Misha Crews

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Well, we’re only two weeks into this cinematic adventure, and I’m already learning a lot!  In 1930, there were actually two – that’s right, two – Academy Award ceremonies!  The first ceremony (and the one on which this week’s blog focuses) honored films released between August 1, 1928 and July 31, 1929.  1930 (January – June): …

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Happy Oscar Day, everyone!  Yes, the Academy Awards are finally here, and we can all gather ’round the merry twinkling of our televisions, basking in the glow of Hollywood’s brightest stars.  It’s hard to believe that the first Academy Award celebration was held almost 82 years ago, on May 16, 1929.  It wasn’t televised then, …

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