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Sandler unlikely to ever redeem himself, says Razzie award creator

John Wilson, the cheeky creator of the Golden Raspberry Awards, joins Shad to discuss the worst movies of the year, and of all time.
Adam Sandler — seen here in Pixels — has had a bad year for the past ten years, says Razzie creator John Wilson. (Sony Pictures/The Associated Press)
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Sure, most movies aren't Oscar contenders — but as the film buffs behind the Golden Raspberry Awards note, some movies are so bad that it's kind of ... it's own achievement.  

John Wilson, the cheeky creator of the Razzies, joins Shad to discuss the worst films of the year, and of all time.

As the irreverent award-givers prepare for their 36th ceremony, Wilson reflects on the difference between funny bad and I-want-my-money-back bad; why only the toughest actors accept their Razzies; and why certain filmmakers (Cough. Adam Sandler. Cough.) may never redeem themselves. 

WEB EXTRA | Watch the promotional video for the upcoming Razzies. Plus, as mentioned on air, Halle Berry's colourful acceptance speech in 2005. "She has set the standard," says Wilson. "Her performance on the stage that night almost redeemed Catwoman."  

 
 

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