Posts Tagged ‘oscars’

Celebrating the Oscars

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When I was twelve-years-old I remember sitting on the floor of my bedroom cutting out pictures from the Tribute magazine I got from the cinema. They weren’t pictures of actors or actresses, they were the cut-outs of all the Oscars that were placed about the Academy Award issue that year. I had a dream of

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Watch these Oscar Roundtables

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My favorite part of the Oscar award season is all the roundtables with the nominees.  Thanks to THR you can watch Jared Leto talk about waxing his legs, Julia Roberts discuss the scariest on-set moments and Alfonso Cuaron elaborate on dropping out of film school. Watch the actors and actresses roundtables below:

The 2014 Oscar Nominees

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Here are the nominations for the 86th Academy Awards or “The Oscars” is you’re nasty.  The leaders are American Hustle and Gravity lead with 10 nominations each, 12 Years a Slave has 9 nominations.  I’m happy to see Wolf of Wall Street earn five nominations including Best Picture, Director (Scorsese), Best Actor (DiCaprio), Supporting Actor

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The 85th Oscars: Winners

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We will be posting all of tonight’s Oscar action here in this post – so refresh every so often and you’ll be in the know! Check out all of the nominations below, we will RED BOLD the winners. Wait…a new Walking Dead is on? Well this is a predicament. See you tonight? BEST PICTURE…

Here is Seth MacFarlane With Some Oscar Promo Videos

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Seth MacFarlane will be hosting the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24.  If his SNL gig is any indication that he has chops to be a live entertainer, then it should be a good show.  Some Oscars promos featuring MacFarlane have been released for you to watch below.  I get the feeling people tuning

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2013 Oscar Nominations Announced; Ben Affleck Snubbed for Best Director

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That’s really all I have to say about the nominations, Ben Affleck got snubbed.  Argo was one of the best movies of the year and he didn’t get nominated for directing (although it’s up for Best Picture).  Don’t take this year’s nominations seriously; Flight got a nomination for writing. The 85th Academy Awards will take

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Seth MacFarlane Will Host The Oscars, Make A Spin-off

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that Family Guy, American Dad and Ted creator Seth MacFarlane will host the 85th Annual Academy Awards.  In a surprise twist of not doing something incredibly transparent (“hey look, we got James Franco and Ann Hathaway kids!”) or boring (“call your parents, Billy Crystal is back!”)

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The Oscar Winners: 2012

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The Oscars are over and if you took part in our live blog, you know that I thought it was a pretty good show this year.  The Artist won the big awards of the night – Best Picture, Best Director (Michael Hazanavicius), Best Actor (Jean Dujardin), Best Costume Design, and Best Score. For those who

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Live Blog: The 84th Annual Academy Awards

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I am live-blogging the 84th Annual Academy Awards, I will begin when Billy Crystal walks out on stage.  Why am I doing this?  I watch the Oscars, therefore I know how boring it can be.  I will have my laptop on hand so I figure I will bring some praise and cynicism to the party. 

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84th Annual Academy Awards Nominations (with BOLD predictions)

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Every year the Academy Awards Nominations are sure to piss people off, and this year is no exception.  Hugo dominated receiving 11 nods, including Best Picture and Best Director, for Martin Scorsese’s movie that I called the best movie of 2011. The Artist however is getting a lot of love too (10 nods) for all the

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