It all began with Pitt's heartfelt speech at the Golden Globes, where he profusely thanked co-star Leonardo DiCaprio, adding he would've 'shared the raft'.
In a move, that can be seen as a way to seek out their own irrelevance, the Academy didn't find any female director worthy of a 'Best Director' nomination.
With the Oscars around the corner, it's fair to ask about the films you need to watch out for (and also watch) before Hollywood's biggest night.
Bombshell is a timely story on workplace harassment, and even though it's well-acted for the most part, it doesn't have the fangs for a sharp satire.
The stairs apparently situated at the West 167th Street in Bronx, NY, appears on more than one occasion in Todd Phillips' Joker.
Zoe Kravitz had claimed in a 2015 interview that she had lost the same part to Anne Hathaway in The Dark Knight Rises for being 'too urban'.
The Roys in Succession are the face of 21st century capitalism, apparently untouchable, and cutting a good deal helps them breathe better on a normal day.
Mindy Kaling also added that she had nothing but nice things to say about working on The Office, this tiny episode of humiliation notwithstanding.