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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 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, …

Photo Courtesy of Fencesmovie.com On Tuesday the Academy announced the full roster of nominations for the 2017 Academy Awards, more affectionately known as “the Oscars.” Critics and common moviegoers reacted to the news, celebrating well-deserved nods and critiquing snubs. While no one was surprised to see some of the season’s most buzzed-about films, like “Manchester …

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 …

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It’s tough to imagine we’re almost at the end of another awards season, and yet here we are less than a week away from Hollywood’s biggest night: the 88th Academy Awards. First broadcast in 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, The Academy Awards are the highest honors in the film industry, setting the standard for all …

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 …