The Cube Critics™ consider the Oscars - with Chris Hewitt of The Pioneer Press

In the cubes with Chris
St. Paul Pioneer Press movie critic Chris Hewitt (left), arts reporter Euan Kerr, and Movie Maven Stephanie Curtis talk about films at Minnesota Public Radio headquarters in St. Paul, Minn., on February 23, 2012.
MPR photo/Nikki Tundel

The Cube Critics, Stephanie Curtis the Movie Maven and arts reporter Euan Kerr, ably assisted by St. Paul Pioneer Press movie critic Chris Hewitt, lay down their bets for Best Picture and Best Director at the Oscars this Sunday evening.

The red carpet throw down will start around 5 p.m. with the awards ceremony at 7. You can expect a steady stream of reactions and observations throughout the evening from Stephanie and Euan on Twitter at Cube Critics.

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