Politics & Policy

Corruption At The Oscars?

Many “civilians”–the term Industry people use for those not in the entertainment biz–assume the Oscars are corrupt. How else to explain the bizarre choices made every year? And doesn’t everyone ...
Politics & Policy

The Adaptation Game

As any reader of Scott Fitzgerald knows, screenwriters are famously dissed in Hollywood. One of the few breaks we get, those of us who are Academy members anyway, is that ...
Politics & Policy

Off-Key Broadway

Perhaps I was reacting to a boatload of rave reviews and prizes that put me in a “Show me!” mood or perhaps I was simply tired from too-much-Thanksgiving, but I ...