See how one movie changed an entire genre for the better.
My complete list of Oscar predictions, winners, and other thoughts.
My picks for the 88th Academy Awards.
“That’s all any of us are: amateurs. We don’t live long enough to be anything else.” – Charlie Chaplin as Calvero
“Please sir, I want some…” – Mark Lester as Oliver Twist
“Something festers in the heart of Middle-Earth. Something that you have failed to see. But the Great Eye has seen it. Even now he presses his advantage. His attack will come soon. You’re all going to die. But you know this don’t you, Gandalf?” – Christopher Lee as Saruman
“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
“What could be wrong with our child, Robert?” – Lee Remick as Katherine Thorn