Which praised drama should win Best Picture: 'Moonlight' or 'Fences'? | The Tylt
"Moonlight" and "Fences" both triumphed over competition in the first round of our Oscar Best Picture bracket. Both Oscar-worthy dramas were beautifully adapted from the stage to highly-praised films. "Moonlight" won the Golden Globe for Best Picture — Drama. But "Fences" is based on a Tony Award-winning play, and that could translate into a top Oscar win. Which film should win Best Picture at the Academy Awards? 🎥🏆
Which praised drama should win Best Picture: 'Moonlight' or 'Fences'?
We're almost at the end of movie awards season, and 2016 was one hell of a year for motion pictures. But before the season passes us by—the Tylt is facing off eight of the nine praised films nominated for Best Picture at the Oscars! It's round two—which film should the Academy honor as Best Picture on Sunday night, Feb. 26?
Take a look at the rest of our bracket:
Now it's "Moonlight" versus "Fences."
"Moonlight" might upset "La La Land" at the Oscars. The film is also lauded by critics and audiences really want to see it win. The critical darling has also been racking up tons of awards—including the Golden Globe for Best Picture — Drama.
"Fences" is a Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning play. The piece of work is lauded. And it's no secret that the Oscar love awarding stage adaptations.
Many argue that "Moonlight" should be the Best Picture frontrunner.