US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania to go in the race for the “Golden raspberry” as worst actor. In the political documentary “Fahrenheit 11/9” by Michael Moore, the two appear as the protagonists. Moore has in the Film, with the rise of Trumps, and the consequences of his victory for the USA. (Read the review here at SPIEGEL ONLINE).

The year 2018 is screens a year full of disasters – to the cinema and in real life, it was said in an explanatory Memorandum of the Initiator of the “Golden raspberry” John Wilson. It was a year of impending impeachment procedure of the President. The award is to be understood also as a political Statement. Already in 2005 the then-President George W. Bush had received for its presence in”Fahrenheit 9/11″ by Michael Moore a “Golden raspberry”.

Trump was also nominated for his appearance in the political documentary “Death of a Nation” for a “Razzie”. In 1991, he had received for his appearance in “Ghosts Can’t Do It” the mockery trophy, which was created as a counterpart to the Oscars. The Film is a bizarre Mix of Romance, crime, Fantasy and Comedy and failed. Trump was a real estate entrepreneur, and plays himself in the movie.

the Six nominations for “Holmes and Watson”

In this year ago in addition, the Sherlock-Holmes-Comedy “Holmes and Watson” in six categories. Are nominated, among other things, Wants to roll Ferrell and John C. Reilly for your title, because “they draw two of the most popular characters of the literature in the dirt”, informed the organizers. Also, the mob Biopic “Gotti” with John Travolta is nominated for six “Razzies”.

Traditionally, the organizers announce the nominations a day before those for the Oscars. The awarding of the “Golden raspberry” is in this year on the 23. February, a day will be awarded the Oscars.

In the past year, four Razzies to “Emoji were gone The movie”, and thus for the first Time in the 38-year history of the mockery prize to an animated film. The erotic film “Fifty Shades of Grey – gefährliche Liebe” got two shame-awards: Kim Basinger as a supporting actress and worst sequel.


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