Tag: Academy Awards

Asghar Farhadi, Donald Trump, and the Art of Unintended Consequences

“The Salesman,” the latest film from the acclaimed director of “A Separation,” offers a timely portrait of people and places on the verge of collapse­—and an important reminder of the moral power of art.

And the Winners Are: 2016 Academy Awards Edition

“Spotlight” is your Best Picture, but “Mad Max: Fury Road” was the top winner—and also some guy named Leo.

For Your Consideration: Our 2016 Oscar Predictions

We cast our ballot for this year’s ceremony.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Approved New Voting and Membership Rules to Increase Diversity

With the “goal to double number of diverse members by 2020.”

The Envelope, Please: Your 2016 Academy Award Nominees Have Been Announced

“The Revenant” and “Mad Max: Fury Road” lead the way.

Chris Rock Will Host the 2016 Academy Awards

The legendary comedian will return to the spotlight to host for a second time.

And The Winners Are: 2015 Academy Awards Edition

“Birdman” takes top honors, with “The Grand Budapest Hotel” winning the major art department awards.

For Your Consideration: Our 2015 Oscar Predictions

We cast our ballot for this year’s ceremony.

And Now For The Main Event: 2015 Academy Award Nominations

The nominations for the 87th Academy Awards were announced in Hollywood this morning and, while there were plenty of familiar and worthy nods (Boyhood, Birdman, The Theory of…


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