John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton

Oscar thought

Consider the following Oscar nominees:

  • Paul Newman, The Color of Money
  • Dustin Hoffman, Rain Man
  • Jack Nicholson, A Few Good Men
  • Holly Hunter, The Firm
  • Cuba Gooding, Jr., Jerry Maguire
  • Ken Watanabe, The Last Samurai
  • Jamie Foxx, Collateral

I'm not saying that Paul Newman owes his Oscar to Tom Cruise, but it does appear that if you act in a movie with Tom Cruise, you have a reasonably good chance of getting an Academy Award nomination. Something to think about during the montages tonight.


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