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Academy Awards

  1. tributes
    The Oscars Will Honor Kobe BryantThe NBA star won an Oscar for Best Animated Short in 2008.
  2. mad men
    What Is a White Man Mad About in This Oscar-Nominated Movie?A helpful guide to the many pissed-off white dudes in this year’s Academy-recognized films.
  3. awards season
    Issa Rae on Oscar Best Director Nominees: ‘Congratulations to Those Men’Sorry to those men.
  4. oscars 2020
    Joker, The Irishman Lead 2020 Oscar NominationsOnce Upon a Time in Hollywood cleaned up, too.
  5. oscars 2020
    The Oscars Will Skip the Whole To-Do and Just Go Hostless Once AgainWe all remember the Kevin Hart debacle.
  6. oscars 2020
    Academy Disqualifies Nigeria’s Lionheart Over Predominantly English DialogueLionheart is the country’s first-ever submission to the Best International Feature Film category.
  7. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Can Parasite Worm Its Way Into Best Picture?Bong Joon-ho’s dark satire hits theaters in New York and Los Angeles this week, and American viewers finally get to see what all the fuss is about.
  8. oscar futures
    Oscar Futures: Are Jojo Rabbit and Joker Too Divisive for Oscar?Whatever debates Taika Waititi’s film may inspire are probably nothing compared to what’s going on with Todd Phillips’s movie right now.
  9. backstories
    The Hardest, Strangest, Most Unforgettable Jobs In HollywoodTV and movie craftspeople share their stories (and a great dip recipe).
  10. once upon a time in hollywood
    It’s Time for a Best Stunts OscarAfter 28 years of stuntpeople lobbying the Academy, an annual category for them remains elusive. Why?
  11. and the presidency goes to...
    Big Little Lies Casting Director Named President of the Motion Picture AcademyHe replaces John Bailey, who served for two years.
  12. anniversaries
    The Death of the Middlebrow Legal ThrillerWhy the demise of a genre built on the spines of John Grisham novels makes us less interested in Oscar races.
  13. obviously
    The Academy Backtracks on Oscar Telecast Date Because Of CourseIt won’t be sticking with the early February idea.
  14. last night on late night
    Anjelica Huston Could’ve Starred In MiseryAnd in one of our many alternate universes she probably did?
  15. well well well
    The Academy Changed a Few Rules, But Not the Netflix OneThat’s A-OK with Steven Spielberg!
  16. feuds
    Roman Polanski Is Trying to Sue His Way Back Into the AcademyWell!
  17. the oscars
    Justice Department Says Banning Netflix From the Oscars Could Be Against the LawTurns out banning Netflix films from Oscar contention might violate antitrust laws.
  18. vulture lists
    The Best Movies That Lost Best Picture at the OscarsA second look at 91 years of the Academy Awards, including this year’s Green Book win.
  19. vulture lists
    Every Oscar Best Picture Winner, Ranked91 years into the Academy Awards, which movies stand above the rest?
  20. oscars 2019
    See Every Red-Carpet Look From the 2019 OscarsLady Gaga, Glenn Close, Regina King, Constance Wu, and more stars strutted down the carpet at the 91st Academy Awards.
  21. award season
    Where to Stream This Year’s Oscar-Nominated MoviesCatch up before Sunday’s ceremony.
  22. oscars 2019
    Not Just a Queen: A Beginner’s Guide to Olivia Colman’s TV Comedy WorkBefore playing monarchs, she was British comedy royalty.
  23. oscars 2019
    Everyone in Hollywood Hates the Oscars Cutting Categories From Broadcast“It’s just too fucking dumb for words.”
  24. where's the beef?
    The Oscars Are Feuding With the SAG Awards Over Famous PresentersSAG says that actors have been presented with an ultimatum to choose which show they’d like to present at.
  25. awards season
    The Oscars Reportedly Want Kevin Hart Back As HostSure.
  26. oscars 2019
    And Now the Academy Might Not Want an Oscars Host at AllBut we have so many good suggestions!
  27. movies
    Kenya Lifts Rafiki Ban; Audiences Cheer at First Screening in NairobiThe lesbian love story was previously banned in the country, but will be now be allowed to screen for seven days.
  28. film
    Kobe Bryant’s Film Academy Invite Is CanceledFor now, he’ll just have to settle for being an Olympic medal and Oscar winner.
  29. oscars 2018
    Trump Tweets About Low Oscars Ratings: ‘Problem Is, We Don’t Have Stars Anymore’He even throws in a “joke.”
  30. Catch Up on the Weekend’s Award Show Monologues from Jimmy Kimmel, Nick […]Over the weekend were two big movie award shows: the Independent Spirit Awards on IFC, and the Oscars on ABC. Both ceremonies featured […]
  31. Here’s Your Complete List of the 2018 Oscars WinnersThe Shape of Water takes Best Picture.
  32. oscars 2018
    Jimmy Kimmel Confirms That He Will Address Time’s Up and #MeToo at the OscarsAn earlier interview from ABC seemed to suggest that he wouldn’t.
  33. 66 Oscar Monologues and Opening Numbers Ranked, From Worst to BestFrom Seth MacFarlane and Snow White to Chris Rock and NPH, with lots of Bob Hope in the middle.
  34. profile
    After a Very Big Year, Mary J. Blige Is Seeing Herself Anew“I learned that I’m a powerful woman because I don’t have to say much to be heard,” says the R&B star and double Oscar nominee.
  35. Why Has Mudbound Been Left Out of the Awards Conversation?Mudbound is a turning point in Netflix’s history with the Oscars, but being acquired by the network is a double-edged sword for the film itself.
  36. oscars 2018
    Jimmy Kimmel Will Host the 2018 OscarsThe 90th Academy Awards will air March 4, 2018.
  37. Jimmy Kimmel Will Return to Host Next Year’s Academy AwardsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is planning way ahead for next year’s Oscars ceremony, because today they officially announced […]
  38. oscars 2017
    Oscars’ Last-Minute Surprise Highlights What’s Wrong With the Bloated Award ShowMoonlight beating La La Land was a great TV moment. How many people turned off the Academy Awards before it happened?
  39. Here’s Jimmy Kimmel’s Monologue at the 2017 Academy AwardsJimmy Kimmel made his Oscars hosting debut last night, and in case you missed it, you can watch his full opening monologue above. Kimmel on our […]
  40. oscars 2017
    The Oscars Have an Age Problem, According to a New ReportThe Oscars are for the young, and Michael Keaton.
  41. oscars 2017
    Study Finds Women Underrepresented in Non-Acting 2017 Oscar NominationsWomen’s Media Center found that women made up only 20 percent of non-acting nominations.
  42. oscars 2017
    The Oscar Noms Will Be Announced Sans Live PressAn audience-less livestream will be the new norm.
  43. Jimmy Kimmel Will Host the 2017 OscarsThe 2017 Academy Awards has found its host. According to Variety, Jimmy Kimmel will host the awards ceremony, which is slated to air Sunday, […]
  44. The Unsettled, Unsettling 2016 Oscar RaceControversy and uncertainty make this one of the most wide-open awards seasons in years.
  45. Watch Chris Rock’s Monologue at the 88th Academy AwardsChris Rock returned to the Academy Awards last night for his second hosting stint, and he used his opening monologue to address the […]
  46. oscars 2016
    McKay: Political Comment at Oscars Had No Target“This is a right‑left movie, and we’ve got to stop, man. Big money is taking over our government, and until right and left goes, no more big money.”
  47. academy awards
    Quincy Jones Will Address Diversity With the Academy’s Board of GovernorsJones promises to stick to the script on the telecast.
  48. #oscarssowhite
    Animal House’s Flounder Not Into Academy’s RulesHe penned an open letter saying the organization’s inclusion problem “is an integrity issue, not a racism issue.”
  49. #oscarssowhite
    New Academy FAQs Say Org Wants ‘Credibility’Also: “Voting for the Oscars is a privilege of membership, not a right.”
  50. Here’s Chris Rock’s First Promo for the 2016 OscarsChris Rock is returning to host this year’s Academy Awards, and ahead of the big ceremony next month, the first New Years-themed (or at least, […]
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