1998 Oscars Revisited: What Should’ve Scored a Nomination Over Shakespeare in Love | Cinema Lowdown
By Chaz LippEveryone remembers the 71st Academy Awards, held in 1999 to honor what were supposedly the best films of 1998. Saving Private Ryan was expected to win, but a slight, shallow period piece/romantic comedy called Shakespeare in Love pulled off an upset. Cynics alleged Miramax, the film’s distributor, dug