Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Podcast: Oscar red carpet recap

By Conor Murphy

February 29, 2012

Filed under Arts Podcasts

Collegian producers Conor Murphy, Emily Merlino and Kevin Romani along with special guest Annie Harrington provide a full recap of the best and worst dressed at this past Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony. Podcast: Oscar Red Carpet Part 1 ...

Ancestry of the Academy Awards

By Melissa Mahoney

February 24, 2011

Filed under Movies

This Sunday, the most sought-after man at the 83rd Academy Awards will not be Colin Firth or Jeff Bridges, but rather a short, bald, and unabashedly nude gentleman named Oscar. He never speaks – natural for a man of met...

Colin Firth top notch in “The King’s Speech”

By Shane Cronin

January 20, 2011

Filed under Movies

With a second world war on the verge of breaking out in Europe and the proliferation of radio in the early 20th century, Great Britain’s royal family can’t avoid the public airwaves. After the elderly King George V (Michael Gambon) passes and his oldest son – the dashing King Edward VII...