The 38th Golden Raspberry Awards
, or Razzies
, was an awards ceremony that honored the worst the film industry
had to offer in 2017
. The Golden Raspberry Awards were awarded based on votes from members of the Golden Raspberry Foundation. The nominees were announced on January 22, 2018 and the winners were announced on March 3, 2018.
With its nominations for Worst Picture
, Worst Director
, Worst Screen Combo
, and Worst Screenplay
, The Emoji Movie
became the first full-length animated motion picture to receive nominations for those specific categories at the Golden Raspberry Awards
and to win all of these awards. A new award was also created, sponsored by Rotten Tomatoes
, for "The Razzie Nominee So Rotten You Loved It", where the website readers voted for their favorite film which they thought was unfairly nominated, which was won by Baywatch
. One of the film's stars, Dwayne Johnson
, accepted the prize, albeit not in person. He did post a video online saying: "We made Baywatch
with the best of intentions, it didn’t work out like that, but I humbly and graciously accept my Razzie. And I thank you, critics, and I thank you, fans." Read more...