All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘best picture’

’12 Years A Slave’ Wins Best Picture At The Oscars

The historical slavery drama 12 Years a Slave bagged the award for Best Picture at this year’s Academy Awards hosted by Ellen DeGeneres. Just as noteworthy, British film director, Steve McQueen, made history as the first black director to win the Best Picture award since the Academy Awards’ inception. 12 Years a Slave went against The Wolf of Wall Street, Philomena, …

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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. The same big name films that have been leading the pack along the way, and creating tons of Oscar buzz …

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Academy Awards: Biggest Snubs of All Time

It’s understandable, occasionally, that a great film might not win a Best Picture Oscar. Sometimes, there is something else that year that just outshines it. For example, Star Wars lost to Annie Hall. Fargo lost to The English Patient. And, Philadelphia lost to Schindler’s List. In a year like that, everyone can go home with their head held high. But, …

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