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The 36th Razzie Award Winners

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Fifty Shades of Grey, the “romantic”phenomenon, led the pack with 5 Golden Raspberries.

On the eve of the Academy Awards, the awards for the 36th annual Golden Raspberry took place, awarding what was considered as the worst in cinema for 2015. Fifty Shades of Grey the adaption of the E.L. James Twilight fan fiction novel, was nominated for a total of 6 Golden Raspberries and ended up winning 5 awards.

Fox’s ill-fated Fantastic Four reboot won the second most Razzie awards, earning 3 out of 5 categories it was nominated for.

Amazingly enough, the judging panel couldn’t decide between Fantastic Four and Fifty Shades of Grey, so both pictures won the award for worst picture of the year.

Provided below is the complete list of the winners from this year’s Razzies:

Worst Picture

  • Fantastic Four
  • 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 and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip
  • Eddie Redmayne – Jupiter Ascending

Worst Supporting Actress

  • Kaley Cuoco – Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (voice only) and The Wedding Ringer
  • Rooney Mara – Pan
  • Michelle Monaghan Pixels
  • Julianne Moore – Seventh Son
  • Amanda Seyfried – Love the Coopers and Pan

Worst Screen Combo

  • All four “Fantastics” in Fantastic Four – (Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, and Jamie Bell)
  • Johnny Depp and his glued-on mustache in Mortdecai
  • Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson in Fifty Shades of Grey
  • Kevin James and either his Segway or his glued-on mustache in Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
  • Adam Sandler and any pair of shoes in The Cobbler

Worst Prequel, Remake, Rip-off or Sequel

  • Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip
  • Fantastic Four
  • Hot Tub Time Machine 2
  • The Human Centipede 3 (Final Sequence)
  • Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2

Worst Director

  • Andy Fickman – Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
  • Tom Six – The Human Centipede 3 (Final Sequence)
  • Sam Taylor-Johnson – Fifty Shades of Grey
  • Josh Trank (and Alan Smithee?) – Fantastic Four
  • The Wachowskis – Jupiter Ascending

Worst Screenplay

  • Fantastic Four (screenplay by Jeremy SlaterSimon Kinberg, and Josh Trank, based on the Marvel Comics Characters created 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 The Wachowskis)
  • Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (written by Nick Bakay and Kevin James)
  • Pixels (screenplay by Tim Herlihy and Timothy Dowling, story by Tim Herlihy, based on the short film by Patrick Jean)

The Razzie Redeemer Award

  • Elizabeth Banks (from RAZZIE “winning” director for Movie 43 to directing the 2015 hit film Pitch Perfect 2)
  • M. Night Shaymalan (from Prennial RAZZIE nominee and “winner” to directing the 2015 horror hit The Visit)
  • Will Smith (For following up RAZZIE “wins” for After Earth to starring in Concussion)
  • Sylvester Stallone (From all-time RAZZIE champ to 2015 award contender for Creed)

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