UK Blog Awards 2019

We’re excited to announce that you can vote for JUMPCUT ONLINE at the UK Blog Awards 2019!

Voting is now OPEN and we’re on the ballot for both the ARTS & CULTURE and GROUP category! If you think we deserve your vote this year click the below image to open the official UKBA19 ballot.

Once on the page, find our box and tap the heart next to it.

If you vote for us, be sure to send us a Tweet to let us know! We’ll be giving anyone who votes for us a huge heartfelt thank you and a special shout out during this year’s Odyssey Awards! 2018 has been such a huge year for us for many reasons and making it on to this ballot just makes our smiles even bigger. 

Voting closes 21st December 2018


The Full List Of EE British Academy Film Award Winners

Stephen Fry hosted the 70th British Academy Film Awards in London’s Royal Albet Hall and it’ll come as no surprise to many, ‘La La Land’ waltzed away with 5 BAFTA wins, including ‘Best Picture’, ‘Best Direction’, and ‘Best Original Music’.

The latest actor to step into the Spider-Man suit, Tom Holland, won the ‘Rising Star’ award which was voted for by the public. Casey Affleck walked away with ‘Best Leading Actor’ and Viola Davis collected her much deserved award for ‘Best Supporting Actress’. Former ‘Skins’ star, Dev Patel, won ‘Best Supporting Actor’ for his brilliant performance in ‘Lion’and ‘I, Daniel Blake’ took home the prize for ‘Outstanding British Film’.

Below you can find the full list of winners:

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La La Land Leads EE BAFTA Nominations

This year’s EE BAFTA nominations have been announced this morning via a  live Facebook video, which was presented by Sophie Turner and Dominic Cooper.

After it’s record breaking 7 wins at the Golden Globes at the weekend, ‘La La Land’ leads the nominations with a total of 11, followed closely behind by both ‘Arrival’ and ‘Nocturnal Animals’ which each with 9 nods. Also receiving nominations is the likes of ‘I, Daniel Blake’, ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’, and ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’

The nominees for ‘EE Rising Star Award’ were announced last week and the voting is now open to the public on EE’s Website. Check out the nominations below and be sure to vote for your favourite. 

EE Rising Star Award 
Anya Taylor-Joy
Laia Costa
Lucase Hedges
Ruth Negga
Tom Holland

The full list of BAFTA nominations is as follows: 

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La La Land Sweeps Everyone Off Their Feet At Golden Globe Awards

Last night, Jimmy Fallon hosted the 74th Golden Globe Awards at the Beverley Hilton in California and unsurprisingly, La La Land waltzed away with all 7 awards it was nominated for. Other winners included Aaron Taylor-Johnson for his skin-crawlingly creepy supporting role in Nocturnal Animals,  Casey Affleck won the award for best performance by an actor in a drama for his role in Manchester by the Sea, and Zootopia took home the award for best animated feature film.

Below is the full list of film award winners. 

Best motion picture – Drama

  • Winner: Moonlight
  • Hacksaw Ridge
  • Hell or High Water
  • Lion
  • Manchester by the Sea

Best motion picture – Comedy or Musical

  • Winner: La La Land
  • 20th Century Women
  • Deadpool
  • Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Sing Street

Best performance by an actor in a motion picture – Drama

  • Winner: Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea
  • Joel Edgerton – Loving
  • Andrew Garfield – Hacksaw Ridge
  • Viggo Mortensen – Captain Fantastic
  • Denzel Washington – Fences

Best performance by an actress in a motion picture – Drama

  • Winner: Isabelle Huppert – Elle
  • Amy Adams – Arrival
  • Jessica Chastain – Miss Sloane
  • Ruth Negga – Loving
  • Natalie Portman – Jackie

Best performance by an actor in a motion picture – Comedy or Musical

  • Winner: Ryan Gosling – La La Land
  • Colin Farrell – The Lobster
  • Hugh Grant – Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Jonah Hill – War Dogs
  • Ryan Reynolds – Deadpool

Best performance by an actress in a motion picture – Comedy or Musical

  • Winner: Emma Stone – La La Land
  • Annette Bening – 20th Century Women
  • Lily Collins – Rules Don’t Apply
  • Hailee Steinfeld – The Edge of Seventeen
  • Meryl Streep – Florence Foster Jenkins

Best performance by an actor in a supporting role in a motion picture

  • Winner: Aaron Taylor-Johnson – Nocturnal Animals
  • Mahershala Ali – Moonlight
  • Jeff Bridges – Hell or High Water
  • Simon Helberg – Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Dev Patel – Lion

Best performance by an actress in a supporting role in a motion picture

  • Winner: Viola Davis – Fences
  • Naomie Harris – Moonlight
  • Nicole Kidman – Lion
  • Octavia Spencer – Hidden Figures
  • Michelle Williams – Manchester by the Sea

Best Director – Motion Picture

  • Winner: Damien Chazelle – La La Land
  • Tom Ford – Nocturnal Animals
  • Mel Gibson – Hacksaw Ridge
  • Barry Jenkins – Moonlight
  • Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea

Best Screenplay – Motion Picture

  • Winner: Damien Chazelle – La La Land
  • Tom Ford – Nocturnal Animals
  • Barry Jenkins – Moonlight
  • Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea
  • Taylor Sheridan – Hell or High Water

Best Animated Feature Film

  • Winner: Zootopia
  • Kubo and the Two Strings
  • Moana
  • My Life as a Zucchini
  • Sing

Best Foreign Language Film

  • Winner: Elle
  • Divines
  • Neruda
  • The Salesman
  • Toni Erdmann

Best Priginal Score – Motion Picture

  • Winner: Justin Hurwitz – La La Land
  • Hans Zimmer, Pharrell Williams, Benjamin Wallfisch – Hidden Figures
  • Dustin O’Halloran, Hauschka – Lion
  • Johann Johannsson – Arrival
  • Nicholas Britell – Moonlight

Best Original Song – Motion Picture

  • Winner: City of Stars – La La Land
  • Can’t Stop the Feeling – Trolls
  • Faith – Sing
  • Gold – Gold
  • How Far I’ll Go – Moana
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Golden Globes 2017 Nominations Announced

That’s right folks, we’re at that time of year again (again!). The nominations for the 74th annual Golden Globes have just been announced and some categories are just too close to call! There are one or two surprises amongst the lists, one of the biggest being ‘Deadpool’ getting a nod for Best Musical/Comedy. 

The Golden Globes will take places on the 8th January 2017 are will be hosted by Jimmy Fallon. You can find the full list of nominations, including TV nods, over on the Golden Globes website.

Be sure to comment or tweet us any films you think deserved to make this list that haven’t. 

See all film related nominations below:

 (Click an underlined nomination to read our review)

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The JumpCut UK Film Awards: Save The Date

Clear your diaries people, because the first annual JumpCut UK Film Awards is all set to hit your screens on the 29th January 2016. That’s a week tomorrow, in case you don’t have a calendar to hand. You’ll be able to catch the awards show on YouTube, and we will be sure to bombard you with the link.

The awards show, put together by ourselves and our official partners (with the help of a few special guests), aims to celebrate the films that real film fans loved over the course of last year. So, forget the Globes, forget the Oscars and get ready for the awards ceremony made by the film community, for the film community.

UK Blog Awards 2016

So you may know that this month, we are handing out some awards at the first annual JumpCut UK Film Awards (you should do, we’ve mentioned it enough times), but we are also in the hunt for an award of our own. All this month we will be asking you to support JumpCut UK and help us make the final nominations at the UK Blog Awards 2016.

If you enjoy what we do and think we deserve to be one of the 10 blogs on that final shortlist, please click on the image below and submit your vote. You can vote once a day until the 25th January, so please feel free to spend the next three weeks backing your favourite film website (as long as that’s JumpCut UK).

Vote for me now in the UK Blog Awards #UKBA16

Our good friend and official partner site, HC Movie Reviews, is also vying for a place on the UK Blog Awards final shortlist. Luckily, as part of the individual blogger section, you can vote for JumpCut UK and HC Movie Reviews without pissing anyone off! Click here to vote for HC Movie Reviews.

Once again, here’s the link to vote for JumpCut UK at the UK Blog Awards 2016. Thanks in advance for your support you wonderful people!

Golden Globes 2016 Nominees Announced

The Oscars may be the biggest awards event of the year (after the JumpCut UK Film Awards of course), but The Golden Globes are pretty big too, and can often be used as an indicator of what films might be successful with The Academy. Earlier this week, the nominations for the 73rd Golden Globe Awards were announced, with Todd Haynes’ ‘Carol’ leading the way. You can see all the nominations here, and my attempts to predict the winners.

Best Motion Picture (drama): Carol, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Revenant, Room, Spotlight
Prediction: Carol

Best Motion Picture (comedy/musical): The Big Short, Joy, The Martian, Spy, Trainwreck
Prediction: The Martian

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture (drama): Cate Blanchett (Carol), Brie Larson (Room), Rooney Mara (Carol), Saoirse Ronan (Brooklyn), Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl)
Prediction: Brie Larson

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture (drama): Bryan Cranston (Trumbo), Leonardo DiCaprio (The Revenant), Michael Fassbender (Steve Jobs), Eddie Redmayne (The Danish Girl), Will Smith (Concussion)
Prediction: Leonardo DiCapro

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture (comedy/musical): Jennifer Lawrence (Joy), Melissa McCarthy (Spy), Amy Schumer (Trainwreck), Maggie Smith (Lady In The Van), Lily Tomlin (Grandma)
Prediction: Jennifer Lawrence

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture (comedy/musical): Christian Bale (The Big Short), Mark Ruffalo (Infinitely Polar Bear), Steve Carell (The Big Short), Matt Damon (The Martian), Al Pacino (Danny Collins)
Prediction: Matt Damon

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture: Jane Fonda (Youth), Alicia Vikander (Ex Machina), Jennifer Jason Leigh (The Hateful Eight), Helen Mirren (Trumbo), Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs)
Prediction: Alicia Vikander

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture: Sylvester Stallone (Creed), Idris Elba (Beasts Of No Nation), Paul Dano (Love & Mercy), Mark Rylance (Bridge Of Spies), Michael Shannon (99 Homes)
Prediction: Michael Shannon

Best Director: Todd Haynes (Carol), Alejandro G. Inarritu (The Revenant), George Miller (Mad Max: Fury Road), Ridley Scott (The Martian), Tom McCarthy (Spotlight)
Prediction: Todd Haynes

Best Screenplay: Emma Donoghue (Room), Tom McCarthy/Josh Singer (Spotlight), Aaron Sorkin (Steve Jobs), Charles Randolph/Adam McKay (The Big Short), Quentin Tarantino (The Hateful Eight)
Prediction: Aaron Sorkin

Best Animated Feature Film: Inside Out, The Good Dinosaur, Anomalisa, Shaun The Sheep Movie, The Peanuts Movie
Prediction: Anomalisa

Best Foreign Language Film: The Club, The Fencer, Mustang, The Brand New Testament, Son Of Saul
Prediction: Son Of Saul

Best Original Score: Carol, The Revenant, Steve Jobs, The Danish Girl, The Hateful Eight
Prediction: The Revenant

What are your thoughts on the nominations and my predictions? Let us know who you think the big winners will be at The Golden Globes in 2016. You don’t have to wait long to find out where the awards end up, with the ceremony taking place on January 10th 2016.

Written by Jakob Lewis Barnes