Pilot episode of AwardsDaily’s Statsgasm

A new weekly column by Marshall Flores This Oscar season, I am excited to announce the introduction of formal predictive models on Awards Daily. These models will attempt to forecast winners in 21 categories based on past data and trends. As far as I know, this will make Awards...
Posted On 09 Dec 2013
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All of the Stats I know to be True for Oscars 2012

When Argo wins Best Picture it will be the weakest Best Picture winner since 1932′s Grand Hotel. Weak because: Lincoln-12 Life of Pi – 11 Les Mis, Silver Linings-8 Argo – 7 + no director With no director nomination and at that nominations rank Argo is on the level of Grand...
Posted On 20 Feb 2013

History will be Made One Way or Another

If the King’s Speech wins, it will become the first film in 83 years of Oscar history with a British monarch as the central figure to win Best Picture. [source] If the Social Network wins Screenplay, Editing, Directing but then loses Best Picture it will join the ranks of...
Posted On 21 Feb 2011