Marquette Wire

Christopher Nolan’s Oscar dreams turn into a nightmare

Matt Mueller

February 1, 2011

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I feel bad for the Oscars. I know that it must sound strange to have sympathetic feelings toward a gaudy festival of self-congratulations, privilege and false modesty, but I sincerely do. These emotions tend to come about around this t...

Hitting the Marq: Best Animated Short nominees

Matthew Reddin

March 4, 2010

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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...

List of the Week: Best Picture Nominees

Matthew Reddin

February 4, 2010

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This Tuesday, the Academy Award nominees were announced. This year, however, there's an unexpected twist — the list of Best Picture nominees includes 10 films, not the 5 that have been customary for over 60 years. To help you...