Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences have their way of picking movie winners; we have ours. Weâ€™re not gonna say Movie Smackdownâ€™s way is necessarily better than its Oscar competition, although […]
The film Albert Nobbs â€” a cross-dressing version of Downton Abbey â€” features Glenn Close dressed as a man the entire movie. She plays the title character, a 19th-century Dublin woman who passes as a man so she can work as a waiter. I’ll bet confused waiters all over the world are racing off to check the movie listings even as we speak.
The look is so bizarre that my daughter who attended the screening with me expressed her fear after the film that she’s going to have nightmares about the character. But the voting members of the film Academy gave Close an Oscar nomination. . […]
What was she thinking? Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep tied for BEST ACTRESS at this year's Critics' Choice Awards. This led Bullock to either a) lose her mind, b) go for some kind of Oscar-attention-grabbing agenda […]