This weekend, Hollywood’s biggest stars and most powerful movie moguls gather for the annual Academy Awards ceremony. A panel of film critics joins Diane to talk about this year’s nominees.


  • Peter Brunette contributing editor for and professor of film studies at George Mason University
  • Pat Dowell of NPR
  • Desson Thomson movie critic for the Washington Post

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