Home Videos Photos

All tag results for alone yet not alone

Academy Reveals Reason For Revoking Religious Song's Oscar Nomination! Hint: It Was For CHEATING!

Filed under: Music MinuteOscarsGIFs

academy explains alone yet not alone best original song disqualificationAlone Yet Not Alone is an Oscar-nominated faith-based film.

Well, it was, at least, until last week when the Academy decided director/composer Bruce Boughton's Best Original Song nomination, also called Alone Yet Not Alone, was no longer allowed to win!

But why was the cheery hymn disqualified? Was this the opening salvo in Hollywood's inevitable crusade against organized religion?

Not even!! How would one even wage a war against God? Imagine the logistics! Where would a lady aim her musket? LOLz!!

They DQ-ed the song because it appeared as if Bruce used his industry connections to gain an "unfair advantage" during the nomination process.

Today the Academy expanded upon its ruling. They released a new statement admonishing Bruce's shady tactics:

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Permalink / 3 comments / Email this  »

Oscars Make Shocking Decision To Disqualify Best Original Song Nominee! Will Taylor Swift And Lana Del Rey Get Another Shot?!

oscars 2014 best original song alone yet not alone disqualifiedAlone Yet Not Alone shocked Hollywood with its Oscar nomination for Best Original Song.

Not only was it a small budget faith-based film, it had also barely played in theaters and few had even heard of it!

In fact, the nod was so surprising it had some in the industry crying foul. Especially since its composer Bruce Boughton was once the Governor of the Academy's music branch!

But was that really a conflict? Not necessarily, but it turns out Mr. Boughton DID use it to his advantage! He admitted to

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Permalink / 8 comments / Email this  »