It took the Razzies to do it, but Science Fiction has finally been well represented at a major award show. “Read more” to see the final results. (Again, sci fi is in bold and fantasy is in italics.)

21ST Annual Golden Raspberry (RAZZIE) Award Nominations

WORST PICTURE:

BATTLEFIELD EARTH (Warner Bros.) – WINNER
BOOK OF SHADOWS: BLAIR WITCH 2 (Artisan)
THE FLINTSTONES IN VIVA ROCK VEGAS (Universal)
LITTLE NICKY (New Line)
THE NEXT BEST THING (Paramount)

WORST ACTOR:

John Travlta/BATTLEFIELD EARTH and LUCKY NUMBERS (Paramount) – WINNER
Leonardo DiCaprio/THE BEACH (20th Century-Fox)
Adam Sandler/LITTLE NICKY
Sylvester Stallone/GET CARTER (Warner Bros.)
Ah-nold Schwarzenegger (As The REAL Adam Gibson) THE 6th DAY (Columbia)

WORST ACTRESS:

Madonna/THE NEXT BEST THING – WINNER
Kim Basinger/BLESS THE CHILD (Paramount) and I DREAMED OF AFRICA (Columbia)
Melanie Griffith/CECIL B. DEMENTED (Artisan)
Bette Midler/ISN’T SHE GRATING (Universal)
Demi Moore/PASSION OF MIND (Paramount Classics)

WORST SCREEN COUPLE:

John Travolta and Anyone Sharing the Screen with Him/BATTLEFIELD EARTH – WINNER
Any 2 Actors/BOOK OF SHADOWS: BLAIR WITCH 2
Richard Gere & Winona Ryder/AUTUMN IN NEW YORK (M-G-M/UA)
Madonna & EITHER Rupert Everett OR Benjamin Bratt/THE NEXT BEST THING
Ah-nold (As The REAL Adam Gibson) & Ah-nold (As The CLONE of Adam Gibson) THE 6th DAY

WORST SUPPORTING ACTRESS:

Kelly Preston/BATTLEFIELD EARTH – WINNER
Patricia Arquette/LITTLE NICKY
Joan Collins/FLINTSTONES in VIVA ROCK VEGAS
Thandie Newton/MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 2 (Paramount)
Rene Russo/THE ADVENTURES of ROCKY & BULLWINKLE (Universal)

WORST SUPPORTING ACTOR:

Barry Pepper/BATTLEFIELD EARTH – WINNER
Stephen Baldwin/THE FLINTSTONES IN VIVA ROCK VEGAS
Keanu Reeves/THE WATCHER (Universal)
Ah-nold Schwarzenegger (As The CLONE of Adam Gibson)/THE 6th DAY
Forest Whitaker/BATTLEFIELD EARTH

WORST REMAKE OR SEQUEL:

BOOK OF SHADOWS/BLAIR WITCH 2 – WINNER
DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (Universal)
THE FLINTSTONES IN VIVA ROCK VEGAS
GET CARTER
MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 2

WORST DIRECTOR:

Roger Christian/BATTLEFIELD EARTH – WINNER
Joe Berlinger/BOOK OF SHADOWS: BLAIR WITCH 2
Steven Brill/LITTLE NICKY
Brian DePalma/MISSION TO MARS (Disney)
John Schlesinger/THE NEXT BEST THING

WORST SCREENPLAY:

BATTLEFIELD EARTH – WINNER
BOOK OF SHADOWS: BLAIR WITCH 2
DR. SEUSS’ HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS
LITTLE NICKY
THE NEXT BEST THING

There we have it – Battlefield Earth received 8 nominations in 7 categories, and took home seven awards. In something of a surprise turn, Stallone didn’t win for worst actor. Traditionally, he has been a favourite in that category. So, do you agree or disagree with the way this turned out? Let us know!