Thunder cats are go for Allison Janney, Ellen Page and J.K. Simmons in Juno.
Do these titles scream party time: There Will Be Blood? No Country For Old Men? Atonement? We say, of course they do, especially since all have been nominated for Best Picture at this year’s Academy Awards. If planned correctly, one could put together an unforgettable, drama-filled Oscar party, based on this year’s top movies.
With this, we’re offering tips on how to have a good time whilst watching the ceremony come February 24th. We’ve listed do-it-yourself party ideas for each Best Picture nominee (choose your favorite), complete with theme, what to wear, what activities to partake in and the ever-important what to drink. So even if your favorite film doesn’t nab the coveted golden boy, you’ll at least have the party to remember it by.
The Juno Party
Theme: Teenage-hipster baby shower. Tunes should include lots of Mott the Hopple, The Runaways, The Stooges and The Moldy Peaches.
Attire: For girls, casual pregnant stretch clothing. For guys, running shorts and headbands.
Drinks: For the love of blog, no alcohol – expecting here! Partygoers can get all their vitamin C with pints sized glasses of Sunny Delight. Or better yet, give them their own bottles of Sunny D to chug.
Party activities: Juno Jargon contest – those who can rattle off the most quotable lines (“Thundercats are go!” “This is one doodle that can’t be un-did” or “I'm already pregnant so what other kind of shenanigans can I get into?”). Top prize is a brand new hamburger phone.
Continue on to our Awards Watch site for more Oscar-nominated movie party suggestions!
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