Query of the Week

Posted on 09 Mar 2006 at 11:00pm
By David Webb Staff Writer

What was your reaction when “Crash” beat out “Brokeback Mountain” for the Academy Award for Best Picture?

“I never saw “‘Brokeback Mountain.’ I’ve been meaning to see it. So I have nothing to base it on.”
– Shaun Bartlett
Mortgage broker

“I wasn’t surprised. I figured “‘Crash’ was going to win, simply because L.A. loves movies about L.A.”
– Michael Roe
Farmer and actor

“I don’t care. I really don’t pay attention to the Oscars.”
– Phil Petersen
Pilot

“I’m not at all surprised. I’m glad “‘Crash’ won. Both pictures much deserved the award. Both tell a great story.”
– David Jubb
Human resources

“I thought “‘Brokeback Mountain’ was a great film and a milestone in gay culture. I don’t know that it was best film quality.”
– Tim Johnson
Service


Have a suggestion for a question you’d like us to ask? E-mail it to staff writer David Webb@ webb@dallasvoice.com.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition, March 10, 2006.

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