• Oscars' Academy Museum, You Made Me Love You | Commentary

    3 days ago - By The Wrap

    To be honest, I fully expected to hate the new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, just on principle. After all, $500 million is an obscene amount of money to blow on movie memorabilia, some of which has already been accessible to the public for ages. If I was really all that keen on gazing upon one of the five surviving pairs of ruby slippers Dorothy wore in “The Wizard of Oz,” I could have bought a ticket to the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan, which has been displaying its own pair since 1979 (although, to be fair, those shoes did go missing for about a decade, after a...
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