Stories tagged: Oscars
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 7 p.m.
If, as expected, “La La Land” wins the Oscar on Sunday, it would be the first best-picture winner since Clint Eastwood’s “Million Dollar Baby” to feature a woman nominated for …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
That’s why it takes about a month and a team of specialists to get an A-list actress red-carpet ready – and the resulting photos can propel a thousand brands.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
In the 88 years that the Academy Awards have been presented, there have been some head-scratchers in terms of winners and losers. How, for instance, did Jennifer Connelly beat both …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 1:34 p.m.
These five nominees offer unmistakable insight into the troubles that have plagued and continue to plague our world.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:09 a.m.
Opals are non-GMO Washington state gems known for their natural non-browning ability.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 5:13 p.m.
A Stream on Demand special.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
The “Hamilton” star and writer is nominated for an Oscar for his song “How Far I’ll Go,” from the animated Disney film “Moana.”
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List of nominees for the 89th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Part-time Sandpoint resident Viggo Mortensen earns a nod for best actor for his work in “Captain Fantastic.”
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 4:22 p.m.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 10:26 a.m.
NEW YORK – The Oscars finally have a host: Jimmy Kimmel will emcee the 89th Academy Awards. The late-night host will be presiding over the ceremony for the first time. …
Thu., March 17, 2016
The distributor of the Oscar-winning film “Spotlight” has acknowledged that filmmakers fabricated dialogue that made it appear as if a Boston College spokesman downplayed the extent of the Catholic priest …
Thu., March 3, 2016
A couple of the Oscar-winning movies are still in the theaters but most are available to see at home in one form or another. Here’s a list of what you …
Tue., March 1, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lin is disappointed about the way Asians were stereotyped during an onstage skit at Sunday night’s Oscars, and said more racial awareness is needed.
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 7:14 a.m.
List of winners at Sunday’s 88th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Sun., Feb. 28, 2016, 4 a.m.
With the Oscar ceremony airing tonight, Dan Webster and Nathan Weinbender give you a rundown of the six major Oscar categories, selecting which films and performances they think are destined …
Sun., Feb. 28, 2016
Around the remote: What to watch on TV, Feb. 28-March 5
Sat., Feb. 27, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
Spoiler alert: Sylvester Stallone is totally winning the Oscar tonight for Best Foreign Language Supporting Actor.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016
Where does it say that works nominated for the Academy Award for best documentary short film must display all the subtlety of getting hit by a truck? Is a lighthearted …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
A jury has acquitted an Ohio man of stalking Gwyneth Paltrow.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016
Women in Hollywood do not rise on talent alone; Oscar wants to see some thigh.
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
The five nominated shorts, and the four additional “highly commended” titles that make up the theatrical package, use computer animation, hand-drawn animation, stop-motion animation, and in several cases, a mix …
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016
Viewers watching the Academy Awards are usually clueless when the winners of short films are announced. There’s a good reason, of course: few people ever see them.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 22, 2015, 8:58 p.m.
The long take of “Birdman” has stretched all the way to the Academy Awards, where the jazzy, surreal comedy about an actor fleeing his superhero past, took Hollywood’s top honor …
Sun., Feb. 22, 2015, 12:05 a.m.
The academy always whiffs on sports flicks. You’ll note none of these fine films are up for a statuette.
Thu., Jan. 15, 2015, 6:43 a.m.
Two extravagant comedies, “Birdman” and “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” tied for the most Oscar nominations Thursday morning with nine nods each, including best picture.
Sun., April 13, 2014
NEW YORK – Sandwiched between the chest-thumping ambition of awards season and the swaggering spectacle of summer, spring movie-going is usually an afterthought, a limbo for films not bankable enough …
Wed., Feb. 19, 2014
An Oscar viewing party should be the culinary antithesis of a Super Bowl gathering. Where the latter focuses on big, bold, messy flavors tied together with a whole lot of …
Sun., Jan. 12, 2014
It seems to be a consensus among critics and moviegoers that 2013 had an embarrassment of cinematic riches, and with Oscar nominations set to be announced this coming Thursday, the …