Due to what is now being called “the slap heard around the world” between Will Smith (who won Best Actor for his role in King Richard) and Chris Rock, it seems that everyone is talking about the Oscars this morning….Read more →
Get In The Oscars Mood and Save On These Award-Winning Titles!
The 93rd Academy Awards will happen this Sunday night in Los Angeles, and to get you in the spirit we wanted to tell you about these award-winning titles that are on sale now. Spanning from the 1920s to the 2010s,…Read more →
The Time the Academy Lost Its Mind: The Infamous Oscar Snubs of 1953
The Best Picture award is always given to the best film of the year, right? Not necessarily. Arguments have been made for how better movies were passed over for the one that actually won. I always thought Goodfellas should…Read more →
Discuss the 2020 Academy Awards Here!
If you’re moving slowly this morning, that’s understandable. Last night’s Oscars ceremony was a brutally long affair, punctuated by the baffling choice to have individuals introduce other individuals who then introduced awards, a random Eminem performance, an overlong plug for…Read more →
Throwback Thursday: Humphrey Bogart Accepts His Oscar for “The African Queen”
We don’t need to tell you what a legend Humphrey Bogart is. By merely starring in Casablanca — a film many believe to be the best ever made — he gained immortality through his work. Never one to rest on…Read more →
Here Are Your 2019 Academy Award Nominations!
Earlier this morning, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 2019 Academy Awards, celebrating the finest films of the previous year. The movies Roma, The Favourite and Black Panther earned the most nominations, with…Read more →
Robocop’s Weirdest Pop Culture Adventures
In 1987, the future of law enforcement was introduced…and the world hasn’t been the same since. The original Robocop blended dark humor with action and sci-fi, resulting in a movie that had a massive impact upon popular culture. In the…Read more →
“The Shape of Water” Swims to DVD and Blu-ray on March 13th!
Last night’s big winner at the Academy Awards was The Shape of Water. Director Guillermo del Toro‘s deeply mesmerizing fantasy also earned Oscars for Best Director, Best Original Score, and Best Production Design, and it is one of the most…Read more →
Looking At Some of the Greatest Oscars Speeches Ever
“You like me, you really like me!” As if Sally Field wasn’t already lovable enough, she charmed the entire world when she accepted the Best Actress Award at for her performance in 1984’s Places in the Heart at the 57th…Read more →
The 2017 Best Picture in Retrospect
In today’s guest post, Craig Pisani shares his thoughts on the controversy that marked last year’s Oscars ceremony: On March 4th, 2018 the 90th Academy Awards ceremony will be held at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California and hosted…Read more →