Well, what a strange and wonderful thing the tournament has been so far. The list of actors who have bitten the dust reads like the Mt. Rushmore of acting — Marlon Brando, Alec Guinness, James Cagney, Edward G. Robinson, Charles Laughton, and on and on. But plenty of good ones left!
Voting in this part of round two runs until lunchtime Friday. To vote in the 1940s and 1960s brackets, click here to head on over to All Good Things.
Voting in this part of round one runs until lunchtime Saturday. Round two starts sometime Sunday. Monty will have part two of the first round up and running on Thursday. To vote on the 1940s and 1960s brackets, click here.
Named for Katie-Bar-The-Door, the Katies are "alternate Oscars"—who should have been nominated, who should have won—but really they're just an excuse to write a history of the movies from the Silent Era to the present day.
To see a list of nominees and winners by decade, as well as links to my essays about them, click the highlighted links:
Look at me—Joe College, with a touch of arthritis. Are my eyes really brown? Uh, no, they're green. Would we have the nerve to dive into the icy water and save a person from drowning? That's a key question. I, of course, can't swim, so I never have to face it. Say, haven't you anything better to do than to keep popping in here early every morning and asking a lot of fool questions?