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Encyclopedia > 1996 Golden Raspberry Awards

The 17th Golden Raspberry Awards were held on March 23, 1997 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel to recognise the worst the movie industry had to offer in 1996. The Golden Raspberry Awards or Razzies were created by John Wilson in 1980, intended to complement the Academy Awards by dishonoring the worst acting, screenwriting, songwriting, directing, and films that the film industry had to offer. ... March 23 is the 82nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (83rd in Leap years). ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses see film (disambiguation) Film refers to the celluliod media on which movies are printed Film — also called movies, the cinema, the silver screen, moving pictures, photoplays, picture shows, flicks, or motion pictures, — is a field that encompasses motion pictures as an art form or as part of... This is a list of film-related events in 1996. ...

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Worst Picture

Striptease (Castle Rock/Columbia) Striptease is a 1996 movie starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, and Ving Rhames. ... Castle Rock Entertainment was a co-film and television studio founded in 1987. ...

Barb Wire (Gramercy Pictures)
Ed (Universal)
The Island of Dr. Moreau (New Line)
The Stupids (New Line/Savoy)

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Worst Actor

Tom Arnold for Big Bully (Warner Bros.), Carpool (Warner Bros.) and The Stupids (tie) Tom Arnold (born March 6, 1959) is an American actor and comedian. ... // Chris Scoville (born February 17, 1984 in Grand Rapids, Michigan) is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Jimmy Jacobs. ... The WB Shield used from 2003 to present day Warner Bros. ... The WB Shield used from 2003 to present day Warner Bros. ... The Stupids are a fictional family created by Harry G. Allard and James Marshall who appear in series of books by them. ...


Pauly Shore for Bio-Dome (MGM/UA) (tie) Pauly Montgomery Shore (born February 1, 1968) is a Jewish American comedian known for his vivid portrayals of American youth culture. ... Bio-Dome is a 1996 movie starring Pauly Shore and Stephen Baldwin and directed by Jason Bloom. ... For alternate meanings of MGM, see MGM (disambiguation). ... The current United Artists logo. ...

Keanu Reeves for Chain Reaction (20th Century Fox)
Adam Sandler for Bulletproof (Universal) and Happy Gilmore (Universal)
Sylvester Stallone for Daylight (Universal)

Keanu Charles Reeves (born on September 2, 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon) is an British-Canadian Hollywood film actor. ... Chain Reaction is a 1996 film starring Keanu Reeves, Rachel Weisz, Morgan Freeman and Fred Ward. ... Fox Plaza, the company headquarters. ... Adam Sandler at Cannes 2002 Adam Richard Sandler (born September 9, 1966) is a Jewish-American actor, comedian, producer, and musician who was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Manchester, New Hampshire. ... Bulletproof is a 1996 American movie directed by Ernest Dickerson and starring Adam Sandler, Damon Wayans, James Caan and Jeep Swenson. ... Universal Studios logo Universal Studios is an informal designation for NBC Universal Inc. ... Happy Gilmore VHS Cover Happy Gilmores antics, such as swearing at a golfball, made him popular with Average Joes. Happy Gilmore is a 1996 comedy film starring Adam Sandler. ... Universal Studios logo Universal Studios is an informal designation for NBC Universal Inc. ... Sylvester Stallone, 1970, 24 years old, in his first movie. ... Daylight is an action film, released on Friday, December 6, 1996, starring Sylvester Stallone and directed by Rob Cohen. ... Universal Studios logo Universal Studios is an informal designation for NBC Universal Inc. ...

Worst Actress

Demi Moore for The Juror (Sony/Columbia) and Striptease Demi Moore Demi Moore (born Demetria Guynes on November 11, 1962 in Roswell, New Mexico) is an American actress with a trademark husky voice. ... The Juror is a 1996 film starring Demi Moore as Annie Laird, a single mother, picked for jury duty on one of the biggest Mafia trials. ... Striptease is a 1996 movie starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, and Ving Rhames. ...

Whoopi Goldberg for Bogus (Warner Bros.) Eddie (Hollywood Pictures) and Theodore Rex (New Line)
Melanie Griffith for Two Much (Touchstone)
Pamela Anderson for Barb Wire
Julia Roberts for Mary Reilly (TriStar)

Sarafina movie poster featuring Whoopi Goldberg Caryn Elaine Johnson, better known by her stage name, Whoopi Goldberg (born November 13, 1955 in New York City — although many sources indicate 1949), is a well-known American movie actress, comedian, and singer. ... The WB Shield used from 2003 to present day Warner Bros. ... Hollywood Pictures is one of The Walt Disney Companys subsidiary movie studios. ... Theodore Rex was a movie released in 1995 starring Whoopi Goldberg and a human-sized genetically-generated Tyrannosaurus Rex. ... The New Line Cinema Production logo. ... Melanie Griffith at Cannes, 2000 Melanie Griffith (born August 9, 1957 in New York City) is an American film actress. ... The Touchstone lightning logo (1986). ... Pamela Anderson on board aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in 2004 Pamela Denise Anderson (born July 1, 1967) is a Canadian international television actress, model, producer and an author. ... Publicity photo from Barb Wire Barb Wire is a comic book series set in a post-apocalyptic world, published by Comics Greatest World, an imprint of Dark Horse Comics. ... This page is about the American actress Julia Roberts. ... Mary Reilly is a 1996 film directed by Stephen Frears. ... TriStar Pictures is a subsidiary of Columbia Pictures, itself a subdivision of Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group, which is owned by Sony Pictures. ...

Worst Supporting Actor

Marlon Brando for The Island of Dr. Moreau Marlon Brando, Jr. ... The Island of Dr. Moreau is an 1896 science-fiction novel written by H.G. Wells, addressing ideas of society and community, human nature and identity, religion, Darwinism, eugenics, and the dangers of unchecked and irresponsible scientific research. ...

Val Kilmer for Ghost and the Darkness and The Island of Dr. Moreau
Steven Seagal for Executive Decision
Burt Reynolds for Striptease
Quentin Tarantino, From Dusk Till Dawn

Val Kilmer Val Edward Kilmer (born December 31, 1959, Los Angeles, California, USA) is an American actor. ... The Island of Dr. Moreau is an 1896 science-fiction novel written by H.G. Wells, addressing ideas of society and community, human nature and identity, religion, Darwinism, eugenics, and the dangers of unchecked and irresponsible scientific research. ... Steven Seagal on the promotional poster for his most famous movie, Under Siege Steven Seagal (born April 10, 1951) is an action movie actor and a 7th dan black belt in aikido. ... Executive Decision is a 1996 action film released on Friday, March 15, 1996. ... Burt Reynolds in a promotional photo from Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. ... Striptease is a 1996 movie starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, and Ving Rhames. ... Quentin Tarantino, playing Mr. ... From Dusk Till Dawn is a 1996 action/horror film directed by Robert Rodriguez. ...

Worst Supporting Actress

Melanie Griffith for Mulholland Falls Melanie Griffith at Cannes, 2000 Melanie Griffith (born August 9, 1957 in New York City) is an American film actress. ... DVD cover of Muholland Falls Mulholland Falls is a 1996 film directed by Lee Tamahori. ...

Faye Dunaway for The Chamber and Dunston Checks In
Jami Gertz, Twister
Daryl Hannah for Two Much
Teri Hatcher for Heaven's Prisoners and 2 Days in the Valley

Faye Dunaway (1968) Faye Dunaway (born Dorothy Faye Dunaway on January 14, 1941 in Bascom, Florida) is an Academy Award winning actress. ... The Chamber (1994) is a legal/suspense novel by noted American author John Grisham. ... Directed by: Ken Kwapis Written by: John Hopkins (story) Plot Summary: The Majestic Hotel is a 5 star luxurious establishment, and Manager Robert Grant is devoted to keeping his guests happy. ... Jami Gertz (born October 28, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American actress of Jewish descent. ... Twister is a 1996 disaster movie starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton as storm chasers researching tornadoes. ... Daryl Hannah as Elle Driver in Kill Bill As Pris in Blade Runner Daryl Christine Hannah (born December 3, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American actress. ... Teri Hatcher at the 2005 Golden Globes award ceremony Teri Lynn Hatcher (born December 8, 1964 in Sunnyvale, California) is an American actress. ... Heavens Prisoners is a 1996 motion picture starring Alec Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, Mary Stuart Masterson, Teri Hatcher and Eric Roberts. ... 2 Days in the Valley is a 1996 movie, directed by John Herzfeld, about 48 hours in the lives of a group of people who are drawn together by a murder. ...

Worst Screen Couple

Demi Moore and Burt Reynolds, Striptease Demi Moore Demi Moore (born Demetria Guynes on November 11, 1962 in Roswell, New Mexico) is an American actress with a trademark husky voice. ... Burt Reynolds in a promotional photo from Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. ... Striptease is a 1996 movie starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, and Ving Rhames. ...

Beavis and Butt-head, Beavis and Butt-head Do America (Paramount)
Marlon Brando and That Darn Dwarf, The Island of Dr. Moreau
Matt LeBlanc and Ed (the mechanical monkey) Ed
Pamela Anderson's "Impressive Enhancements", Barb Wire

Beavis and Butt-head is an animated series that aired on the cable television channel MTV from 1993 to 1997. ... Beavis and Butt-head Do America is an animated feature film that was released in 1996, produced by Paramount Pictures and MTV Films, and directed by Beavis and Butt-head creator Mike Judge. ... The Paramount Pictures logo used since 2003. ... Marlon Brando, Jr. ... The Island of Dr. Moreau is an 1896 science-fiction novel written by H.G. Wells, addressing ideas of society and community, human nature and identity, religion, Darwinism, eugenics, and the dangers of unchecked and irresponsible scientific research. ... Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani in Joey Matt LeBlanc (born July 25, 1967 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA) is an American actor. ... Ed is a 1996 comedy film starring Matt LeBlanc. ... Pamela Anderson on board aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in 2004 Pamela Denise Anderson (born July 1, 1967) is a Canadian international television actress, model, producer and an author. ... Publicity photo from Barb Wire Barb Wire is a comic book series set in a post-apocalyptic world, published by Comics Greatest World, an imprint of Dark Horse Comics. ...

Worst Director

Andrew Bergman, Striptease Andrew Bergman is an American screenwriter, director, and novelist born in 1945. ... Striptease is a 1996 movie starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, and Ving Rhames. ...

John Frankenheimer, The Island of Dr. Moreau
Jean-Claude Van Damme, The Quest
John Landis, The Stupids
Brian Levant, Jingle All the Way (20th Century Fox)

John Michael Frankenheimer (February 19, 1930 – July 6, 2002) was an American film director. ... The Island of Dr. Moreau is an 1896 science-fiction novel written by H.G. Wells, addressing ideas of society and community, human nature and identity, religion, Darwinism, eugenics, and the dangers of unchecked and irresponsible scientific research. ... Jean Claude Van Damme (born October 18, 1960), born Jean-Claude Camille Fran ois Van Varenberg, is a Belgian-born action movie actor whos most known for martial arts films. ... The Quest was a Jean-Claude Van Damme movie, based on martial arts, with a storyline similar to that of Bloodsport. ... John Landis (born August 3, 1950) is a movie actor, director, writer, and producer. ... The Stupids are a fictional family created by Harry G. Allard and James Marshall who appear in series of books by them. ... Briand Levant is a movie director who made the first Beethoven movie, about a St. ... Jingle All The Way (1996) is a comedy movie, directed by Brian Levant and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. ... Fox Plaza, the company headquarters. ...

Worst Screenplay

Striptease, screenplay by Andrew Bergman, based on the book by Carl Hiaasen Striptease is a 1996 movie starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, and Ving Rhames. ... Andrew Bergman is an American screenwriter, director, and novelist born in 1945. ... Photo of Carl Hiaasen by Robert Birnbaum Carl Hiaasen [pronounced hiya-sun] (born March 12, 1953) is an American journalist and novelist. ...

Barb Wire, screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer and Ilene Chaiken, story by Chaiken, based upon the characters appearing in the Dark Horse comic
Ed, screenplay by David Mickey Evans, story by Ken Richards and Janus Cercone
The Island of Dr. Moreau, screenplay by Richard Stanley and Ron Hutchinson, based on the novel by H. G. Wells
The Stupids, written by Brent Forrester, based on characters created by James Marshall and Harry Allard

Publicity photo from Barb Wire Barb Wire is a comic book series set in a post-apocalyptic world, published by Comics Greatest World, an imprint of Dark Horse Comics. ... [1]Ilene Chaiken, creator/writer/executive producer THE L WORD ... Dark Horse Comics is an American comic book publisher, one of the largest independent publishers behind dominant publishers Marvel Comics and DC Comics. ... Ed is a 1996 comedy film starring Matt LeBlanc. ... The Island of Dr. Moreau is an 1896 science-fiction novel written by H.G. Wells, addressing ideas of society and community, human nature and identity, religion, Darwinism, eugenics, and the dangers of unchecked and irresponsible scientific research. ... Richard Stanley (born 1966) is a film director and writer born in South Africa. ... H. G. Wells at the door of his house at Sandgate Herbert George Wells (September 21, 1866 – August 13, 1946) was a British writer best known for his science fiction novels such as The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, The Island of Dr. Moreau and The Time Machine. ... The Stupids are a fictional family created by Harry G. Allard and James Marshall who appear in series of books by them. ... James Marshall, or Jim Marshall could be James W. Marshall, who discovered gold in California in 1848 James Marshall the soldier James Marshall the director James Marshall the childrens writer James Marshall the actor This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise...

Worst Written Film Grossing Over $100 Million

Twister (Warner Bros.), written by Michael Crichton & Anne-Marie Martin Twister is a 1996 disaster movie starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton as storm chasers researching tornadoes. ... The WB Shield used from 2003 to present day Warner Bros. ... Michael Crichton Dr. John Michael Crichton (born October 23, 1942, pronounced cry-ton ) is an author, film producer and television producer. ... Anne-Marie Martin is a Canadian actress and writer (born November 11, 1957 in Toronto, Ontario) who is best known for playing Sgt. ...

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Disney), animation screenplay by Tab Murphy, Irene Mecchi, Bob Tzudiker & Noni White
Independence Day (20th Century Fox), written by Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich
Mission: Impossible (Paramount), based on the television series created by Bruce Geller, story by David Koepp and Steven Zaillian, screenplay by Koepp and Robert Towne
A Time to Kill (Warner Bros.), screenplay by Akiva Goldsman, based on the novel by John Grisham

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a 1996 animated film produced by The Walt Disney Company based on Victor Hugos The Hunchback of Notre Dame. ... Walt Disney Pictures is a United States-based movie studio, and is a division of The Walt Disney Company. ... Independence Day is an American action movie about an attempted alien takeover of the Earth. ... Fox Plaza, the company headquarters. ... Dean Devlin is a movie writer and producer. ... Roland Emmerich (born November 10, 1955) is a film producer, director and author. ... Mission: Impossible (1996) is a film directed by Brian De Palma and featuring Tom Cruise, based on the television series Mission: Impossible. ... The Paramount Pictures logo used since 2003. ... Bruce Geller (October 13, 1930 – May 21, 1973) was an American composer, screenwriter, and television producer. ... David Koepp (pronounced kep) is an American screenwriter and director. ... Steven Zaillian (born on 30 January 1953 in Fresno, California, USA) is an American screenwriter, film director, editor and producer. ... Towne in the 1960 movie Last Woman on Earth Robert Towne (born November 23, 1934) is an American actor, screenwriter and director. ... A Time to Kill is the name of a 1996 feature film adaptation of the 1989 legal suspense thriller A Time to Kill by John Grisham. ... The WB Shield used from 2003 to present day Warner Bros. ... Akiva Goldsman is a writer, producer, and actor in the film industry. ... Grishams 2005 Novel The Broker John Grisham, Jonathan Bommes (born February 8, 1955) is a retired attorney, American novelist and author best known for his works of modern legal drama. ...

Worst New Star

Pamela Anderson, Barb Wire Pamela Anderson on board aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in 2004 Pamela Denise Anderson (born July 1, 1967) is a Canadian international television actress, model, producer and an author. ... Publicity photo from Barb Wire Barb Wire is a comic book series set in a post-apocalyptic world, published by Comics Greatest World, an imprint of Dark Horse Comics. ...

Beavis and Butt-head, Beavis and Butt-head Do America
Ellen DeGeneres, Mr. Wrong (Touchstone)
'Friends' cast members turned movie-star-wanna-be's (Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer)
The new "serious" Sharon Stone, Diabolique (Warner Bros.) and Last Dance (Touchstone)

Beavis and Butt-head is an animated series that aired on the cable television channel MTV from 1993 to 1997. ... Beavis and Butt-head Do America is an animated feature film that was released in 1996, produced by Paramount Pictures and MTV Films, and directed by Beavis and Butt-head creator Mike Judge. ... Ellen DeGeneres, on her talk show. ... The Touchstone lightning logo (1986). ... Friends was a long-running American television sitcom centered on the lives of a group of six twenty-somethings (eventually thirty-somethings) consisting of three men and three women living in New York City. ... Jennifer Aniston Jennifer Joanne Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, perhaps best-known for playing Rachel Green on the television sitcom Friends, and her much-publicized marriage to Brad Pitt. ... Lisa Kudrow Lisa Marie Diane Kudrow (born July 30, 1963) is a Jewish-American actress who was born in Encino, California, USA. She went to Portola Middle School, in Tarzana, California and graduated from Vassar College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. ... Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani in Joey Matt LeBlanc (born July 25, 1967 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA) is an American actor. ... David Schwimmer David Schwimmer (Hebrew: דיוויד שווימר, born November 12, 1966) is a Jewish American actor, born in Astoria, New York, USA. He is best known for his role as Ross Geller in the television sitcom Friends. ... Sharon Vonne Stone (born March 10, 1958 in Meadville, Pennsylvania) is an American actress, model (height: 5 ft 7 in (1. ... // 1955 movie Les Diaboliques is a black-and-white film directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot (U.K. title = The Fiends) based on the novel Celle qui nétait plus by Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac. ... The WB Shield used from 2003 to present day Warner Bros. ... Last Dance is a 1996 movie staring Sharon Stone. ... The Touchstone lightning logo (1986). ...

Worst "Original" Song

"Pussy, Pussy, Pussy (Whose Kitty Cat Are You?)" from Striptease, written by Marvin Montgomery Striptease is a 1996 movie starring Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, and Ving Rhames. ...

"Welcome to Planet Boom! (a.k.a. This Boom's for You)" from Barb Wire, written by Tommy Lee
"Whenever There is Love (Love Theme from Daylight) from Daylight, written by Bruce Roberts and Sam Roman

Publicity photo from Barb Wire Barb Wire is a comic book series set in a post-apocalyptic world, published by Comics Greatest World, an imprint of Dark Horse Comics. ... Thomas Lee Bass, better known as Tommy Lee (born October 3, 1962), is a musician, best known as the drummer for the Glam metal band Mötley Crüe. ... Daylight is an action film, released on Friday, December 6, 1996, starring Sylvester Stallone. ...

See also

Golden Raspberry Awards
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The Golden Raspberry Awards or Razzies were created by John Wilson in 1980, intended to complement the Academy Awards by dishonoring the worst acting, screenwriting, songwriting, directing, and films that the film industry had to offer.
The term "raspberry" is used in its irreverent sense, as in "blowing a raspberry." In Cockney rhyming slang, "raspberry" means flatulence, "raspberry tart" rhyming with "fart".
It was awarded in 2003 to Travis Payne for "Distinguished Under-Achievement in Choreography" in the film From Justin to Kelly.
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