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Joker, The Irishman Lead 2020 Oscar Nominations

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood cleaned up, too.
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Oscar Nominations: The Biggest Snubs and Surprises

Jennifer Lopez’s supporting-actress snub highlighted a morning of Academy gatekeeping.
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    Rose McGowan Is ‘Deeply’ Offended by Natalie Portman’s Oscars Protest Cape“I’m not writing this out of bitterness, I am writing out of disgust.”
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    The Academy’s Reason for Snubbing Luke Perry at the Oscars Is Not GreatIt was a noticeable omission.
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    Even Eminem Can’t Fully Explain Why He Performed at the Oscars“It was presented to me that way, and I said, ‘Oh, that’s kinda dope to not even announce it.’”
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    VFX Society Says Oh No, You’re Not Pinning This One On Us to Oscars Cats Bit“The best visual effects in the world will not compensate for a story told badly.”
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    Let These Photos of Bong Joon Ho Giggling at His Oscars Spark JoyThe Academy Awards might be local, but they’re also pretty cool.
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    The Academy Awards of Self-FlagellationParasite’s Best Picture win wasn’t just a daring choice for the Academy. It was an acknowledgment that English-language cinema is no longer the bar.
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    This Was the Least-Watched Oscars EverOscar ratings in general have been in free fall in recent years.
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    All the Celebs That Had to Sign NDAs to Party With Beyoncé Last NightSocial media was banned inside the event.
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    Did Idina Menzel in Fact Hit That High Note?Let’s listen to her “Into the Unknown” Oscars performance.
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    A Close Read of Joaquin Phoenix and Renée Zellweger’s Baffling Oscar SpeechesPeople keep winning Oscars, so people keep giving Oscar speeches.
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    9 Things You See at the Vanity Fair Oscar PartyBurgers, cigarettes, and a dancing Chaka Khan.
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    Perfect Humblebrag: Bong Joon Ho Apologizes to Engravers for All of His Oscars“I’m so sorry for the hard work.”
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    Parasite Stabs Competition, Leads 2020 Oscar WinnersBong Joon Ho wins Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best International Feature Film.
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    The Oscars Ceremony Was Too Long, for No Good ReasonWhat could have been an all-timer of a broadcast was merely a good one, because too much unnecessary material was added.
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    How Parasite Pulled Off Its History-Making Best Picture WinIt was both the best film and the film of the moment.
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    The Highs, Lows, and Whoas of the 2020 OscarsFrom Parasite’s winning streak to Eminem’s surprise appearance to Olivia Colman’s sex confessions.
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    All the Ways Parasite Made History at the 2020 OscarsBong Joon Ho & Co. took home four major prizes.
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    Ray Romano Shocks the Oscars With His Hotness (And an F-Bomb)Here’s what Ray Romano really said while presenting at the Oscars.
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    Just 7 GIFs of Celebrities Reacting to Eminem’s Random Oscars PerformanceWe had an opportunity to capture these, and we did not let it slip.
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    Laura Dern Thanks Acting Heroes (Who Also Happen to Be Her Parents) for Oscar“Some say, never meet your heroes, but I say if you’re really blessed, you get them as your parents.”
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    Diane Keaton and Keanu Reeves Shamelessly Flirt Onstage at the OscarsOh, what might have been for Something’s Gotta Give’s Erica and Julian!
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    Janelle Monae’s Oscars Opening Number Goes Into Audience, Terrifies CelebritiesOnce dancing Jokers have been unleashed into the room, there’s no telling what can happen.
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    Brad Pitt Tears Up While Accepting the First Oscar of the Night“Once upon a time in Hollywood, ain’t that the truth …”
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    See Every Red-Carpet Look From the 2020 OscarsGreta Gerwig, Janelle Monáe, Cynthia Erivo, and more are gracing the red carpet of the 92nd Academy Awards.
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    Saoirse Ronan Elevates the Butterfly Clip at the 2020 OscarsMaking sure everyone knows who’s queen bee.
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    Natalie Portman Smuggles Snubbed Female Directors to the Oscars in Her CapeThe actress had this year’s overlooked female directors embroidered on her Dior.
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    Spike Lee Honors Kobe Bryant in the Most Spike Lee Fashion PossiblePurple and gold, baby.
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    How to Watch and Stream the 2020 Oscars CeremonyEither get Cliff Booth to install an antenna on your roof or follow our advice.
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    All 53 Movies Nominated for an Oscar This Year, RankedThis ranking of 2020 Academy-anointed films is subjective and based on nothing but personal evaluation. But it is right.
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    When Are the Women in Little Women Little?: A Guide for Academy VotersIn case you still need to fill in your Oscar ballot and Greta Gerwig’s innovative timeline confused you.
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    How Netflix Could Pull Off an Animation Upset at the OscarsThe streaming platform’s in-house animation studio has 30 projects on the horizon. But first, it’s eyeing Academy recognition.
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    Vulture’s Final 2020 Oscar Predictions for Every CategoryIn 1917 versus Parasite, we’ve got a battle of consensus versus passion. Which will win out?
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    What It Feels Like to Finally Win an OscarThree long-denied Academy Award nominees describe in detail their moments on the podium — and how long the high lasts.
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    Who Is Writing Brad Pitt’s Awards Season Speeches?At least one outside speechwriting agency confirms that Pitt’s representatives contacted the organization.
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    Every Billy Crystal Oscars Song Parody, RankedThe 2020 Academy Awards ceremony will have no host, but no one can take away these 49 memories.
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    Liza Minnelli Has No Interest in Seeing JudyBut she hopes Zellweger had a good time doing it.
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    A Story of Pajamas: How Nightwear Became Essential to The IrishmanLongtime Martin Scorsese collaborators Sandy Powell and Christopher Peterson walk us through the suits, rings, knits, and nighties of their film.
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    How Many Best Picture Contenders Will Go Home Empty-handed This Year?The way the Oscars race is shaking out, not everyone will get a trophy.
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    The Oscars Tweet Their Picks for the Oscars Days Before the OscarsWell … good news for Laura Dern.
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    The House That Parasite Built (From Scratch)A look into how Bong Joon Ho and his production team created the homes of the haves and the have-nots.
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    A History of International Screenplays Winning and Losing at the OscarsParasite’s nomination for Best Original Screenplay helps reverse a disappointing trend from the last few decades.
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    What Happens in the Mirror Universe Where Nicole Kidman Won the 2002 Oscar?How many Academy Awards would Beyoncé have?
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    Thomas Newman on His 14 Oscar Losses and His Best Shot to Finally WinThe prolific movie-score composer walks us through his career, from The Shawshank Redemption to American Beauty to Finding Nemo to 1917.
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    How Many Oscars Could 1917 Win?Oscar voters have recently tended to spread the wealth around. Could 1917 be the movie that breaks that trend?
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    Billie Eilish to Perform at Oscars If She Can Get Out From Under All Her GrammysYou should see her in a crowd … of huge movie stars at the Academy Awards.
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    The One Scene That Best Represents Each 2020 Best Picture NomineeHere are our picks for the singular scenes that Oscar should use to represent each Best Picture nominee at this year’s Academy Awards.
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    The Oscars Will Honor Kobe BryantThe NBA star won an Oscar for Best Animated Short in 2008.
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    Eight Points of Interest From Oscar’s 2020 Class PhotoIncluding a Bong-Waititi summit, another eye-popping Sandy Powell look, and Leo lurking close to yet another Greta.
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    Let’s Talk About the Ending of 1917The ending of Sam Mendes’s film is tasked with giving viewers a happy ending in a conflict that offered few uncomplicated victories.
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    1917 Is Starting to Look Like an Oscars JuggernautThe World War I blockbuster cruised to victory at this weekend’s Directors Guild Awards. Is Oscar next?
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