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The 38th Razzie Awards 2017 Nominations

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Award season is always an exciting time of year. We get to look back at the films and honour some of the best… and some of the worst.

No one likes to see a bad movie, but luckily the people at The Razzies have and they have announced their nominations of the 38th annual Razzie Awards.

Leading the nominations is the newest addition to Michael Bay‘s Transformer franchise, Transformers XVII: The Last Knight. The film collected a total of nine nominations including the biggest award of all, Worst Picture.

The other Worst Picture nominations are Dwayne Johnson‘s lead Baywatch, the animated disaster of The Emoji Movie, the very much not wanted Fifty Shades Darker and Tom Cruise‘s lead The Mummy.

Those nominations. Source.

While many of those films were expected to appear heavily in the Razzie nominations, the is one film that comes as a big surprise is nominations received mother!. Director, Oscar nominated Darren Aronofsky was nominated for Worst Director and Oscar winners, Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem were nominated for Worst Actress and Worst Supporting Actor respectively.

Mother! was not the only film Javier Bardem was nominated for in the Worst Supporting Actor category. He was nominated for his performance in Pirated of The Caribbean XIII: Dead Men Tell No Tales.

Don’t worry though, Bardem was not the only actor to receive two nominations. Oscar nominated Mark Wahlberg was nominated for Worst Actor for his role in Daddy’s Home 2 and Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins was nominated for Worst Supporting Actor for his role in Collide. Both actors were also nominated for their respective categories for their performances in Transformers XVII: The Last Knight.

Other notable films with a heavy presence in the nominations is Fifty Shades Darker with eight nominations and The Mummy with seven nominations.

The winners of the awards will be announced the day before the Oscars on the 3rd of March.

Here’s the full list of nominees:

WORST PICTURE

Baywatch

The Emoji Movie

Fifty Shades Darker

The Mummy

Transformers XVII: The Last Knight

WORST ACTRESS

Katherine Heigl – Unforgettable

Dakota Johnson – Fifty Shades Darker

Jennifer Lawrence – mother!

Tyler Perry – BOO! 2: A Madea Halloween

Emma Watson – The Circle

WORST ACTOR

Tom Cruise – The Mummy

Johnny Depp – Pirates of The Caribbean XIII: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Jamie Dornan – Fifty Shades Darker

Zac Efron – Baywatch

Mark Wahlberg – Daddy’s Home 2 & Transformers XVII: The Last Knight

WORST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Javier Bardem – mother! & Pirates of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Russell Crowe – The Mummy

Josh Duhamel – Transformers XVII: Last Knight

Mel Gibson – Daddy’s Home 2

Anthony Hopkins – Collide & Transformers XVII: The Last Knight

WORST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Kim Basinger – Fifty Shades Darker

Sofia Boutella – The Mummy

Laura Haddock – Transformers XVII: Last Knight

Goldie Hawn – Snatched

Susan Sarandon – A Bad Moms Christmas

WORST SCREEN COMBO

Any Combination of Two Characters, Two Sex Toys or Two Sexual Positions – Fifty Shades Darker

Any Combination of Two Humans, Two Robots or Two Explosions – Transformers XVII: Last Knight

Any Two Obnoxious Emojis / The Emoji Movie Johnny Depp & His Worn Out Drunk Routine – Pirates of the Caribbean XIII: Dead Careers Tell No Tales

Tyler Perry & Either The Ratty Old Dress or Worn Out Wig – BOO! 2: A Madea Halloween

WORST REMAKE, RIP-OFF or SEQUEL

Baywatch

BOO 2: A Madea Halloween

Fifty Shades Darker

The Mummy

Transformers XVII: Last Knight

WORST DIRECTOR

Darren Aronofsky – mother!

Michael Bay – Transformers XVII: Last Knight

James Foley – Fifty Shades Darker

Alex Kurtzman – The Mummy

Anthony Leonidis – The Emoji Movie

WORST SCREENPLAY

Baywatch

The Emoji Movie

Fifty Shades Darker

The Mummy

Transformers XVII: The Last Knight