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Arts Express: The Dirty Truth About The Oscars

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The Politics Of The Oscars: Hot Pink Pen movie critic Jan Huttner phones in to Arts Express from Chicago to rant about the upcoming Academy Awards. Jan also weighs in on movie review haikus; Tolstoy, Madame Bovary, and Jane Eyre; pen names; a tale of three film critic personas she harbors; what in the world is Swan Day; and what's up with male movie reviewers behind critic closed doors.

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Safe House: Denzel Washington gets interrogated. The Safe House star, who plays an elusive rogue CIA operative for good reason, reveals to Arts Express some highly unusual research to flesh out his company man sociopathic personality. Denzel also talks what went down while filming in South Africa, race death threats; and CIA waterboarding for real. And, when your safe house is anything but, 'can you trust your landlord?'

The Late George Carlin Encore. The supremely subversive comic gets in touch with his inner male feminist.

Stay tuned for continuing features of Arts Express: Expression In The Arts. Airing On WBAI Radio's Pacifica Network and Affiliate Stations, including WPRR: Public Reality Radio. And if you'd like to Express yourself too, you can write to: ArtsExpressradio@gmail.com

Prairie Miller is a NY multimedia journalist online, in print and on radio, and on WBAI/Pacifica National Radio Network's Arts Express. Read more reviews by Prairie Miller. Contact Prairie through NewsBlaze.

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