Academy Idol Top 9 Voting Open – #1’s Week (ONE Single Vote for the Entire Week)


AcademyIdol8The next round of Academy Idol is open for voting.  Your Top 9 films are competing for your votes.  This is my favorite theme week titled, “#1’s.”  You will only get ONE vote for the entire week.  Films like “The Descendants” and “The Sessions” have been eliminated on weeks like this.  What could we be losing?

Here’s your lineup:

“Birdman” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
“Snowpiercer” (Radius-TWC)
“Whiplash” (Sony Pictures Classics)
“The Grand Budapest Hotel” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
“Gone Girl” (20th Century Fox)
“A Most Violent Year” (A24 Films)
“Guardians of the Galaxy” (Marvel)
“Interstellar” (Paramount Pictures)
“Boyhood” (IFC Films)

Predict the Bottom Three in the comments section.  What are we losing this week?

What do you think?

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Written by Clayton Davis

Clayton Davis is the esteemed Editor and Owner of Born in Bronx, NY to a Puerto Rican mother and Black father, he’s been criticizing film and television for over a decade. Clayton is a member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association where he votes and attends the kick off to the awards season, the Critics Choice Awards. He also founded the Latino Entertainment Journalists Association, the first Latino-based critics’ organization in the United States. He’s also an active member of the African-American Film Critics Association, New York Film Critics Online, International Press Academy, Black Reel Awards, and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association. Clayton has been quoted and appeared in various outlets that include The New York Times,, Variety, Deadline, Los Angeles Times, FOX 5, Bloomberg Television, AOL, Huffington Post, Bloomberg Radio, The Wrap, Slash Film, and the Hollywood Reporter.


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You will be losing: Snowpiercer, Intersteallar and Guardians of the Galaxy.

Brendan Rastetter

You also lost Before Midnight to this theme last year ;)


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