Marquette Wire

Auto-Tune at the Oscars: Unexpectedly and inexplicably charming

Matthew Reddin

March 3, 2011

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Procrastination is a wonderful thing. Here I was, on a Sunday night, putting off writing this blog while watching the Academy Awards, and I found something that was even better than what I was planning on writing. “Tiny Ball of Li...

With “The King’s Speech”, the Oscars show their age

Matt Mueller

March 2, 2011

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Every year, there are two guarantees: taxes and the Oscars will disappoint. Yes, somehow every late February, the Academy takes four hours of ABC screen time to build audiences up and then make them vow to never watch again. Already, the Internet is crying out th...

Hitting the Marq: Best Animated Short nominees

Matthew Reddin

March 4, 2010

Filed under Marquee

This Oscar season, we've been plagued with many burning questions. Will the extra Best Picture noms make a difference? Which ex will win Best Director: Cameron or Bigelow? Was Quentin Tarantino dropped as a child or born that...