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Caption This!

Some of these are a little WTF. But you know in Hollywood you have to show up. You have to truss up and be seen or you won't get work so many of them are just there to be there. That's the one side of Hollywood that when I think on it too…

Affleck’s Speech

"I was here 15 years ago or something, and I had no idea what I was doing. I was sitting out here in front of you all, really just a kid, and I went out and I never thought that I would be back here, and I am because of so many of you…

Oscars 2012

What a wild ride. I hope Oscar goes back to five. I don't think my heart could take another year like this one. My parting thoughts: Life of Pi should have won Adapted Screenplay and Picture. Lincoln should have won Adapted…

Saying Goodbye to Oscars 2012 and Thanks

My Oscar year started on the French riviera. It was cold and raining. Without the sunshine glimmering off the pavement we were instead teased by all of that sunlight in Rust and Bone, one of the more memorable films from Cannes. When…

Walter Kirn Pretty Much Nails It

Oh, the beauty of the an illusion.  Once you pull away the curtain you know exactly what's standing there by now, right? Oz, the envisioned glory town, Kansas - the reality. Up in the Air writer Walter Kirn writes up his experience in…

The Curse of the Winner

The truth about we crazy humans is that most of us like to be on the winning side.  It feels good to win. It sucks to lose. When you lose your testosterone drops if you're a male and that probably feels like what post-partum…

The Industry so far, not the Oscars

It's gotten to a point where every award won counts as "the Oscars." Oscar turned his back on the consensus rules which said Ben Affleck and Kathryn Bigelow should have been nominees - and when that happened, the industry and consensus…