Nothing here deserves to be characterized as morbid. Indeed, quite the opposite.
It doesn't take a crystal ball to see that this year's Academy Awards will amount to a shootout between "Hugo," with 11 nominations, and "The Artist," with 10. Fittingly, they are two movies inspired by love of movie history, the first about the inventor of the cinema, the second about the transition from silent films to talkies.
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A review of the "Mystery Science Theater 3000" revival that's now playing on Netflix.