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Photo courtesy of Oscars.com The Academy Awards ceremony  — an overblown and overly celebrated private industry awards night — was held for the 90th year on Sunday evening, and the ceremony included all the awkward comedy, forced political messages and sporadic moments of inspiration that the night is known for. Read below for some of the …

Photo courtesy of Flickr Story by Nicholas Lester / Contributing Writer Calling all film enthusiasts: the moment you’ve been awaiting has arrived. That’s right, the nominations for the 90th annual Academy Awards were announced Tuesday. And while you still have over a month to wait for Oscar Sunday — the awards will be held on March 4, …

Photo Courtesy of Oscars Facebook Page Story by Wes McIntyre The 89th Academy Awards featured many non-surprises — Meryl Streep was nominated for the 20th time, and Jimmy Kimmel dissed Matt Damon for the 20,000th time — and several memorable, if not historic moments. Below is a recap of the ones that had viewers buzzing: Of course, …

Oscars

Hollywood’s finest turned out in all their customary glitz and glamour, gifting us a night filled with incredible fashion, cringe-worthy speeches and just the right dose of uncomfortable jokes. But it was also a night of sorrow, for we bade farewell to a faithful friend. As much as it pains us, we must announce the death of …

By Jake Coyle // AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The long take of “Birdman” has stretched all the way to the Academy Awards, where the jazzy, surreal comedy about an actor fleeing his superhero past took Hollywood’s top honor in a ceremony punctuated by passionate pleas for equality. On a stormy night in …