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Straight outta nominations

Sarah Howard

January 21, 2016

On Jan. 14, movie buffs and casual watchers alike checked to see if this could be Leonardo DiCaprio’s year to finally win an Oscar. In the 88th year of the Academy Awards, Leo received his fifth nomination, but minority acto...

6 Biggest Oscar nomination snubs of 2015 season

Drew Pendleton

January 20, 2015

While the Oscars are a much-anticipated event, for some fans, they have a damper cast on them. Every year, someone is left out of the lineup, and while this year’s is an interesting mix, some contenders have found themselves on...

Biopics in the driver's seat for 'Best Picture' prize

Drew Pendleton

January 13, 2015

This year’s race for the biggest Oscar of them all – “Best Picture” – will be a photo finish come March, and even Thursday morning. While several big fan favorites (such as “Gone Girl,” “Into the Woods” an...

Comedic actors take on dramatic roles, may earn Oscar nominations

Drew Pendleton

January 11, 2015

The Oscar nominations are coming soon. Thursday morning, we’ll find out who’s in the hunt for that legendary golden statue. While there are plenty of storylines this Oscar season, one of the most compelling is that of comedi...

Movies the Oscars forgot about

Erich Hilkert

February 27, 2012

Hollywood's biggest stars were on the red carpet last night, and the film industry gathered together to recognize 2011's finest achievements. Unfortunately, not every deserving movie or nominee actually made it on the list. Ev...

Film: Let’s party like it’s 1988

Jordan Berry

March 2, 2011

By now, the damage from the 83rd Academy Awards is too much to overcome. I can't even brag about calling Tom Hooper's upset of David Fincher for Best Director because of how poorly the rest of my predictions played out. Granted, I ...

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