Oscar Oscar Oscar!

kristen-stewart-crutchesLast night’s Oscars amazed, delighted, and appalled–from riveting flop sweat moments to charming winners and iffy dresses to the incredibly odd closing number. The vampire actress seemed a limping pill-popper and sullen presenter but I for one liked that, having wearied of clean living by high achievers. I was hoping she’d been in a cat fight or lover’s brawl but she reportedly stepped on glass. Let’s hope it was at least in a fraternity basement.

Gone forever are the awful thematic dance numbers by pro dancers–replaced with the weak dancing of the stars redeemed by the nutty hosting of Seth McFarlane & kicka** belting by divas. With the usual display of comical reaction shots, shifting bodices, and weepy spouses, we laughed, we cried, we aged. Thank you, Oscar.

UVG recommends: Argo, Pi, and The Impossible. All 3 big screeners for different reasons.

About uppervalleygirl

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Posted on February 25, 2013, in Celebrity, Fashion, movies, music and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. It’s annual must-see TV. My loaded Netflix queue should take me through the rest of the winter. Frankly, I’d watch just to see Jack Nicholson sprawled in his seat, leering at the ladies. Priceless!

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