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
“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
“I’m not at all surprised. I’m glad “‘Crash’ won. Both pictures much deserved the award. Both tell a great story.”
– David Jubb
“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
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This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition, March 10, 2006.