Lovely Her Featurette

Isn’t this movie amazing? Just saying. Watching this featurette reminds me of how incredible…Her….was! The Karen O. featurette after the jump.
Posted On 13 Feb 2014

Tight Race for Best Song

Who knew that the Best Song category would turn into such a contentious mess? On the one hand you have the frontrunner, Idnina Menzel’s masterful Let it Go, which not only does everything a Best Song is supposed to do – thread through the narrative of the story,...
Posted On 12 Feb 2014

Snippet of Idina Menzel Performing Let It Go

There was a cabaret performance of the songs from Frozen – Broadway World got a snippet of it on video – alas, the rest appears to be not yet online.
Posted On 10 Feb 2014

Academy Rescinds Original Song Nomination

On Tuesday night, the Academy’s Board of Governors voted to rescind the Original Song nomination for “Alone Yet Not Alone,” music by Bruce Broughton and lyric by Dennis Spiegel. The decision was prompted by the discovery that Broughton, a former Governor and current Music Branch...
Posted On 29 Jan 2014

75 Original Songs eligible for 2013 Oscar

BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Seventy-five songs from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2013 are in contention for nominations in the Original Song category for the 86th Oscars®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today. The original songs, along...
Posted On 16 Dec 2013