Academy Awards Archives
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa
Makeup Artist: Stephen Prouty
When Irving Zisman’s crack addict daughter is arrested, it falls to him to take his eight-year-old grandson to the boy’s father in North Carolina. After a failed attempt to ship the boy there via UPS, the pair embarks on a hazard-filled road trip that they will be lucky to survive.
The Lone Ranger
Makeup Artists: Joel Harlow and Gloria Pasqua-Casny
When a 12-year-old fan of “The Lone Ranger” radio program meets the real Tonto, now elderly and working at a sideshow, he agrees to tell the boy the true story of the legendary crime fighter, Texas Ranger John Reid. Beginning with a train derailment engineered by a gang of bandits, Reid’s transformation into the famous masked lawman unfolds against the violent backdrop of the western frontier.
Dallas Buyers Club
Makeup Artists: Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews
When Ron Woodroof learns he is HIV-positive, the homophobic Texan finds himself sharing an unexpected bond with gay men also battling the illness. Quickly realizing that their only chance of survival lies in making an end run around government regulations and powerful pharmaceutical companies, Ron organizes an illicit trade in a drug cocktail that shows signs of slowing the virus’s progress.