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January 9, 2019 - 0 Comments

After the Kevin Hart debacle, it looks like the Oscars are over the idea of a host for the upcoming 2019 awards ceremony. Insiders claim the Academy is planning on going hostless for the first...

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August 8, 2018 - 0 Comments

Well, the Oscars will probably never look the same again. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science’s board of governors approved several changes to the popular ceremony. They are planning to cut time by...

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February 28, 2018 - 0 Comments

The 90th Academy Awards will air this weekend, and it looks like I’m going to be disappointed, ’cause my favorite films of 2017 probably won’t get much love. Movie site Fandango polled more than 7,000...

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January 23, 2018 - 0 Comments

Everyone was waiting for the 2018 Oscar nominations to be released, mainly because they wanted to see if James Franco would be nominated for Best Actor. And if he was nominated, would he attend? As...

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November 7, 2017 - 3 Comments

As some of you may remember, Casey Affleck won the Academy Award for Best Actor earlier this year for his performance in Manchester by the Sea. It was a wonderful movie, and honestly, he probably...

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September 25, 2017 - 0 Comments

It will be October in less than one week now, which means awards season is just a few months away. In November/December several likely award-winning films will be released inside indie theaters near you. And...

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December 5, 2016 - 0 Comments

We had been waiting patiently to hear who will be hosting the 2017 Oscars. Just as recently as last month, the people in charge of the show claimed everyone was still on the table. Well,...

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February 10, 2016 - 0 Comments

The Oscars might be mostly white this year, but at least (hopefully!) they won’t be boring. The producing team for the 88th Academy Awards, David Hill and Reginald Hudlin, made a special announcement earlier this...

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January 25, 2016 - 0 Comments

All of those people asking Chris Rock to step down as the host of the upcoming 2016 Academy Awards are just wasting their time. The 50-year-old actor/comedian is not backing down. In fact, the recent...

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November 25, 2015 - 0 Comments

You won’t hear any official reviews for The Revenant from critics until Dec. 4, but we’re already hearing some rumors following the first screening Monday night for an audience of award voters at the Academy...

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