2016 Twelve Days of Oscar Roundup

It’s time to close out another 12 Days of Oscar.  The 88th Academy Awards ceremony will air tonight hosted by Chris Rock, from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood.  This year’s awards are laden with criticism concerning the lack of diversity among this year’s nominees.  Several of Hollywood’s elite are boycotting this year’s awards, while several … More 2016 Twelve Days of Oscar Roundup

Chicken Enchiladas

In today’s 12 Days of Oscar installment, we move to four films that have won an Oscar.  The first Oscar winner this year is the 2006 film Babel.   Babel is a multi-narrative drama following three stories that intersect at varying plot points.  In Morocco, a goat herder has given his son and a friend a rifle … More Chicken Enchiladas

White Queso Dip

Today marks our last installment of this year’s 12 Days of Oscar.  This is the last film in this year’s lineup and the fourth film nominated for an Oscar this year.  Boyhood  was shot intermittently over twelve years with the same cast.  The film shows Mason (Ellar Coltrane) growing from grade school to college, living … More White Queso Dip

Eggs Benedict with Quick and Easy Hollandaise Sauce

Today is day five of 12 Days of Oscar, and the second film in this year’s series that’s an Oscar winner.  The 1993 film Mrs. Doubtfire won the Academy Award for Best Makeup, the only category in which it was nominated.  Following a divorce, Daniel Hillard (Robin Williams) works to find a way to spend more … More Eggs Benedict with Quick and Easy Hollandaise Sauce