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 Corn Chowder

Day two of 12 Days of Oscar brings us another film that was nominated for but did not win an Oscar.  The 2006 film The Devil Wears Prada features Anne Hathaway as recent college graduate Andrea “Andy” Sachs.  Andy takes a job as the junior personal assistant to Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep), the editor-in-chief of fashion … More Chicken Corn Chowder

Potato Leek Soup

While the Winter Olympics feature is winding down, today’s post brings us 1/4 of the way through the 12 Days of Oscar.  Today’s film is the third in this series that was Oscar-nominated but did not win.  Renee Zellweger was nominated for Best Actress for her portrayal of the title character in the 2001 film … More Potato Leek Soup