Could Miami Connection, Drafthouse Films' '80s Ninja Restoration, Win an Oscar? (Video)
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Wired magazine recently made the case that Miami Connection isn't just ironically enjoyable -- it's a genuinely great film. But is it great enough for an Oscar nod? That's what Drafthouse Films seems to be hoping.
Miami Connection will open in Los Angeles on November 9, so it could technically be eligible for nomination.
We're not sure about any awards in the acting categories. Performances this raw are unlikely to connect with the Academy's stodgy voters:
No, our money's on Best Original Song. "Friends" is, after all, a very special anthem:
Hey, it's a hell of a lot more entertaining than anything Randy Newman's ever done.
Miami Connection is due to open at O Cinema in mid-November.
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