In an Oscar race that looked to be between Spotlight and The Revenant, the PGA gave its award to The Big Short. We might have a three-way race this year.
Although most pundits (except me, Mike Burry, M.D.) were predicting either Spotlight, Mad Max or The Revenant to win, The Big Short came up the big surprise at the Producers Guild Awards tonight, along with the expected wins for Amy and Inside Out. What was it that gave some of us hope and cautious confidence?