’50 Shades Of Grey’ Tops The Razzies As Hollywood’s Worst Film

 
 

The erotic box office hit “Fifty Shades of Grey” led the pack on Saturday for the annual Razzie Awards, “honoring” Hollywood’s worst films, while “Rocky” star Sylvester Stallone punched his way to a special Redeemer award for his Oscar-nominated turn in “Creed.”

 

“Fifty Shades of Grey,” based on the best-selling E.L. James novels, dominated the tongue-in-cheek awards announced annually on the eve of the Oscars ceremony. Stars Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson took their whacks for worst actor and actress, as well as worst screen combo.

 

The smash hit from Universal Pictures, which earned $571 million worldwide, also “won” worst screenplay and tied with sci-fi adventure “Fantastic Four” as worst film.

 

Stallone, 69, who is seen as an Oscar front-runner on Sunday for reprising his iconic role as Rocky Balboa in “Creed,” won the Razzie Redeemer Award, going from an “all-time Razzie champ to 2015 award contender.”

 

Stallone was not alone in being lauded by both the Razzies and the Oscars in the course of a single weekend. He was joined by Eddie Redmayne, who was named worst supporting actor for the sci-fi film “Jupiter Ascending.” Redmayne who won the best actor Oscar last year, is Oscar-nominated again on Sunday for “The Danish Girl.”

 

“Fantastic Four” was also dubbed the year’s worst remake, rip-off or sequel, while Josh Trank copped the worst director prize. “Big Bang Theory” star Kaley Cuoco took worst supporting actress for her roles in both “Alvin and the Chipmunks 4: Road Chip” and “The Wedding Ringer.”

 

The 36th Razzie nominees and winners are selected by 943 voting Razzie members in 48 states and more than 20 foreign countries. Anyone can sign up to vote, with memberships starting at $40.

 

Winners, if they choose to accept, are given a handcrafted, golf-ball-sized raspberry mounted atop a mangled reel of Super 8 film. Spray-painted gold, it is said to have an estimated street value of $4.97.

 

But that, of course, doesn’t account for its potential value on eBay.

 

Check out the full list of 2016 Razzie “winners” below:

 

WORST PICTURE

 

Fantastic Four and Fifty Shades of Grey

 

Jupiter Ascending

 

Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2

 

Pixels

 

 

WORST ACTOR

 

Johnny Depp, Mortdecai

 

Jamie Dornan, Fifty Shades of Grey

 

Kevin James, Paul Blart Mall Cop 2

 

Adam Sandler, The Cobbler and Pixels

 

Channing Tatum, Jupiter Ascending

 

 

WORST ACTRESS

 

Katherine Heigl, Home Sweet Hell

 

Dakota Johnson, Fifty Shades of Grey

 

Mila Kunis, Jupiter Ascending

 

Jennifer Lopez, The Boy Next Door

 

Gwyneth Paltrow, Mortdecai

 

 

WORST SUPPORTING ACTOR

 

Chevy Chase, Hot Tub Time Machine 2 and Vacation

 

Josh Gad, Pixels and The Wedding Ringer

 

Kevin James, Pixels

 

Jason Lee, Alvin & The Chipmunks: Road Chip

 

Eddie Redmayne, Jupiter Ascending

 

 

WORST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

 

Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Alvin & The Chipmunks: Road Chip and The Wedding Ringer

 

Rooney Mara, Pan

 

Michelle Monaghan, Pixels

 

Julianne Moore, Seventh Son

 

Amanda Seyfried, Love the Coopers and Pan

 

 

WORST REMAKE/RIP-OFF/SEQUEL

 

Alvin & The Chipmunks: Road Chip

 

Fantastic Four

 

Hot Tub Time Machine 2

 

Human Centipede 3 (Final Sequence)

 

Paul Blart Mall Cop 2

 

 

WORST SCREEN COMBO

 

All Four “Fantastics,” Fantastic Four

 

Johnny Depp and His Glued-On Moustache, Mortdecai

 

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson, Fifty Shades of Grey

 

Kevin James and EITHER His Segue OR His Glued-On Moustache, Paul Blart Mall Cop 2

 

Adam Sandler and Any Pair of Shoes, The Cobbler

 

 

WORST DIRECTOR

 

Andy Fickman, Paul Blart Mall Cop 2

 

Tom Six, Human Centipede 3 (Final Sequence)

 

Sam Taylor-Johnson, Fifty Shades of Grey

 

Josh Trank, Fantastic Four

 

Andy and Lana Wachowski, Jupiter Ascending

 

 

WORST SCREENPLAY

 

Fantastic Four (screenplay by Simon Kinberg, Jeremy Slater and Josh Trank, Based on the Marvel comic book by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby)

 

Fifty Shades of Grey (screenplay by Kelly Marcel, Based on the Novel by E.L. James)

 

Jupiter Ascending (written by Andy and Lana Wachowski)

 

Paul Blart Mall Cop 2 (screenplay by Kevin James & Nick Bakay)

 

Pixels (screenplay by Tim Herlihy and Timothy Dowling, Story by Herlihy, Based on a Work by Patrick Jean)

 

 

RAZZIE REDEEMER AWARD

 

Elizabeth Banks (RAZZIE “Winner” for MOVIE 47, Multiple Hit Movies This Year)

 

M. Night Shyamalan (Perennial RAZZIE nominee & “winner,” director of The Visit)

 

Will Smith (For following up After Earth with Concussion)

 

Sylvester Stallone (All-Time RAZZIE Champ, award contender for Creed)

 

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