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Mark Dujsik
I liked when they had a singer accompanying it, just to deter people from applauding. But yeah
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Mark Dujsik
Ganz was there.
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Mike McGranaghan
Which In Memorium loss hit you hardest in the last year? It was Stan Lee for me.
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David Edelstein
Roeg
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David Edelstein
Finney
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Mara Reinstein
penny Marshall
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Mark Dujsik
Isao Takahata. Grave of the Fireflies is a masterpiece.
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Mike McGranaghan
A real shame that they left Dick Miller out of the In Memoriam segment.
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David Edelstein
Fuck
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David Edelstein
Unforgivable
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Meg Swertlow
They are really pushing Whiskey Cavalier.
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David Edelstein
Heads must roll
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David Edelstein
For Dick Miller
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David Edelstein
Yay truth
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Meg Swertlow
Barbra and Bette in the same show?! This stage is bigger than I thought!
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Nell Minow
Gaga clapping for Barbra.
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David Edelstein
Duet?
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Mark Dujsik
Wait, Streisand is introducing BlacKkKlansman?
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Mark Dujsik
Even the Academy knows to keep her away from A Star Is Born.
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David Edelstein
First Spike Lee film with a Jewish co-hero. Oscar. Coincidence?
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David Edelstein
I’m Jewish by the way.
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David Edelstein
Obviously.
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Meg Swertlow
How did I not know that was Denzel Washington’s son?!
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Mark Dujsik
Those teeth are still ridiculous.
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Meg Swertlow
I went to elementary school sign John David Washington! I guess he grew up!
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Meg Swertlow
To be fair, he was much smaller back then.
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Mike McGranaghan
Rami Malek's best performance is still pretending he didn't know about the Bryan Singer allegations when he signed on for this film.
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David Edelstein
He and Singer never got along
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David Edelstein
But that doesn’t change your point
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David Edelstein
I loved Maleks performance so much that I forgave the movie its many gaffes. Because I believed that voice was coming out of that guy.
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David Edelstein
But you know what? Disclaimer: I hate the fact of awards. I hate that we talk about losers.
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David Edelstein
I know it’s fun but
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David Edelstein
I know you’re reading me here because of it
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David Edelstein
So it’s hypocrisy but there you go
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Meg Swertlow
Oh there’s no hypocrisy in Hollywood
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Mark Dujsik
I liked Malek in the remake of Papillon, just so it doesn't seem like I'm crapping on the guy.
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Mark Dujsik
I'm also the guy who liked the remake of Papillon.
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Rachel Chang
Since they just played "West Side Story," have you heard Rachel Zegler (the teen cast as Maria) sing "Shallow"?! Stunning. She'll be on the Oscar stage someday. Or Tonys.
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Mike McGranaghan
I joke about Malek, but I thought he was quite good in the movie.
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David Edelstein
The John Lewis Certificate of 𝖠𝗉𝗉𝗋𝗈𝗏𝖺𝗅 means something for Green Book
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Meg Swertlow
I love all these cupcake chic looks. Go Frances!
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Mike McGranaghan
Yalitza is the first Indigenous Mexican actress to be nominated for a Best Actress Oscar.
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David Edelstein
There are frowny faces but it’s just fact
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David Edelstein
I love all theee actresser
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David Edelstein
These
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David Edelstein
OMG
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Matt Noble
All the Best Picture nominees have won
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Charlie Bright
OLIVIA!!!!!
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Meg Swertlow
Olivia Coleman! I knew it!
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David Edelstein
Now let me add this was my pick for best performance in NY Mag
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Mike McGranaghan
Shocker! I was sure it would be Glenn Close.
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Nell Minow
Wow.
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Rachel Chang
Wow!!!
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David Edelstein
But I thought Close was a lock even though this was my choice for best performance of the year
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Nell Minow
Now everyone should go and watch her other performances. She is great great great.
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Matt Noble
What does Close need to do to win an Oscar?
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Matt Noble
But what a wonderful moment.
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Mike McGranaghan
Olivia Colman is quite charming, isn't she?
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David Edelstein
The movie she made with peter Mullen was little scene because it opens with him accidentally kicking his dog to death. But it’s one of the great performances of the decade
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Rachel Chang
Poor Close is officially the Lucci of the Oscars
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David Edelstein
Little seen
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Meg Swertlow
This might be my favorite Oscar speech ever. She’s superb in Broadchurch. I’m a huge fan.
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David Edelstein
What was it called
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Mark Dujsik
My wife pointed out that Frances McDormand is wearing Crocs.
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Mara Reinstein
I’m just sitting here in shock
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David Edelstein
Yeah my fave Oscar acceptance speech too
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Matt Noble
I reckon Close may be the best actor to not have won an Oscar.
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David Edelstein
Yet
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David Edelstein
The film is ridiculous
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Mark Dujsik
Tyrannosaur?
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Matt Noble
Good point David
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Mara Reinstein
She’s calling her agent tomorrow. She needs to make this happen.
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David Edelstein
Yes!
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David Edelstein
Incredible performance
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David Edelstein
Mullen too
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Nell Minow
Once again, I point out that the Spirit Awards got everything right, including Close and Barry Jenkins.
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David Edelstein
Well. I can’t be upset about my fave performance of the year winning
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David Edelstein
Just because I got it wrong in my prediction
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Mark Dujsik
I'm ready for another Spike speech.
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Mark Dujsik
Oh, well.
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Question from Caitlin
What happened to a 3 hour show?!
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Mike McGranaghan
I'm disappointed that it wasn't Spike.
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David Edelstein
I said 11:13
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Meg Swertlow
Never gonna happen, Caitlin!
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Nell Minow
"Being her doesn't get old."
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Meg Swertlow
David, you might be right!
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Mark Dujsik
I guessed 3:17 in my pool.
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David Edelstein
Spike has great films to come
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Mike McGranaghan
The 3-hour show went out the window when they agreed to broadcast all the awards.
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David Edelstein
And he has an Oscar tonight
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Nell Minow
Ack. "Being here doesn't get old" is what I meant to type. AC is going to be back on stage very soon.
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Mark Dujsik
So Roma's winning. Or Black Panther shocks everybody.
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Question from Willis R.
May be my favorite Oscars because of this conversation! Who needs a host?!
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Mike McGranaghan
*whispers* I thought Roma was kind of dull. *stops whispering *
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David Edelstein
And I wept through the closing credits so it takes all kinds
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David Edelstein
I hope u saw it in a theater
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David Edelstein
It should envelop you
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David Edelstein
It’s not good TV
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Mike McGranaghan
I saw it on a very large TV.
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David Edelstein
5th time in 6 years a Mexican director has won
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Nell Minow
Thank you, Willis R! And thank you , my fellow critics. It has been a great pleasure.
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Mark Dujsik
But I heard they're not sending their best!
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David Edelstein
Your power run out nell?
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Matt Noble
What are we thinking for Picture?
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Mark Dujsik
Sorry.
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Nell Minow
I saw Roma in a theater and did not love it. But it is not the kind of movie I am good at appreciating.
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Matt Noble
I'm still with Roma
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Charlie Bright
I’m really scared it’s going to be Green Book now
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Matt Noble
But BKkK would be my vote
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Meg Swertlow
I’m changing my vote to Julia Roberts for best picture
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David Edelstein
Green book could win. Or black klansman
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David Edelstein
But I think roma
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Nell Minow
How many times does Best Director not lead to Best Picture?
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Matt Noble
Oh my
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David Edelstein
Oh my squared
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Mark Dujsik
😄
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Nell Minow
Oh my goodness.
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Meg Swertlow
WHAT JUST HAPPENED?!
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David Edelstein
Hey I enjoyed green book. But wrong year for it
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Mark Dujsik
"What just happened?" The Oscars!
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Meg Swertlow
I mean—my dad really liked Green Book
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Mike McGranaghan
*whispers* I really liked Green Book despite its flaws. *stops whispering*
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Nell Minow
I liked Green Book. Bought some Don Shirley music after. But oy vay.
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Mark Dujsik
I liked it, mostly as an actors' piece.
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Nell Minow
The speeches are making it worse.
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Mike McGranaghan
Blackkklansman is still 2018's best picture.
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Question from Carol
Thanks to you all. I really enjoyed your comments. Come back next year!!!
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Matt Noble
This win will not age well
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David Edelstein
It’s the driving miss daisy
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David Edelstein
But I liked driving miss daisy
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David Edelstein
So let’s not demonize good movies
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Nell Minow
Overall, though, a great year for the Oscars. Thanks, everyone.
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Mark Dujsik
3:17, baby!
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David Edelstein
You win
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David Edelstein
Good night and good fucking luck to us all
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Meg Swertlow
Great job! That was fun!
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David Edelstein
Thanks again
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Charlie Bright
You said it David!
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Mark Dujsik
Thank you for joining all these great people and tolerating me.
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Mark Dujsik
But seriously, this was a blast.
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Meg Swertlow
So fun! Thanks for following along! You can find me at @meggbot3000, @megswertlow
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Mike McGranaghan
Thanks to Goodtalk for having me, my fellow colleagues for the conservation, and everyone who followed. Check out my reviews at http://AisleSeat.com
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Mike McGranaghan
Good night, everyone!
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Mark Dujsik
You can find my writing at markreviewsmovies.com.
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Mark Dujsik
G'night!
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Rachel Chang
Well, that was #OscarsSoWeird! Great to be able to share it all with you!
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Mara Reinstein
Thanks All!!! that was fun
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Matt Noble
Yeah, thanks so much for the chats. You can follow me on twitter @nobtruth or Insta @matt.noble
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Monday, March 18th 2019
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Question from Sally
Do you think there will be a host next year?
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