Ellen DeGeneres did a great job hosting the Oscars this year! And the high point was undoubtedly the star-studded selfie that broke Twitter! The magic moment has been imitated many times since, but which take was Ellen's favorite? Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to see what Ellen thinks of the Simpsons version, the LEGO version, the Kevin Spacey [...]
Riding a wave of publicity following her appearance at last week's Oscars ceremony, where her mispronounced name instantly became an Internet meme, Idina Menzel saw robust business at her new Broadway musical, "If/Then," which began performances on Wednesday.
The Oscar selfie creme de la creme is a version where someone photoshopped everyone's face into Kevin Spacey's face -- we agree with Ellen DeGeneres, it's creepy and wonderful all at once.
This week offers one of last year’s best movies that was sadly ignored by the academy and never got a particularly wide release. Also a film that shockingly got an Oscar nomination, a an arthouse flop, and some great catalog titles. New: Beyond Outrage: There was a time I was obsessed with “Beat” Takeshi Kitano, [...]
In the seventh day of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, a friend of the runner said that on two occasions, the double-amputee Olympian fired guns under dangerous, unusual — and… READ ON
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A friend of Oscar Pistorius testified in the Olympian's murder trial Tuesday that the athlete twice fired guns for which the double-amputee is charged with firearms violations.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius became furious with a police officer who handled his licensed gun after pulling the car he was in over for speeding, and the athlete later fired the gun out of the car's sunroof without warning, a friend of Pistorius said Tuesday at his murder trial.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — The friend of Oscar Pistorius who was identified by witnesses as being with the athlete on two occasions when a gun was shot in public is testifying at Pistorius' murder trial on Tuesday.
Last week, Oscar Pistorius' defense team spent a lot of time trying to get witnesses to acknowledge that they might have confused the sound of gunshots with the sound of Oscar bashing in the door to to the toilet with a cricket bat. Here's... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — The chief lawyer defending Oscar Pistorius at his murder trial on Tuesday questioned the methods of the pathologist who conducted an autopsy on the girlfriend who was fatally shot by the double-amputee runner in his home.
Oscar Pistorius killed his girlfriend almost instantly with expanding, hollow-point bullets designed to cause maximum damage, a pathologist said yesterday in testimony so graphic it made the athlete vomit. The judge banned live reporting of the expert's testimony, which included detailed autopsy results, but later decided that journalists could summarize...
Maybe having John Travolta mangle your name at the Oscars isn't such a bad thing. If/Then, the musical starring Tony-award winner Idina Menzel (whom Mr. Travolta called "Adele Dazeem" during her... To view the full story, click the title link.
South African Paralympics medalist Oscar Pistorius has pled not guilty to the 2013 murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in what South Africans are calling their "trial of the century."
A Sea World orca breaches. (Credit: David Neiwert) [Cross-posted at Orcinus.] The documentary Blackfish may not have qualified as an Oscar finalist this year, but it has already had more real-world impact than any similar film in memory, in addition to its having sold over 2 million theater tickets. Show More Summary
[Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius, on trial for killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, reportedly cried and vomited into a bucket today during a pathologist's graphic testimony about Steenkamp's death. Pistorius claims he shot Steenkamp thinking she was an intruder. Image by Siphiwe Sibeko via AP.] Read more...
The legendary composer discusses setting up the score for the Oscar nominated drama, on Blu-ray and DVD March 11. [...]
As the murder trial of South African runner, Oscar Pistorius, moved into its second week, the first ever amputee Olympian was forced to endure graphic testimony that reportedly left him vomiting. Day 6 of the South African “Trial ofShow More Summary
Oscar Pistorius, now in the second week of his trial for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp, has cried and prayed, and has become physically ill in the courtroom in Pretoria, and has covered his eyes and his ears, doubled over. On Monday,...Show More Summary
bool(false) Today we report on Suzy Menkes leaving the International New York Times, Oscar coverage, and paper dresses. Read the full post Web Snob March 3, 2014 which appeared first on Snob Essentials.
Frozen was pretty #loud at the Oscars, racking up awards for Best Animated Feature, and Best Original Song. The song in question was recently covered by the fine gentleman you see here.