Sunday, February 27, 2011

And The Oscar Goes To . . .

I’m not truly in an unbiased position to make this prediction.  As a matter of fact, I have not seen a lot of the nominated movies but there was one I thought would be worth making the effort to pay a visit to my local theater.

I gave it a two thumbs up!  Of course, Colin Firth had me at “hhhhhello”.

Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush in 'The King's Speech'

I’ll be watching to see if The King’s Speech, along with actors, Colin Firth – Best Actor nominee, Geoffrey Rush – Best Supporting Actor Nominee, Helena Bonham Carter – Best Supporting Actress Nominee, will take home the Oscar for Best Picture.  It’s also nominated for Best in: Art Direction, Cinematography, Costume Design, Directing, Film Editing, Music (Original Score), Sound Mixing and Writing (Original Screenplay).

Whew!  That’s a lot of these to be handed out . . .


At that hour, I’ll more than likely be in these:


As I enjoy a bowl of this:

(Courtesy of Food 52 – < Click on the link for some zesty popcorn ideas!)

If the King’s Speech does take home an Oscar nod, stop by on Monday as I share a few English pieces I’ve collected over the years.  I must be an Anglophile at heart!

Hope you enjoy the show! ~ Wanda

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