Celebrity culture and Oscar madness

RRU Staff

"It would appear film buffs and Oscar pundits can agree on at least one thing about this season’s best picture Oscar race. It’s the year of the Hollywood three-way, which might sound like a scene from Wild Things, but isn’t. It refers to the showdown between 12 Years a Slave, Gravity and American Hustle. Try as we might to resist placing our bets and vent about who should win, it’s all part of the game, says Michael Real, professor of communications and culture at Royal Roads University."

Read the full story in the Times Colonist.

Listen to an interview on CFAX 1070 here. Fast forward to the 32 minute mark.