A running collection of Ethan’s Makeshift Oscars, all in one place. Please be forgiving, I was in high school when this started.
The 2022 EMOs
I don’t know what it was about this year in particular – maybe it’s that I actually kept up with most of the movies that I was really interested in, maybe it’s that it was actually a really darn good year with a lot of varied, interesting and flawed movies, with little that stood above…
The 2021 EMOs
They’re back. After a concerted effort to “catch up” with 2021 movies by the time the Oscars rolled around, I didn’t quite make it – there’s still about eight left on my list, including a handful that got caught in the nether-zone of “too late to catch them in post-omicron theaters, still too early to…
The Never-To-Be-Discussed 2020 EMOs
Look, I don’t have to get into it, but I didn’t exactly “keep up” with movies in 2020. You know why. But! I got there eventually, catching up with the weird and aborted list of festival and streaming titles that filled up “best of 2020” lists. Over a year after the fact, and with none…