A lot of oddsmakers are talking up Jean Dujardin for his silent turn in the mostly speechless The Artist.
And Max Von Sydow is getting a supporting push for playing a traumatized man who communicates via facial expressions and note writing in Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close.
But a friend of mine ... More >>
The Academy Awards will be telecast on February 27, when we'll get all new acceptance speeches to savor and barf at.
In the meantime, having just posted the worst speeches in the trophy's history, here are my favorite ones, whereby winners managed to shine in that high-pressure situation--ac ... More >>