My complete list of Oscar predictions, winners, and other thoughts.
“I know how comfortable it is to curl up with a nice, fat book full of big words and think you’re going to solve all the problems in the universe. But you’re not, you know. A bit of action is required every now and then.” – Teresa Wright as Carol Beldon
My picks for the 88th Academy Awards.
“Never apologize. It’s a sign of weakness.” – John Wayne as Captain Nathan Brittles
“Little by little the look of the country changes because of the men we admire.” – Melvyn Douglas as Homer Bannon
“Everything is backwards now, like out there is the true world, and in here is the dream.” – Sam Worthington as Jake Sully
“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us. There are other forces at work in this world Frodo, besides the will of evil. Bilbo was meant to find the Ring. In which case, you were also meant to have it. And that is an encouraging thought.” – Ian McKellen as Gandalf
“Every man dies, not every man really lives.” – Mel Gibson as William Wallace