Wednesday, 5 September 2012

Essential Performances of the ‘90s Tournament: Round Three, Showdown 8

And, voila, we've come to the end of Round 3 of the Essential Performances of the '90s Tournament. Tomorrow it's a day off so we can get the results rolling in and move on to round 4 on Friday (top 8!). Thanks again you all for keeping up the voting, I've been so intrigued to see where your votes are heading and who's coming out on top.

The bracket for the entire Essential Performances of the 90s performers still in the race is HERE.

If you haven't voted all the open games are HERE.

If you’re new to the showdown, background on its genesis is HERE. If you’re interested enough and love any of the upcoming performances feel free to defend them on your own blogs and send me a link so I can include it in the upcoming quarter and semi-finals. (information HERE).

The Jodie/Nicolas match-up closes tomorrow, so you've got a chance to vote for all eight match-ups in this round if you haven't yet.

Holly Hunter in The Piano (1993) as Ada McGrath 
ACCOLADES
Best Actress
-Academy Award (WON)
-Australian Film Institute (WON)
-BAFTA Award (WON)
-Boston Society of Film Critics Award (WON)
-Cannes Film Festival (WON)
-Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (WON)
-Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (WON)
-David di Donatello Awards
-Golden Globes (WON)
-London Critics Circle Film Awards (WON)
-Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (WON)
-National Board of Review (WON)
-National Society of Film Critics Award (WON)
-New York Film Critics Circle Award (WON)
-Southeastern Film Critics Association Award (WON)

Ralph Fiennes in Schindler's List (1993) as Amon Göth
ACCOLADES
Best Suporting Actor
-Academy Award
-BAFTA Award (WON)
-Boston Society of Film Critics Awards (WON)
-Chicago Film Critics Association Award (WON)
-Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (WON)
-Golden Globes
-Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (Runner Up)
-National Society of Film Critics Awards (WON)
-New York Film Critics Awards (WON)

Actor
-London Critics Circle Film Awards (British Actor of the Year, WON)

Breakthrough Performance
-MTV Movie Awards

2 comments:

Amir said...

Ah man after the Moore vs. Wiest battle this is toughest one for me. This could have been the final.

Andrew: Encore Entertainment said...

amir this one IS incredibly rough. two of the best performances of 1993, too. i have to root for holly, though.