Tag: The Descendants

So, last night the world endured watched the 84th Academy Awards. A lot of people seemed emotionally invested in this year’s Oscars, what with two Black actresses (Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer) up for awards. Plus, this year’s slew of nominees were, overall, of a much higher caliber than in recent years. Anyway, just wanted [...]

On Tuesday, February 21, the Strand Bookstore will host the Critics Circle: Inside the Oscars event. The event will feature such esteemed film critics as David Denby (The New Yorker), Michael Musto (Village Voice), Andrew O’Hehir (Salon), Dana Stevens (Slate), and NYU film professor Deborah Reinisch as they engage in a lively pre-Oscars discussion. Share this: