Is the 2014 Oscar race over already?
It can be notoriously difficult to predict which Oscar bait movies will actually end up on the podium and which are just dressed up in the right clothes with the right stars, only to disappoint once they open. But August: Osage County sure has the makings of an Academy Award winner.
It’s hard to imagine that no one from this star-studded ensemble will walk away with at least an acting nomination ― first and foremost Meryl Streep, playing the prescription drug-addicted matriarch of a troubled family united by grief. Oscar winner Julia Roberts and Oscar nominee Abigail Breslin play a couple of other women in different generations of this clan.
Sound like we’ll be seeing this come awards season? Watch the trailer after the jump!