Hilariously Brutal Honest Movie Posters for the 2016 Oscar Nominees
2015 was an impressive year for film and with a little over a few days to go the anticipation is high for the Oscars. The competition is fierce and everyone is preparing for big night with actors getting speeches ready, us normal folk gathering a heap of food & preparing ourselves for the long night.
However there is something over the past few years that has become an official Oscar’s highlight…Ali Gray, Matt Looker and Ed Williamson of The Shiznit for the past few years have created a collection of “honest” movie posters for that years Academy Award-nominated films and 2016’s collection certainly does not disappoint – it includes The Revenant, Mad Max: Fury Road, Inside Out, The Martian and Steve Jobs.
Our favourites has to be The Revenant, now titled – ‘Fucked by a Bear, The Leonardo DiCaprio Story’ and The Martian, now titled – ‘Another Matt Damon Rescue mission. If these don’t make you chuckle then there’s a serious problem!
1. The Revenant
Nominated for; Best Picture, Actor in a Leading Role – Leonardo DiCaprio, Actor in a Supporting role – Tom Hardy, Cinematography, Costume Design, Directing, Film Editing, Make up and Hairdressing, Production Design, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing & Visual Effects.
3. Mad Max
Nominated for; Best Picture, Cinematography, Costume Design, Directing, Film Editing, Make-up and Hairdressing, Production design & Sound Editing.
4. Inside Out
Nominated for; Animated Feature Film
5. The Danish Girl
Nominated for; Actor in a Leading Role – Eddie Redmayne, Actress in a Supporting Role – Alicia Vikander, Costume Design & Production Design.
6. The Big Short
Nominated for; Best Picture, Actor in a Supporting Role – Christian Bale, Best Director & Adapted Screenplay.
Nominated for; Best Picture, Actor in a Supporting role – Mark Ruffalo, Actress in a Supporting Actress – Rachel McAdams, Best Director, Original Screenplay & Film Editing.
8. The Hateful Eight
Nominated for; Actress in a Supporting Role – Jennifer Jason Leigh, Cinematography & Music (Original Score).