As always, the winners of the “Golden Raspberry”
Awards were announced
the day before the Academy Award winners. A summary
Love received awards for worst picture, worst
actress (Jenny McCarthy), worst screenplay (also Jenny
McCarthy), and worst director (John Asher).
- Rob Schneider took home the worst actor razzie for
his work in Deuce
Bigalow: European Gigolo.
Hayden Christensen won the worst supporting actor
award for Star
Wars: Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. While his
performance certainly wasn’t Oscar worthy, I’m not
sure it should be worth a razzie, either.
Paris Hilton won the worst supporting actress award
for the remake
of House of Wax, which was a remake of Mystery
of the Wax Museum.
Nicole Kidman and Will Ferrell took home the razzie
for worst screen couple based on their work in Bewitched.
of the Mask won the razzie for worst remake or
This year also featured the new “most tiresome tabloid
targets” award, which went to Tom Cruise, Katie
Holmes, Oprah Winfrey’s Couch, The Eiffel Tower, and
I find it more than mildly amusing that most Oscar
nominated films are either not on DVD, or were rushed
to DVD with a release date that’s close to the Oscar
broadcast, while every Razzie nominated film is
available at Amazon.com and ready to ship in 24 hours.