LOS ANGELES — The Oscars race normally narrows to a binary bore this time of year. But this is 2016, and Academy Awards just widened — again. Alejandro González Iñárritu took top honors Saturday night at the Directors Guild Awards for...Show More Summary
While Leonardo DiCaprio has been nominated on several occasions for an Academy Award, somehow he just hasn’t got there. Now, thanks to some Russian fans, he will finally get an award, albeit homemade and created from silver and gold trinkets. Show More Summary
An unclear cinematic season got a little foggier on Saturday with Alejandro Inarritu's Directors Guild win for his harrowing frontier epic The Revenant. With only weeks to go before the Academy Awards on Feb. 28, the race is still wide open, reports the AP. Even the guilds are divided in...
NFL awarded the best and brightest of the 2015 season, headlined by Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. On Saturday night, the NFL presents its annual Honors show, the league's version of the Academy Awards ceremony that it's been trying to make a thing for a few years now. Show More Summary
The ongoing controversy over the Academy Awards' lack of diversity was realized in a street art installation piece left on Melrose Ave. in Hollywood by Plastic Jesus, known for past attention-getting art critical of the Oscars. The artwork...Show More Summary
Leonardo DiCaprio’s lack of an Academy Award is pop culture fodder. Leo’s constant process of giving outstanding performances, being nominated, and then going home empty handed has been the subject of tons of memes, gifs, and posts across social media platforms. Show More Summary
The Academy hasn't paid much attention to people of color this year, but that doesn't mean there aren't performances to celebrate. At the NAACP Image Awards last night, host Anthony Anderson pointed to all the people who haven't gotten the attention they could have."Look at all of these beautiful shades... More »
The Academy Awards are coming on February 28 and although most stories in the lead up to the show have focused on the incredible whiteness of this (and last) year's acting nominees, there is another issue that has made it's way into the press -- the swag bag. Show More Summary
With less than a month to go until the Academy Awards, it seems there's still little consensus about which film be named best picture. Last weekend, the top prize given out by the Screen Actors Guild — the movie ensemble award — went to the investigative journalism tale "Spotlight," directed by...
The NFL is rolling out the red carpet on Saturday evening to award the best and brightest of the 2015 season. On Saturday night, the NFL presents its annual Honors show, the league's version of the Academy Awards ceremony that it's been trying to make a thing for a few years now. Show More Summary
Leonardo DiCaprio is a world-famous and critically respected actor. And yet, rather infamously, he has never won an Academy Award. Now he may have his chance: A group of filmmakers from Russia's far east have hatched a plan to help the Hollywood star finally get his own Oscar. Unfortunately for Leo, the "Oscar" in question it is not an actual […]
The 47th annual NAACP Image Awards went right to where the Academy Awards chose not to go, honoring two of this year’s most notorious Oscars snubs with top honors tonight. Creed was the clear winner, taking home wins for best actor (Michael B. Show More Summary
The star of The Revenant is the frontrunner for the Academy Award for Best Actor. And its OK to award an Oscar for a stars impressive body of work.
Blogger James Story broke down the Academy Awards' best picture nominees for each year based on their score on the review aggregate site Rotten Tomatoes, and he found that the highest rated film each year only won best picture 26 percent of the time. Show More Summary
The Academy Awards will be filled with some seriously pampered asses this year -- celebs are getting the most balling toilet paper... EVER! Each year all the Oscar nominees get a stupid amount of swag in the official gift bag and this year's…
In the movie world, we're all very focused on our big event coming up, the Academy Awards. If you're a sports fan, you also have a big event that's even closer, the Super Bowl. So if you're a movie website who has found yourself smack...Show More Summary
Academy Award Nominee Ethan Hawke (Regression, Sinister, Boyhood, Training Day) will star in Fundamental Films and Thunder Road Pictures’ upcoming thriller 24 Hours to Live, with acclaimed Second Unit Director Brian Smrz tapped to direct, Bloody Disgusting learned out of EFM in Berlin. Penned by Zachary Dean based on an original script from Ron Mita […]
Halle Berry won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2002 for her role in Monster’s Ball. She was the first woman of color to do so in the history of the Academy Awards and so far she is the only one. Deadline reports that Halle Berry recently attended the 2016 Makers Conference and spoke... Show More Summary
In 2013, a then-9-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis received the Best Actress Oscar nomination for "Beasts of the Southern Wild," making her the youngest nominee in the category's history. This year, the Best Actress nominees are a little bit older. Show More Summary
The American Cinematheque's "A Tribute to the Oscars" this month at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica isn't a commemoration of the Academy Awards but a celebration of famous characters — real and fictional — named Oscar. On Thursday, the Aero pays homage to writer Oscar Wilde with MGM's 1945 adaptation...