February 3, 2010 Yesterday Colin Firth received a Best Actor nomination for his starring role in A Single Man, the Tom Ford adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's 1964 novel. Today Firth talks to Terry Gross about playing professor George Falconer, a gay professor navigating Southern California in 1962.
February 2, 2010 This year's Oscars' Best Picture list has been expanded to 10 nominees. Many contenders wouldn't have had a chance in the previous years' five-film cut. Linda Holmes explains why mass-appeal movies, like The Blind Side, help the Oscars more than hurt.