14th Annual No Guts, No Glory Oscar Nominations Edition – Shit Just Got Real

Well, as Iggy Pop would say, it will all be over soon.  There are so many weird surprises that could take place tomorrow since all of the nominations came after Oscar ballots were turned in. BAFTA did their voting completely differently this year and for the first time ever...
Posted On 09 Jan 2013

No Guts, No Glory Directors Guild Edition

Since tomorrow the DGA will be announcing their nominees for Best Director.   Let’s play a little round of No Guts, No Glory. My predictions are: Steven Spielberg, Kathryn Bigelow, Ben Affleck, Ang Lee and David O. Russell (alts are Tarantino and Hooper) My No Guts, No...
Posted On 07 Jan 2013

Awards Daily's 11th Annual No Guts, No Glory!

Well, here it is, folks Рour tired old ship has finally reached land and we mere days away from the Big Night.  The No Guts, No Glory is a tradition here at Awards Daily Рand a fun one.
Posted On 25 Feb 2011

Final DGA Predictions — No Guts, No Glory

In anticipation of today’s DGA announcement (ETA, 9am Pacific), it’s time to do a little No Guts, No Glory. Hopefully, you all have entered our “Predict the DGA” contest. But in the meantime, the DGA seems to be more unpredictable than it has been in...
Posted On 09 Jan 2011

A Little No Guts, No Glory – Oscar Nomination Edition

Believe it or not, readers, tomorrow is the big day. It feels like we’ve studied this thing down to the nub. We think we’re pretty good at the game, but when never knows where a curve ball might be coming from. You can look at my Oscar nomination predictions (and...
Posted On 01 Feb 2010

Tenth Annual No Guts, No Glory Globes Edition

You know the rules. Up to three picks and they can’t be obvious ones like Jim Cameron will win Best Director. Make them wild and off the wall. Here are mine. Precious Wins Best Picture Woody Harrelson Wins Supporting Actor Gabby Sidibe wins Best Actress over Bullock and Mulligan.
Posted On 17 Jan 2010

NBR No Guts, No Glory – Better Late Than Never

It could be that in just a few minutes the National Board of Review will announce their top ten. But just in case, and because I plumb forgot last night to set this up, let’s do a quick round. Ryan’s post below could be your choice, more or less, but with the No Guts,...
Posted On 03 Dec 2009

10th Annual No Guts, No Glory

This is the big one, well, second to the big one, which will happen about a month from now. Let’s talk upsets. Please list only three or less. And make them really out there, not alternates. Mickey Rourke being nominated for Best Actor is not a No Guts pick, neither is...
Posted On 21 Jan 2009