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February 29, 2016
Complete list of 2016 Oscar winners
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The 88th Academy Awards took place on Sunday, honoring the best of film from the past year.
February 29, 2016 - 2:06am
'Spotlight' takes top Academy Award, #OscarsSoWhite other big winner
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Catholic Church abuse movie "Spotlight" was named best picture, the top award at Sunday's Oscars ceremony, after a night peppered with pointed punchlines from host Chris Rock about the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that has dominated the industry.
February 29, 2016 - 1:50am
February 28, 2016
Chris Rock transforms Oscars into biting racial commentary
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comedian Chris Rock launched his return stint as Oscar host on Sunday by immediately and unabashedly confronting the...
February 28, 2016 - 11:55pm
'Spotlight' wins top Oscar prize on night of racial critique
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Catholic Church abuse movie "Spotlight" was named best picture, the top award at Sunday's Oscar ceremony, after an evening peppered with pointed punchlines from host Chris Rock about the #OscarsSoWhite controversy that has dominated the industry.
February 28, 2016 - 11:18pm
January 14, 2016
'The Revenant,' 'Mad Max' lead Oscar nominations
LOS ANGELES "The Revenant," a gritty tale of frontier vengeance, led the Oscar nominations on Thursday, picking up a leading 12 nods for Best...
January 14, 2016 - 9:04am
February 22, 2015
‘Birdman’ soars to Oscar heights on best picture win
LOS ANGELES — The dark comedy “Birdman” held up a mirror to Hollywood and its struggling actors and received in return the film industry’s...
February 22, 2015 - 11:49pm
January 15, 2015
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Reuters) - Show business satire "Birdman" and colorful caper "The Grand Budapest Hotel" led the Academy Awards nominees on Thursday with nine nods apiece, including best picture, in the quest for Hollywood's top film prize. The other best picture nominees...
January 15, 2015 - 8:19am
March 3, 2014
‘12 Years a Slave’ wins best picture
LOS ANGELES — The slavery drama “12 Years a Slave” won the Academy Award for best picture on Sunday, making history as the first movie from a black director to win the film industry’s highest honor in 86 years of the Oscars. British director Steve McQueen’s unflinching...
March 3, 2014 - 12:02am
January 16, 2014
List of key Oscar nominations
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan 16 (Reuters) - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced nominations on Thursday for the 86th Academy...
January 16, 2014 - 9:19am
Update: 'American Hustle,' 'Gravity' and '12 Years A Slave' lead Oscar nominations
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Con-men caper "American Hustle" and space thriller "Gravity" led Oscar nominees on Thursday with 10 nominations each,...
January 16, 2014 - 7:53am
February 24, 2013
‘Argo’ takes best movie Oscar
LOS ANGELES — Ben Affleck’s “Argo,” a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best picture at the Academy Awards. From...
February 24, 2013 - 11:41pm
January 10, 2013
'Lincoln' leads Oscars with 12 nominations
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- The Civil War saga "Lincoln" leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations, including best picture, director for...
January 10, 2013 - 8:23am
February 24, 2012
Oscar gold fails to translate to cash
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- It's a common complaint among movie fans -- that the Academy Awards honors films no one has seen. Not quite right, but closer to the mark this year than most. For the first time in the three years since Oscar organizers expanded the best-picture category to...
February 24, 2012 - 2:22pm