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Oscars 2014: Less Than A Week Away, But Anything Could Happen Oscars 2014: Less Than A Week Away, But Anything Could Happen

Various details are starting to get sorted out for the upcoming presentation of the 2014 Oscars, although film fans could still be presented with a number of surprises on film’s biggest night. The past year has been an incredibly competitive …

Emma Watson To Present At The Oscars Emma Watson To Present At The Oscars

Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron have announced the full list of presenters for this year’s Academy Awards that are to be held on Sunday, March 2nd at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. Among those is none other …

Robin Roberts To Host Oscar Red Carpet Show Robin Roberts To Host Oscar Red Carpet Show

The Academy Awards are quickly approaching, and ABC has revealed their lineup of the Oscar red carpet pre-show, Red Carpet Live, hosts. This list includes Good Morning America hosts Robin Roberts and Lara Spencer, actor and model Tyson Beckford, and …

Chiwetel Ejiofor Wins The BAFTA For Best Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor Wins The BAFTA For Best Actor

Though he has lost every other award leading up to the BAFTA Film Awards, Chiwetel Ejiofor was able to take home that prize for Best Actor. The awards were presented last night in London, and offered film fans a handful …

Jennifer Lawrence Wins BAFTA For Best Supporting Actress Jennifer Lawrence Wins BAFTA For Best Supporting Actress

While riding on her superpower as one of the most popular celebrities, Jennifer Lawrence continues to win awards. She previously won the Golden Globe, and may be on track to win another Oscar. Last night, Jennifer Lawrence won the BAFTA …

Pharrell to Perform “Happy” at Oscars Pharrell to Perform “Happy” at Oscars

Pharrell is just everywhere these days. The Renaissance man will be on our televisions yet again performing at the 2014 Acadamy Awards. The musician will be performing his upbeat pop song, “Happy.” The tune might sound familiar because it was …

Alone Yet Not Alone’s Nomination For Best Song Oscar Has Been Rescinded Alone Yet Not Alone’s Nomination For Best Song Oscar Has Been Rescinded

In a bit of an odd move from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, a lesser known film, Alone Yet Not Alone, had its nomination in the Academy Award ceremony removed from the competition. In a puzzling decision …

Jennifer Lawrence “Deserves It All” Says Nicholas Holt Jennifer Lawrence “Deserves It All” Says Nicholas Holt

Once again, it’s been a busy award season for America’s Sweetheart, Jennifer Lawrence. The Academy Award winner was nominated again this year for her role in American Hustle, which already won her the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress. The …

Pharrell Williams Nabs Oscar Nomination Pharrell Williams Nabs Oscar Nomination

If you thought multi-platinum selling singer, songwriter and producer Pharrell Williams had a big year in 2013, just brace yourself. It looks as though 2014 will only elevate his career even more. Williams, who was a fixture on the Billboard charts …

Sandra Bullock Drops F-Bomb During Critics Choice Awards Speech Sandra Bullock Drops F-Bomb During Critics Choice Awards Speech

Luckily the network was able to catch her quick enough to bleep out the incident, but Sandra Bullock used a word that was inappropriate for network television. It was clear to see that Sandra Bullock said “What the f**k?” while …

Netflix’s Oscar-Nominated Documentary ‘The Square’ Is Now Available To Stream Netflix’s Oscar-Nominated Documentary ‘The Square’ Is Now Available To Stream
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The Square, which is nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, is now available to stream on Netflix. The nominations came out on Thursday, with The Square facing competition from The Act of Killing, Cutie and the Boxer, …

American Hustle And Gravity Lead The Academy Award Nominations American Hustle And Gravity Lead The Academy Award Nominations

With no surprise to anyone, American Hustle has the most Oscar nominations of any film this year. It has an outstanding cast, and they have all been nominated as well. A bit of a surprise though is Gravity, and while …

2014 Oscar Nominations Announced 2014 Oscar Nominations Announced

The 2014 Oscar nominations were announced this morning by Chris Hemsworth and Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. No surprise here…Gravity and American Hustle tied with 12 nominations each, with 12 Years …

Complete Oscar 2014 Nomination List Complete Oscar 2014 Nomination List

The much anticipated nominations were finally announced at 5:38 a.m. at the Academy’s Beverly Hills headquarters. Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences prexy Cheryl Boone Isaacs and Chris Hemsworth made the announcement. Balloting runs from Feb. 14-25. The award …

Netflix Gets First Oscar Nomination With ‘The Square’ Netflix Gets First Oscar Nomination With ‘The Square’

Jehane Noujaim’s documentary The Square has been nominated for an Oscar, adding to the list of Netflix content award nominations. The film follows the protests in Tahrir Square from the 2011 overthrow of Hosni Mubarak through the ousting of Mohammed …

Juanita Moore, Academy Nominee, Deceased at 99 Juanita Moore, Academy Nominee, Deceased at 99
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One of Hollywood’s most renowned actresses has passed away. Juanita Moore, an Academy Award Nominee, collapsed and died Wednesday January 1 at her home in Los Angeles. According to her grandson, Kirk Kelleykahn, she was 99 years of age. Moore …

The Wolf on Wall Street: Doing Well Despite Raunch The Wolf on Wall Street: Doing Well Despite Raunch

Among the eight movies that opened on Christmas Day, Variety tells us that Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street is coming out near the top, which is no small feat with The Hobbit being its main competitor. The Wolf …

Eleanor Parker, “Sound Of Music” Actress, Dies At Age 91 Eleanor Parker, “Sound Of Music” Actress, Dies At Age 91

There has been yet another day in the past week in Hollywood. Eleanor Parker is the latest Hollywood icon to pass away, dying at the age of 91. She was known to most people from her role in The Sound …

Critics Choice Awards: The Nominations Are In, But Who Will Win? Critics Choice Awards: The Nominations Are In, But Who Will Win?

As the nominations continue to roll in during the award season in anticipation of the big Academy Award ceremony, the Critics Choice Awards announced their nominations today. A few new faces, and several veterans are present during this year’s nominations. …

Peter O’Toole, Film Legend, Dies At Age 81 Peter O’Toole, Film Legend, Dies At Age 81

Hollywood lost a true legend. Peter O’Toole, who was highly regarded in Hollywood, and the star of many films, will always be remembered for his iconic role in Lawrence of Arabia. The classic film, released in 1962, launched his career, …

Watch Joaquin Phoenix Fall In Love With His Smartphone in “Her” Watch Joaquin Phoenix Fall In Love With His Smartphone in “Her”

In the same vein as Ryan Gosling’s “Lars and the Real Girl” comes Spike Jonze latest film, “Her”. The film sees Joaquin Phoenix meet the woman of his dreams… she’s funny and sympathetic to his needs, the only probelm is …