Oscars 2012 Pet Peeves – Top Five
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Oscars 2012 Pet Peeves – Top Five

5. If it doesn’t make you cry it won’t win Best Picture. Sure, it always…

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Debating Lincoln, Defining History
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Debating Lincoln, Defining History

From history professors to civil rights leaders, Spielberg’s Lincoln has become a bit of a…

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The State of the Race: The Land of Hope and Dreams
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The State of the Race: The Land of Hope and Dreams

“This train carries saints and sinners. This train, carries losers and winners.” –Springsteen So much…

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Zero Dark Thirty Takes Early Lead in Oscar’s Race for Best Picture
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Zero Dark Thirty Takes Early Lead in Oscar’s Race for Best Picture

Buzz is a funny thing. Just because Oscar pundits think they know the buzz before…

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Picture of the Day – “Slavery Sir? It’s done.”
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Picture of the Day – “Slavery Sir? It’s done.”

Sent to me by Robert McNamara from –┬áThe Louisiana Democrat. (Alexandria, La.) 1845-1918, December 14,…

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Best Picture, Best Director, How Often do they Repeat?
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Best Picture, Best Director, How Often do they Repeat?

The new Gurus of Gold just went up.┬áLincoln still tops, with Spielberg for director. Just…

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GOP House Leader Renting Spielberg’s Lincoln to Show Fellow GOP Reps
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GOP House Leader Renting Spielberg’s Lincoln to Show Fellow GOP Reps

“Slavery sir? It’s done.” Hoping to scrape whatever’s left of their dignity off the floor,…

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The State of the Race: At War, In Love
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The State of the Race: At War, In Love

So the multitude goes, like the flower and the weed That wither away to let…

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Pundits Align Around Certain Films as Season Speeds Towards End
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Pundits Align Around Certain Films as Season Speeds Towards End

Over at InContention, Kris Tapley — who had been predicting Argo — went for Les…

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Lincoln Takes the Lead at Gurus of Gold
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Lincoln Takes the Lead at Gurus of Gold

Over at Movie City News, David Poland put up a quickie chart for Best Picture.…

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