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Hurt Locker’s Oscars a testament to what is really important in creative endeavors

Accepting his Oscar for best original score for Up, Michael Giacchinio talked about how he used to get his dad’s movie camera and make little movies, and noted that his parents never discouraged his creativity. That came back to mind … Continue reading

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I predict the Academy Awards

Expanding the field for the Academy Award for best picture from five films to 10 has made a major difference in this year’s Oscars: Instead of three movies no one is talking about, there are eight. Even if the field … Continue reading

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2010 Oscars nominations, Kentucky style

Lexington native George Clooney is once again an Oscar nominee, this year for Up in the Air, a movie that got a lot of love from the Academy when nominations were announced on Tuesday morning. The film, about a man … Continue reading

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