The King’s Speech

Looking Back on 10th Annual Movies for Grownups, a Night of Royalty and Wit

Posted on 01/30/2012 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

EntertainmentMy first Academy Awards were in 1977, when “Network” won Best Picture.  I’ve been covering Hollywood all this time since, so you can imagine, I’ve been to more than my fair share of awards shows.  Most are fun.  A handful are special, meaningful.  The Movies for Grownups Awards gala is an elegant jewel among Filmland events, as I was delighted to experience for myself last year. The 10th Annual AARP Movies for Grownups were my first, and what a marvelous …