As we discuss how awful the snubs at the Oscars are (and wonder why Green Book keeps winning despite several controversies), it's time to celebrate one history-making nomination.Read More
Nominate I, Tonya every year.
Did the Academy nominating committee watch the same movies I did? Or do I just have better taste than the Oscars? Sure, every year there are Oscar snubs. Last year, I complained because Sebastian Stan as Jeff Gillooly was right there and no one cared but this year, it seems that all taste has been thrown out the window and people just FORGOT what movies were good last year.Read More
Delete all you want, the internet is forever.
Hart's seemingly rampant homophobia is hardly a surprise to anyone familiar with his work.Read More
Now let's talk acting awards.
Forget the Best Popular Film category. Disney is going for the big prize with Black Panther this year. The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Disney has hired veteran Oscar strategist Cynthia Swartz to help them with a campaign for the film; Marvel studio head Kevin Feige has set aside a significant budget for the campaign.Read More
Well, another awards season bites the dust. The 90th Academy Awards show happened last night, and this year's batch of Oscar statuettes now sit in the homes of their respective recipients. Here is the full list of winners, and while overall the evening was hugely inspiring for many reasons, there were some disappointments that I think are worth addressing.Read More
When it comes to the Academy and its opinions on black-led films like Get Out, the more things change, the more they stay the same.Read More
Gael García Bernal, Sufjan Stevens, Mary J. Blige, Common, and Keala Settle are among the performers.Read More
As last year's Best Actor winner at the Oscars, Casey Affleck was up to present the award to this year's Best Actress, which rightfully had many people concerned in this moment of #MeToo. Thankfully, Affleck had the good sense to withdraw from the ceremony entirely.Read More
There's a lot we're excited about in this year's nominations. There are also some major disappointments.Read More
I don't think it's a coincidence that the R-rated movie about a bearded man got a nomination, while the feel-good film about women's power didn't.Read More
The nominations for the 90th Annual Academy Awards were announced this morning in Los Angeles, and there are some pretty great things to celebrate! There are also some things that remain disappointingly the same. You can check out the full broadcast courtesy of ABC in the video after the jump!Read More
In 1940 Hattie McDaniel became the first black actor to win an Academy Award for her role of Mammy in the iconic film, Gone With the Wind and her story will be brought to the big screen in an upcoming biopic.Read More
Let's talk about Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel's complete inability to hold his tongue when confronted with a "non-western" name.Read More
"My absence is out of respect for the people of my country and those of other six nations whom have been disrespected by the inhuman law that bans entry of immigrants to the US."Read More
Ryan Reynolds Creates “For Your Consideration” Video, So Can We at Least Get Deadpool an Oscar Nomination?
Last night, Ryan Reynolds tweeted a "For Your Consideration" Academy Award video showing off some of Deadpool's more memorable moments.Read More
Seriously, look at that girl's face. She KNOWS.
We've already expressed disappointment about the Asian jokes that tarnished this year's Oscar ceremony. However, we learned today that there's even more reason to be disappointed. *sigh*Read More
Concept artist Joshua James Shaw shared some early concept art for Deadpool's Negasonic Teenage Warhead, and it's fascinating to see the different iterations she went through.Read More
In the same breath that last night's Oscars extolled the virtues of diversity and equal opportunity, they also seemed to punch down and turn their sights on another incredibly underrepresented group: Asian people.Read More
Last night Margaret Sixel took home an incredibly well-deserved Academy Award for Best Film Editing for her work on Mad Max: Fury Road.Read More
As Jenny Beavan walked down the aisle to accept her Academy Award for Costume Design on Mad Max: Fury Road, a lot of the men waiting along the aisle seemed none too pleased to watch her walk by.Read More