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Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Chris Rock's Oscars

Plus, James Atkins, 'Last Week Tonight' on Trump, and lots of new rock music.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/29/2016

Quote Unquote

S. Leigh Savidge Has a Death Wish

One of the writers behind ‘Straight Outta Compton’ dishes on Hollywood and hip-hop.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 02/26/2016


Paul Allen's Vulcan Productions Doesn't Want to Conquer Hollywood

But with documentaries like ‘Body Team 12,’ it does want to change the world.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 01/14/2016

Award Watching

5 Oscars Viewing Parties Around Town

Glitz, glamour, and all around revelry at these spots showing this year's Academy Awards

  • By Rosin Saez
  • Published 02/19/2015


Quick Catch Up: Oscar–Nominated Short Films at Harvard Exit

Check out the contenders for Best Live Action Short Film and Best Animated Short Film before the Academy Awards ceremony.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/28/2014

Film Fan

Oscar Parties with Integrity

Four places in Seattle where you can watch the Academy Awards and contribute to humanity in the process.

  • By Katie Vincent
  • Published 02/19/2013

Film Fan

Binge on Oscar-Nominated Films

Think you can sit through five Best Picture nominees in one day? We know how to make it happen.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 02/06/2013

67 Ways to Stay Sane

5 Oscar-Bait Films We Won’t Miss

We’re tired of talking to our families. Escape to the cinema when these blockbuster films debut.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 11/14/2012

Smashmouth Filmmaking

A Chat with Undefeated’s Oscar-Winning Director T. J. Martin

The documentary finally opens in Seattle this Friday.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 03/28/2012

Friday Water Cooler Talk

Why ‘True Grit’ Should Win Best Picture

And other impassioned arguments for the Oscar underdogs.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 02/25/2011

Award Ceremony

Oscar Parties in Seattle

And how to throw your own last-minute bash—minus the red carpet.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 02/24/2011


Movies You Shouldn’t Miss This Weekend

Including: Oscar-nominated shorts, classic noir, and Johnny Cash’s film debut.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 02/09/2011

Arts & Culture

Do This Tonight: Oscar-Nominated Shorts at the Varsity

  • By Alexandra Bush
  • Published 03/13/2010

Arts & Culture

Local Filmmaker Lynn Shelton Wins Trophy of Her Own

  • By Alexandra Bush
  • Published 03/08/2010

Award Ceremony

Place Your Bets: Oscar Predictions

Who will win, who should win, and what the bookies say. Plus, Oscar party essentials.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 03/04/2010

Drinking Events/Mark Your Calendars

For Your Consideration: Oscar Viewing Parties at Kell’s, Bottleneck

The Academy Awards air March 7. Where will you watch?

  • Published 02/24/2010

Morning Fizz

Predicting the Future

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/03/2010


The Oscar Nominations Are In…

And among them is an unknown documentary about a former Washington governor.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 02/02/2010


Bigelow vs. Cameron

  • By Alexandra Bush
  • Published 02/01/2010
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