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Houston location for Jeff Bridges movie Crazy Heart

Jeff Bridges’ film “Crazy Heart”, the story of the redemption of an alcoholic country singer, showcases the landscape of Texas and petchem capital Houston, and won Bridges an Oscar for Best Actor.   For fans of the NPRA road trip from Houston to San Antonio, there are plenty of picturesque shots of wide open spaces, […]

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Petrochemicals go to the Oscars

Daniel Day-Lewis won Best Actor for “There Will Be Blood”, a film about a ruthless oil prospector and first reviewed here on the Blog in November. “No Country for Old Men”, set in the wide open spaces of oil-rich Texas, swept the board with four Oscars. And Tilda Swinton, winner of Best Supporting Actress in “Michael Clayton” turned up

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