display couple.
Mockingly, Ana de Armas, who depicted Marilyn Monroe within the movie, acquiredwhen the Academy Award nominations had been introduced Tuesday morning.
Coming in second, with seven nominations, was stoner comedy “Good Mourning,” staring musicians Machine Gun Kelly and Mod Solar. The Razzie Awards known as the movie, “laugh-free,” including that it achieved “the uncommon feat of scoring an ideal ZERO on Rotten Tomatoes.”
The notorious award present is not with out controversy after one among this yr’s nominations for worst actress was given to 12-year-old Ryan Kiera Armstrong for her position in “Firestarter.” The film, which additionally stars Zac Efron, is predicated on a Stephen King novel of the identical title.
Many took to social media to name out the Razzie Awards for singling out the younger actress, who additionally starred in “It Chapter 2” and “Black Widow.”
“Why put a child susceptible to elevated bullying or worse?” tweeted Julian Hilliard, a toddler actor who starred in “WandaVision” and “Haunting of Hill Home.”
Filmmaker Joe Russo — who co-directed “Avengers: Endgame” together with his brother Anthony Russo — tweeted that the award present had “sunk to a brand new low.”
“Should you’re gonna proceed denigrating folks’s onerous work — which you should not — at the least goal adults,” Russo wrote.
In early 2022, organizersgiven to actor Bruce Willis following his prognosis with the cognitive dysfunction aphasia. That they had created a class for him known as the worst efficiency by Bruce Willis in a 2021 film for his movie “Cosmic Sin.”
“If somebody’s medical situation is an element of their choice making and/or their efficiency, we acknowledge that it’s not applicable to provide them a Razzie,” organizers stated in an announcement on the time.
Together with “Blonde” and “Good Mourning,” the nominees for worst image had been Disney’s “Pinocchio,” “The King’s Daughter” and “Morbius.”