87th Academy Awards


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There are some Oscar Best Picture winners that are beyond question. Their win is expected, noted and ultimately accepted because no other film can beat them in the season. Somehow, though, just by being a frontrunner a film is often ...

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Actually our contest produced TWO WINNERS in the Oscar contest. Jason Simpson, who missed only editing and director, and Lorenzo Cusano who missed original screenplay and animated feature. The new tallys are below. Previously: Unfortunately, there were virtually no surprises ...

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“I could hear my heart beating. I could hear everyone’s heart. I could hear the human noise we sat there making, not one of us moving, not even when the room went dark.” ― Raymond Carver, What We Talk About ...

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http://www.awardsdaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/B-f0TnKCIAAeniJ.mp4 Podcast: Play in new window | Download The 87th Annual Academy Awards have been handed out. JK Simmons took home the first big win of the night for Best Supporting Actor. Patricia Arquette earned a standing ovation from the ...

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I was hoping by this hour that some sneak from somewhere would have leaked the Oscar broadcast itinerary — with an rundown of the evening’s main events and estimated time when they will occur. That’s happened before. But so far ...

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We will be giving away the official Oscar poster – I think this is the poster. I got it at the Academy’s headquarters but have yet opened it — to the lucky winner of our contest, along with 5 choices ...
The 85th Academy Awards® will air live on Oscar® Sunday, February 24, 2013.

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On Saturday I will attend the Spirit Awards. The next day I’m going to the Oscars. I think I have a dress. I have earrings and I’m watching lots of makeup tutorials on Youtube. Oh, for the days before “mature ...

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They are bringing out the stars for sure for the 87th Academy Awards, partly because they’re worried no one will watch and partly because they always do! Lady Gaga has just been announced, along with Anna Kendrick, Jack Black and ...

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As Iggy Pop once said, it’ll all be over soon! It’s been a year full of twists and turns. The Oscar nominations could be full of many surprises. This is YOUR chance to show us what you got. Winner gets ...

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The AMPAS has just put out the following release, a change from the past. Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today that actor Chris Pine, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, and directors Alfonso Cuarón and J.J. Abrams, on ...

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It’s all come down to this. The race is anything but settled. Pundits have scattered to the winds. There is no agreed upon consensus for Best Picture – even Deadline Pete Hammond thinks it’s wide open this year. The cliffhanger ...

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They’re coming, whether we want them to or not. I’m looking forward to the host, that much I can say for sure.
Florida Approves Voting Reform Bill

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In case you haven’t been studying at the Oscar race for Best Picture for the last 16 years as I have, you might not remember why the Academy changed their rules in the first place. It was to cure the ...

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Here are the invitees. Interesting to note that they’re inviting only one female director is invited. But the diversity is once again remarkable. The 2014 invitees are: Directors Hany Abu-Assad – “Omar,” “Paradise Now” Jay Duplass – “Jeff, Who Lives ...

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The Academy did not like the way the songs were campaigned for last year, specifically one song, Alone Yet Not Alone. They decided to change the rules, or enforce them, to disallow members to contact other members to campaign for ...

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The Hollywood Reporter’s exclusive continues to illustrate that the anti-gay laws soon to be instituted by the owner of the Beverly Hills Hotel, the Sultan of Brunei: The Night Before party, which draws Hollywood’s biggest stars and every top executive ...

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By all accounts, the 86th Oscar telecast was a huge success, launching the group selfie, featuring the glorious Lupita Nyong’o stealing the show and landing high ratings, most watched in 10 years!. I myself had no complaints. What do you ...

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