Tuesday, January 25, 2005

Of course by now you’ve seen the Oscar nominations, and like me you wish you could travel back to early 2004 and put a big fat proposition bet on “Jamie Foxx will receive two acting nominations for movies released this calendar year.”

More interesting to me is the reminder list, something Tim and Dana turned me on to a few years back when we were going to tons of movies. It includes every movie that was eligible for Best Picture in a given year, and is a really good way to see how many movies released in that calendar year you’ve seen. From a high of 60 in 2000, I am down to a lousy 22. For the morbidly curious:

Along Came Polly
Bourne Supremacy
Day After Tomorrow
Dreamers, The
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Fahrenheit 9/11
Garden State
Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle
In Good Company
Kill Bill Vol. 2
Manchurian Candidate
Meet the Fokkers
Ocean’s 12
Team America: World Police
Village, The

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