TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Grand Prix Final / Blade Runner 2049 Vs. See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut)

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GRAND PRIX FINAL

Vs.

Blade Runner 2049 Vs. See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut)

ACTING

Advantage:  See You Up There

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  See You Up There

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  See You Up There

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  See You Up There

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  See You Up There

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  See You Up There

LASTABILITY

TIE

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

 

FINAL SCORE

Blade Runner 2049 – 9

See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut) – 13 (2017 Grand Prix – Best Movie of 2017)

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Semifinal #2 / Drama Vs. Popcorn Movie

SEMIFINAL #2

DRAMA VS. POPCORN MOVIE

Vs.

Borg Vs. McEnroe (14 – Drama) Vs. Blade Runner 2049 (11 – Popcorn Movie)

ACTING

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

WRITING/DIALOGUE

TIE

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Blade Runner 2049

 

FINAL SCORE

Borg Vs. McEnroe (14 – Drama) – 9

Blade Runner 2049 (11 – Popcorn Movie) – 13 (Advances to Final)

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THE TOURNAMENT CONTINUES!

 

TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Semifinal #1 / Action Vs. Comedy

SEMIFINAL #1

ACTION VS. COMEDY

Vs.

See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut) (16 – Action) Vs. I, Tonya (6 – Comedy)

ACTING

TIE

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  I, Tonya

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  See You Up There

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  See You Up There

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  See You Up There

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  I, Tonya

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  See You Up There

DIRECTING

Advantage:  See You Up There

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  I, Tonya

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  See You Up There

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  I, Tonya

 

FINAL SCORE

See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut) (16 – Action) – 13 (Advances to Final)

I, Tonya (6 – Comedy) – 9

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THE TOURNAMENT CONTINUES!

 

TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Popcorn Movie Bracket Final / 3rd Round & Quarterfinal Results

POPCORN MOVIE BRACKET

ROUND 3 RESULTS

(2 Points Per Category Win, 1 Point Per Tie)

 

1) Coco Vs. 5) Logan

ACTING

Advantage:  Logan

WRITING/DIALOGUE

TIE

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Coco

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Coco

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Logan

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Logan

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Coco

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Logan

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Logan

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Logan

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Logan

 

FINAL SCORE

1) Coco – 7

5) Logan – 15 (Advances to Quarterfinals)

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10) War For The Planet Of The Apes Vs. 11) Blade Runner 2049

ACTING

Advantage:  Planet Of The Apes

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Blade Runner

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Blade Runner

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Blade Runner

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Blade Runner

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Planet Of The Apes

STORY/MEANING

TIE

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Blade Runner

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Planet Of The Apes

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Blade Runner

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Planet Of The Apes

 

FINAL SCORE

10) War For The Planet Of The Apes – 9

11) Blade Runner 2049 – 13 (Advances to Quarterfinals)

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 QUARTERFINAL

POPCORN MOVIE BRACKET FINAL

 

5) Logan Vs. 11) Blade Runner 2049

ACTING

Advantage:  Logan

WRITING/DIALOGUE

TIE

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Blade Runner

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage: Blade Runner

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Blade Runner

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Logan

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Blade Runner

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Blade Runner

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Logan

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Blade Runner

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Logan

 

FINAL SCORE

5) Logan – 9

11) Blade Runner 2049 – 13 (Top Popcorn Movie 2017 – Advances to Semifinals)

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THE TOURNAMENT CONTINUES!

 

TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Drama Bracket Final / 3rd Round & Quarterfinal Results

drama BRACKET

ROUND 3 RESULTS

(2 Points Per Category Win, 1 Point Per Tie)

 

1) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Vs. 4) Darkest Hour

ACTING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Three Billboards

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Darkest Hour

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Darkest Hour

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Darkest Hour

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Three Billboards

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Three Billboards

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Three Billboards

 

FINAL SCORE

1) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – 16 (Advances to Quarterfinal)

4) Darkest Hour – 6

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2) Call Me By Your Name Vs. 14) Borg Vs. McEnroe

ACTING

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Call Me By Your Name

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Call Me By Your Name

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

STORY/MEANING

TIE

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Call Me By Your Name

 

FINAL SCORE

2) Call Me By Your Name – 7

14) Borg Vs. McEnroe – 15 (Advances to Quarterfinal)

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 QUARTERFINAL

DRAMA BRACKET FINAL

 

1) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Vs. 14) Borg Vs. McEnroe

ACTING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Three Billboards

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Borg Vs. McEnroe

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Three Billboards

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Three Billboards

 

FINAL SCORE

1) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – 10

14) Borg Vs. McEnroe – 12 (Top Drama 2017 – Advances to Semifinals)

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Comedy Bracket Final / 3rd Round & Quarterfinal Results

COMEDY BRACKET

ROUND 3 RESULTS

(2 Points Per Category Win, 1 Point Per Tie)

 

4) The Disaster Artist Vs. 16) This Is Not What I Expected

ACTING

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

DIRECTING

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

 

FINAL SCORE

4) The Disaster Artist – 12 (Advances to Quarterfinal)

16) This Is Not What I Expected – 10

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6) I, Tonya Vs. 10) T2 Trainspotting

ACTING

Advantage:  I, Tonya

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  T2 Trainspotting

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  I, Tonya

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  I, Tonya

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  T2 Trainspotting

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  I, Tonya

STORY/MEANING

TIE

DIRECTING

Advantage:  I, Tonya

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  T2 Trainspotting

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  I, Tonya

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  I, Tonya

 

FINAL SCORE

6) I, Tonya – 15 (Advances to Quarterfinal)

10) T2 Trainspotting – 7

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 QUARTERFINAL

COMEDY BRACKET FINAL

4) The Disaster Artist Vs. 6) I, Tonya

ACTING

TIE

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  I, Tonya

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  I, Tonya

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  I, Tonya

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  I, Tonya

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  I, Tonya

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

DIRECTING

Advantage:  I, Tonya

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  I, Tonya

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  I, Tonya

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  The Disaster Artist

 

FINAL SCORE

4) The Disaster Artist – 5

6) I, Tonya – 17 (Top Comedy 2017 – Advances to Semifinals)

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Action Movie Bracket Final / 3rd Round & Quarterfinal Results

ACTION MOVIE BRACKET

ROUND 3 RESULTS

(2 Points Per Category Win, 1 Point Per Tie)

 

5) Baby Driver Vs. 16) See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut)

ACTING

Advantage:  See You Up There

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Baby Driver

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  See You Up There

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  See You Up There

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  See You Up There

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Baby Driver

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  See You Up There

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Baby Driver

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Baby Driver

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  See You Up There

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Baby Driver

 

FINAL SCORE

5) Baby Driver – 10

16) See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut) – 12 (Advances to Quarterfinal)

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2) Dunkirk Vs. 3) Good Time

ACTING

Advantage:  Good Time

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Good Time

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Dunkirk

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Dunkirk

SOUND/MUSIC

TIE

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Good Time

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Good Time

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Dunkirk

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Good Time

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Good Time

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Dunkirk

 

FINAL SCORE

2) Dunkirk – 9

3) Good Time – 13 (Advances to Quarterfinal)

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 QUARTERFINAL

ACTION MOVIE BRACKET FINAL

3) Good Time Vs. 16) See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut)

ACTING

TIE

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  See You Up There

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  See You Up There

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  See You Up There

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Good Time

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Good Time

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  See You Up There

DIRECTING

Advantage:  See You Up There

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Good Time

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  See You Up There

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  See You Up There

 

FINAL SCORE

3) Good Time – 7

16) See You Up There (Au Revoir La-Haut) – 15 (Top Action Movie 2017 – Advances to Semifinals)

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THE TOURNAMENT CONTINUES!

TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Popcorn Movie Bracket / 2nd Round Results

POPCORN MOVIE BRACKET

ROUND 2 RESULTS

(2 Points Per Category Win, 1 Point Per Tie)

 

1) Coco Vs. 9) Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

ACTING

Advantage:  Guardians

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Guardians

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  Coco

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Coco

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Coco

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Guardians

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Coco

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Guardians

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Guardians

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Coco

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Coco

 

FINAL SCORE

1) Coco – 12 (Advances to 3rd Round)

9) Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 – 10

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – Drama Bracket / 2nd Round Results

drama BRACKET

ROUND 2 RESULTS

(2 Points Per Category Win, 1 Point Per Tie)

 

1) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Vs. 8) Wonder

ACTING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  Three Billboards

CINEMATOGRAPHY

TIE

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  Three Billboards

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  Wonder

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  Wonder

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

DIRECTING

Advantage:  Three Billboards

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  Wonder

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  Wonder

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  Three Billboards

 

FINAL SCORE

1) Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – 13 (Advances to 3rd Round)

8) Wonder – 9

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TOURNAMENT OF FILM 2017 – COMEDY BRACKET / 2nd Round Results

comedy BRACKET

ROUND 2 RESULTS

(2 Points Per Category Win, 1 Point Per Tie)

 

8) The Meyerowitz Stories (New And Selected) Vs. 16) This Is Not What I Expected

ACTING

TIE

WRITING/DIALOGUE

Advantage:  The Meyerowitz Stories

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

PRODUCTION DESIGN/VISUALS

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

SOUND/MUSIC

Advantage:  The Meyerowitz Stories

EDITING/PACING

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

STORY/MEANING

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

DIRECTING

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

TIME MANAGEMENT

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

LASTABILITY

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

A FILMS GOAL

Advantage:  This Is Not What I Expected

 

FINAL SCORE

8) The Meyerowitz Stories (New And Selected)- 5

16) This Is Not What I Expected – 17 (Advances to 3rd Round)

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