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Quote of the Day

"Once upon a time this country made best pictures, and huge numbers of people went to see them, and we've gotten away from that. It's tragic."

— Film critic/historian David Thomson in Nick Madigan’s article “Best pic noms elicit strong reactions” in Variety magazine, encapsulating a trend I've been writing about for years.

Posted at 09:10 AM on Fri. Feb 06, 2009 in category Quote of the Day, Movies - The Oscars  
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