The 5 Worst Moments From The 2013 Academy Awards
#3: The Jaws music playing people off the stage
The first time it happened, I thought it was pretty clever. In an evening dedicated to the music of the movies, John Williams’ signature Jaws music sneaks up on long-winded Oscar winners and plays them off. But the more they used it, the ruder it became. And when a visual artist responsible for Ang Lee’s breathtaking Life of Pi received both the Jaws music AND a turned off microphone as he tried to draw attention to his fellow colleagues at the financially struggling Rhythm and Hues, the Oscar telecast officially jumped the shark.
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