Category Archives: Oscar Nomination

What Lies Behind The Great Beauty

This past weekend, we were invited to watch a foreign film showing at the Aquarius Theater in Palo Alto by friends.  After dinner at Lyfe Kitchen, we walked over to the theater, a dowager establishment on Emerson. The film is … Continue reading

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An Oscar Nod To Abe?

Tomorrow evening, we will find out who have garnered the Oscar nod for best picture, actors, directors, screenplays, etc.  I think of the contenders and I’m excited and nervous for them.  Of the nine nominated films for best picture, I … Continue reading

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