A Great Year For Makeup at the Movies
Last year was pretty decent, makeupwise, with Margaret Thatcher going against the apes for the Oscar, and winning paws down.
Cloud Atlas: A movie about makeup
But this year, movieland has come up with an even more exciting batch of blush jobs, the makeup artists going out of their way to use a full palette of cosmetics and prosthetics in order to transform stars into awards contenders.
Among the Oscar front runners:
If you ran into him on the street, you'd say "Pleased to see you, Mr. President!" Not something you'd ever say to Mitt Romney. Good eeeeee-vening. Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchcock. Phat chance. Oscar may find that nominating this movie will be a hard Hobbit to break. Les Miserables. Though maybe it'll be nominated for best LACK of makeup.