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Here Are Our Official Nominations for the 2019 Apocaflix! Awards!

Hello and welcome fellow movie lovers. It is award season and this year Apocaflix! has decided that we are going to jump on the train and bring you the Apocaflix! Awards! The Apocaflix! Awards is different from your normal award show because the categories are unique and different than other award categories, such as Best Kill and Biggest Letdown. These are fun and unique categories that you won’t find anywhere else. The nominations won’t always to be actors and actresses either, as they can include producers and/or movie studios.

We each chose two nominations for the category, bringing eight total nominations in together. We then slimmed those down to the best four we thought deserved a true nomination, giving us our nominees. We will all collectively vote and the one with the most votes will win. So without further ado, here are the categories and nominations for the 2019 Apocaflix! Awards!


2018 Overall Movie MVP

  • Emily Blunt for A Quiet Place and Mary Poppins Returns.
  • Josh Brolin for Avengers: Infinity War, Deadpool 2 and Sicario 2: Day of the Soldado.
  • Kevin Feige for Black PantherAvengers: Infinity War and Ant-Man and the Wasp.
  • Michael B. Jordan for Black Panther and Creed II.

Best Franchise Saver

  • Aquaman
  • Bumblebee
  • Halloween
  • Ocean’s 8

Most Underrated Movie

  • Bad Times at the El Royale
  • Christopher Robin
  • Mary Queen of Scots
  • Tag

Most Heroic Moment

  • Lee Abbott’s sacrifice in A Quiet Place.
  • Thor, Rocket, and Groot’s arrival in Avengers: Infinity War.
  • Karen Strode twist in Halloween.
  • Miles Morales’ “Leap of Faith” in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

Best Antagonist

  • Thanos (Josh Brolin) in Avengers: Infinity War.
  • Killmonger (Michael B. Jordan) in Black Panther.
  • August Walker (Henry Cavill) in Mission: Impossible – Fallout.
  • STEM (voiced by Simon Maiden) in Upgrade.

Best Cast

  • Bad Times at the El Royale
  • Black Panther
  • Ocean’s 8
  • Vice

Most Surprisingly Unannoying Performance

  • Johnny Depp in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.
  • Melissa McCarthy in The Happytime Murders.
  • Alden Ehrenreich in Solo: A Star Wars Story.
  • Ed Helms in Tag.

Best Kill

  • Thanos’ kills half the universe in Avengers: Infinity War.
  • Michael Myers kills woman shutting her blinds in Halloween.
  • Ethan Hunt kills August Walker in Mission: Impossible – Fallout.
  • STEM’s initial kill in Upgrade.

Best Trailer

  • A Star is Born (first trailer)
  • Bohemian Rhapsody (teaser trailer)
  • Godzilla: King of the Monsters (second trailer)
  • Mission: Impossible – Fallout (first trailer)

Biggest Overall Letdown

  • Annihilation
  • The Cloverfield Paradox
  • Predator
  • 20th Century Fox

Biggest WTF Moment

  • The “Snap” in Avengers: Infinity War.
  • Car window scene in Hereditary.
  • Darth Maul’s cameo in Solo: A Star Wars Story.
  • How Han Solo received his name in Solo: A Star Wars Story.

Movie You Wish You Didn’t Pay For

  • Hellfest
  • Gringo
  • Predator
  • Pacific Rim: Uprising

Well there you have it folks! The nominations for the 2019 Apocaflix! Awards. What do you think of the categories? What about the nominations? Tell us what you think of both in the comments below and vote for what you think should win! Check back soon to find out who wins!

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