The Academy Awards (frequently known as the Oscars) are accolades presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence of professionals in... More
The Academy Awards (frequently known as the Oscars) are accolades presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence of professionals in the film industry, including directors, actors, and writers. The formal ceremony at which the awards are presented is one of the most prominent award ceremonies in the world. It is also the oldest award ceremony in the media.
This year's MTV Movie Awards, hosted by Conan O'Brien, will give Oscar nominees one last chance to shine this awards show season! Find out which films will face off for the coveted golden popcorn.
Leonardo Dicaprio didn't snag an Oscar this yea More »
Ellen DeGeneres hosted yet another entertaining Oscars ceremony, which included a record-breaking, star-studded Twitter photo, and an impromptu pizza party! Get the rundown of the night's biggest winners, including a handful of first-timers!
The Oscars are upon us, but there's more to look forward to than just the red carpet and the winners — find out which musicians will be performing live during Hollywood's biggest night.
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Philomena Lee Talks Inspiration for Her Incredible True Story and the Oscar Nominated Film
Celebified was on the red carpet for unite4:good's charity event and spoke to Philomena Lee, the inspiration for one of the most talked about Oscar fil More »
Whether or not you liked Ellen DeGeneres' second hosting of the 2014 Academy Awards, she had some great moments. Here are 20 of her best Oscar jokes, ranging from costume choices to pizza.Note: These moments are listed in chronological order, because rank More »
It wasn’t the kind of uplifting, commercial movie the Academy has been going for in recent years.
Anecdotal evidence said it was too brutal and harrowing for some squeamish voters to even watch.
Its chief rival had made five times as much money, More »
Cate Blanchett confessed that being the frontrunner for Best Actress was “intense, unbearable pressure” backstage at Sunday’s Academy Awards.
To relieve the stress, the “Blue Jasmine” star indulged in what she described as a “phenomenal massage.”
Brad Pitt’s Sunday ended with an Oscar for producing “12 Years a Slave.” It began less glamorously.
“I had to clean up dog poop today,” he told the media backstage, explaining that it was in his bedroom.
Pitt’s collaborator and fellow Oscar winn More »
The Oscars got the awards right, but didn’t have much fun handing them out.
There were some moments: Host Ellen DeGeneres’ jokes had more bite than usual, and it worked. Her bit about ordering pizza was cute. Her group selfie broke Twitter for awhile More »
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews the 2014 Academy Awards telecast, and says that it was a rough night for host Ellen DeGeneres and the producers that still had some fine speeches. Read More...
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After months of campaigning and prognosticating, the 2014 Oscars are finally here. Follow along as we live-blog the show! Read More...
Who shined and who didn't during this year's 85th Academy Awards? We run down the best and worst of one of yet another uneven Oscar telecast. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/awards-campaign/posts/best-and-worst-of-the-85th-academy-awards-seth-mcfarlane-adele- More »
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews the 2013 Academy Awards telecast and says that Oscar host Seth MacFarlane sang, danced and occasionally offended in a bloated, conflicted night. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/whats-alan-watching/posts/review-seth-macfarlane-e More »
The worst thing I can say about this year's Oscar opening? This was originally supposed to be a list of Seth MacFarlane's best jokes.
This is usually the point in an award ceremony when we list the host's smartest one liners. It was easy during the Gol More »
Brett Ratner got lucky. It probably didn't seem that way in November, when he lost his gig producing the Oscars after a casually homophobic comment. But his stupidity saved him from having to perform the delicate dance the Oscars struggle more and more to More »