‘Transformers,’ ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ Lead 2018 Razzie Nominations
January 22, 2018 - Fifty Shades of Grey
The latest Transformers installment sealed down an industry-leading 9 nominations, including Worst Picture, Worst Screen Combo (“Any Combination of Two Humans, Two Robots or Two Explosions”), Worst Director (Michael Bay), Worst Screenplay and misfortune behaving nods for 4 of a film’s stars: Anthony Hopkins, Josh Duhamel, Laura Haddock and Mark Wahlberg, who was also nominated for Worst Actor for his work in Daddy’s Home 2.
The Transformers array formerly “won” a Razzie for Worst Picture in 2009 with Transformers: Revenge of a Fallen. Transformers: The Last Knight was also crowned Rolling Stone‘s Worst Film of 2017.
After Fifty Shades of Grey tied for Worst Picture in 2016, a supplement is now also nominated in that category, along with stars Dakota Johnson (Worst Actress) and Jamie Dornan (Worst Actor) – both winners in that difficulty in 2016 – Worst Remake, Rip-off or Sequel, Worst Screenplay, Worst Director (James Foley), Worst Supporting Actress (Kim Basinger) and Worst Screen Combo (“Any Combination of Two Characters, Two Sex Toys or Two Sexual Positions”).
The Mummy was likewise nominated in all a vital categories, including Worst Picture, Worst Supporting Actor and Actress (Russell Crowe and Sofia Boutella, respectively) and Worst Actor for Tom Cruise, who is opposed for his initial Razzie following waste in 1988 for Cocktail and 2005 for War of a Worlds.
Baywatch and The Emoji Movie turn out a Worst Picture category. The Razzies, a guide of controversy, also nominated Jennifer Lawrence for Worst Actress for her purpose in Mother!, with executive Darren Aronofsky also famous for his work on that fear film. By contrast, Peter Travers gave a film three-and-a-half stars in his Rolling Stone review.
The Golden Raspberry Awards winners will be announced on Mar 3rd, one day before a Academy Awards. At a 2017 ceremony, a “documentary” Hillary’s America won Worst Picture while Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice picked adult 4 awards.
Katherine Heigl (Unforgettable)
Dakota Johnson (Fifty Shades Darker)
Jennifer Lawrence (Mother!)
Tyler Perry (BOO! 2: A Madea Halloween)
Emma Watson (The Circle)
Tom Cruise (The Mummy)
Johnny Depp (Pirates of a Caribbean XIII: Dead Men Tell No Tales)
Jamie Dornan (Fifty Shades Darker)
Zac Efron (Baywatch)
Mark Wahlberg (Daddy’s Home 2 and Transformers XVII: The Last Knight)
Worst ancillary actor
Javier Bardem (Mother! and Pirates of a Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales)
Russell Crowe (The Mummy)
Josh Duhamel (Transformers XVII: The Last Knight)
Mel Gibson (Daddy’s Home 2)
Anthony Hopkins (Collide and Transformers XVII: The Last Knight)
Worst ancillary actress
Kim Basinger (Fifty Shades Darker)
Sofia Boutella (The Mummy)
Laura Haddock (Transformers XVII: Last Knight)
Goldie Hawn (Snatched)
Susan Sarandon (A Bad Moms Christmas)
Worst shade combo
Any Combination of Two Characters, Two Sex Toys or Two Sexual Positions – Fifty Shades Darker
Any Combination of Two Humans, Two Robots or Two Explosions – Transformers XVII: Last Knight
Any Two Obnoxious Emojis – The Emoji Movie
Johnny Depp and His Worn Out Drunk Routine – Pirates of a Caribbean XIII: Dead Careers Tell No Tales
Tyler Perry and Either a Ratty Old Dress or Worn Out Wig – BOO! 2: A Madea Halloween
Worst remake, ripoff or supplement
BOO! 2: A Madea Halloween
Fifty Shades Darker
Transformers XVII: Last Knight