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Oscars 2019

  1. oscar futures
    6 Reasons Why A Star Is Born Stumbled This Season (and 1 Reason for Optimism)A Star Is Born came into this season as the presumptive Oscars front-runner. Then suddenly, that changed.
  2. last night on late night
    Which Late Night Green Book Parody Is Right for You?Desus & Mero vs. Amber & Seth
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    Everything We Know About the Oscars Broadcast So FarIt may not have a host, but it will have “40,000 real roses.” So … there’s that!
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    Kendrick Lamar and SZA Will Not Perform at the Oscars“All the Stars” won’t be performed by anyone else, either.
  5. party report
    Diane Warren May Not Have an Oscar But She Does Have This Old Chocolate Oscar“It lives in my refrigerator!”
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    From ‘Thank You’ to ‘You Like Me’: We Pick the Oscars’ Most Memorable SpeechesIn a sea of generally pleasant, but rarely memorable speeches, the ones that stand out really stand out.
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    How the Oscars Went Austere for World War IIAfter nearly canceling the 1942 ceremony, the Oscars took a less-than-glamorous approach throughout the war — including issuing plaster trophies.
  8. the toughest scene i wrote
    The Favourite Screenwriter Talks About the Mystery of the RabbitsTony McNamara discusses how the rabbits helped him solve the movie’s most difficult scene.
  9. oscar futures
    How Every Best Picture Nominee Can Go Home With a TrophyFor the first time since 2015, none of the Best Picture nominees could walk away from the Dolby Theatre empty-handed.
  10. awards season
    How to Watch This Year’s Oscars CeremonyAs always, having cable is a blessing.
  11. oscars 2019
    Some Lessons on How Not to Become an Oscar NomineeWatching a lot of movies that don’t quite get nominated for Oscars reveals hard lessons about what not to do if you want to win awards.
  12. the toughest scene i wrote
    Spider-Verse Had to Get You to Love Miles Morales in 45 Seconds“In Miles, we have a kid who’s not ready — he’s not ready for school; he’s not ready for this mission.”
  13. oscar futures
    Is Best Director a One-man Race?Alfonso Cuarón leaped out to a commanding lead in late August, and his grip on the trophy has shown no signs of loosening.
  14. oscars 2019
    The Long History of A Star Is Born Striking Out at the OscarsIf Bradley Cooper’s A Star Is Born comes up short on Sunday night it won’t be the first one.
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    Every (Pre-Lady Gaga) Oscar-Nominated Acting Performance by a Musician, RankedWhat does it take for a performance by a musician to earn acclaim at the Oscars? We ranked the 25 (pre-Lady Gaga) turns deemed nomination-worthy.
  16. oscar futures
    In Best Actor, Has Rami Malek’s Time Come?But Christian Bale and Bradley Cooper will keep fighting till the end.
  17. oscar futures
    This Oscar Season, Everyone Gets a TrophyThe guild results that were supposed to narrow the field to a handful of contenders have instead spread the love around.
  18. awards season
    Queen Will, Queen Will, Rock You at the OscarsWith the help of Adam Lambert.
  19. awards seasom
    The Reign of Incorporating ‘Everyday People’ Into the Oscars Is OverThey “don’t get me ratings,” the ceremony’s producer said.
  20. oscar futures
    Can Anyone Beat Glenn Close in Best Actress?Close seems a solid bet to take home her first Oscar. Does anyone else in the field have a chance?
  21. oscars 2019
    The Oscars Stage Will Reportedly Have 40,000 Real Roses, Zero Real HostsProduction designer David Korins revealed his design on Instagram.
  22. oscars 2019
    Bette Midler Will Perform at the OscarsNot only will all the Best Song nominees be performed, they will be star-studded.
  23. whoops
    Just Kidding! The Oscars Will Air All Awards During the TelecastAnyone have one of those Men In Black mind wipe devices handy? Asking for a friend at the Academy.
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    Can You Guess the Oscar Film From the IMDb Parents Guide Content Warning?Worried about which Oscar nominees you can share with your children? So are others. Can you guess which movies the parents of IMDb are describing?
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    What the 1948 Best Picture Race Has in Common With This Year’s CompetitionThis year’s Best Picture race isn’t the first time films with conflicting takes on a controversial issue were pitted against each other.
  26. the toughest scene i wrote
    Behind the Incredibles 2 Scene That Took ‘Thousands’ of Drafts to Perfect“It was so easy to have Bob become too childish — and if he’s too pouty, you’re going, Why would Helen stay married to this guy?
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    When Co-Stars Become Competitors, Who’s the Favorite?The Favourite co-leads Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone are up against one another for Best Supporting Actress — a potentially awkward situation.
  28. oscars 2019
    George Clooney, Brad Pitt & More Speak Out Against Oscars Shortening StrategyHow many bad choices can the Oscars make this year?
  29. oscars 2019
    Terence Blanchard Talks About the Toughness of Scoring BlacKkKlansman“Your heart just feels like it’s ripped open.”
  30. the toughest scene i wrote
    How BlacKkKlansman Crafted Its Explosive ClimaxCo-writer Kevin Willmott walks Vulture through the movie’s closing confrontation between Ron Stallworth, a bomb, and a car full of Klansmen.
  31. oscars 2019
    Academy Clarifies What Is Being Cut Out of This Year’s OscarsMostly just walking.
  32. the toughest scene i wrote
    Breaking Down The Wife’s Savage Yet Intimate Finale“I’ll tell you, this movie is kind of a metaphor for me as a female screenwriter and director in Hollywood.”
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    30 Years of Comedic Performances That Deserved Oscar NominationsThe Academy has a bad habit of overlooking comedic performances. Here are 30 that deserved more attention than they got.
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    Everyone in Hollywood Hates the Oscars Cutting Categories From Broadcast“It’s just too fucking dumb for words.”
  35. the toughest scene i wrote
    How Mahershala Ali Changed Green Book’s Pivotal Scene“When he brought it up, I immediately realized, ‘Oh, yeah, that is fucked up. What he’s saying is exactly correct.’ It was never a debate.”
  36. oscars 2019
    The Academy Announces Which Awards Will Be Relegated to Commercial BreaksBut the speeches will apparently air at some point during the broadcast.
  37. oscars 2019
    Who’s on Top As We Enter Oscar’s Final Stretch?Roma’s big BAFTA wins ensure that it enters Oscars voting as the Best Picture front-runner.
  38. oscars 2019
    You Can Now Wager on the Academy Awards — LegallyWant to sink your savings on the long-shot chance that Bohemian Rhapsody wins Best Picture? Now’s your chance.
  39. last night on late night
    Glenn Close Wants Nominees to Sit Together at Award ShowsImagine if Close were sitting with Lady Gaga, Olivia Colman, Melissa McCarthy, and Yalitza Aparicio at the Oscars later this month.
  40. oscars 2019
    How Much Do the BAFTAs Love British Actors? A Vulture InvestigationA scientific study of 18 years of BAFTA results.
  41. the toughest scene i wrote
    How Paul Schrader Made Ethan Hawke Float in First ReformedSchrader on writing the film’s levitation scene, where Ethan Hawke and Amanda Seyfried float up into the cosmos.
  42. oscars 2019
    An Oscar Win for ‘Shallow’ or ‘All the Stars’ Would Be Significant. Here’s Why.Popular songs used to rule the original song category at the Oscars. Could a win for A Star Is Born or Black Panther change that?
  43. grammys 2019
    How ‘Shallow’ Could Make History at the GrammysIt’d become the first soundtrack song to win Record or Song of the Year in 20 years.
  44. beards
    Thank You, Bradley Cooper, for Growing Out Your Jackson Maine BeardHe’s taking his biotin, sweetie!
  45. oscars 2019
    Last Year’s Acting Winners Will Present at the 2019 Oscars After AllThe Academy is fine. Everything is fine!
  46. oscars 2019
    The Richard E. Grant Guide to Old New YorkThe Oscar nominee walks Vulture through his strongest New York memories, from a terrible meal at Elaine’s to the wonder of the “DON’T WALK” signs.
  47. taking another look at you
    Bradley Cooper Is Not Ashamed to Admit He’s Embarrassed by Best Director SnubThey always say yeehaw, but they never ask haw yee.
  48. quiz
    Quiz: Which Oscar Nominees Have Been in Superhero Movies?One day, we’ll all have appeared in one. For now, can you identify the stars from 2018’s best films who have comic-book entries on their IMDb pages?
  49. what?
    ABC Exec Says Oscars Chaos Is, Contrary to All Appearances, a Good Thing“The mystery is really compelling. People really care.”
  50. sundance 2019
    Octavia Spencer Does Not Want to Host the Oscars, But We Tried“Oh, Jesus.”
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