…Choose Wisely

Happy Oscar Sunday! It’s finally here! With all the glamour, craziness, and inspiration we’ve come to expect. When it’s all said and done, most of us are in no way impacted by the events of tonight. However, we and the world are touched by the films that tonight celebrates. Perhaps that’s why so many of…

…dare to dream

Happy Oscars Eve! We’ve made it through our best pics marathon, so now all that’s left to do is patiently wait for the big event to arrive. We recognize that not everyone has the time to stay on top of their nominated film viewing. With just over 24 hours until showtime, it’s time to make…

…embark

Hiding among this year’s best picture cast of characters, a band of astronauts, lawyers, bankers, post-apocalyptic warriors, and bad ass investigative journalists, is a young Irish-American immigrant woman named Eilis (Saoirse Ronan). Her story is not small, but simple, yet spanning continents, and frankly the perfect place to start. And thus 2WC’s countdown to the Oscars begins…

…get hip

I know 2WC is not always kind to the hipster. The concept of constant irony and like things only until everyone else does (did you ever really like them to begin with then, did you?) is exhausting at best and downright hypocritical at worst.  But, for the most part they’re harmless and mild-mannered (because enthusiasm…