Oscars

(L-R) Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Rosamund Pike, Ben Affleck, and David Fincher attend the Opening Night Gala Presentation and World Premiere of "Gone Girl" during the 52nd New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on September 26, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Oscar Best Picture Snubs: 5 Films That Deserved a Nomination

With only eight films nominated for Best Picture at this year’s Oscars, we point out five additional films that deserved a spot in this prestigious Academy Award category.

01/16/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 15: Actor Michael Keaton accepts the award for Best Actor in the film 'Birdman' onstage during the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for BFCA)

‘Birdman,’ ‘Boyhood’ Top Winners At Critics’ Choice Awards

Fresh off their Oscar nominations, “Birdman” and “Boyhood” added to their awards-season haul with multiple wins at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.

01/16/2015

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This Week: Rihanna Allegedly Kisses Leo & The Oscars Are Close

This week, a good girl gone bad may or may not have kissed your favorite bachelor and Hollywood’s most important night is fast approaching.

01/16/2015

Director Richard Linklater, winner of Best Director for "Boyhood," poses in the press room during the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“Boyhood” Is Oscar Favorite In Vegas

Las Vegas oddsmakers said Thursday that “Boyhood” is the favorite to win the Academy Award for Best Picture. However, Nevada doesn’t allow wagering on the Oscars.

01/16/2015

Actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce the nominees for Best Picture at the 87th Academy Awards Nominations Announcement at the AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on January 15, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

2 Comedies Lead Oscar Nominations

Two extravagant comedies, “Birdman” and “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” tied for the most Oscar nominations on Thursday morning with nine nods each, including Best Picture.

01/15/2015

Despite his womanizing ways on television’s “How I Met Your Mother,” Neil Patrick Harris came out in November 2006. “I am a very content gay man living my life to the fullest,” he said. Harris and partner David Burtka have twins, one boy and one girl. (credit: Andy Kropa/Getty Images)

Neil Patrick Harris To Host Oscars In 2015

Neil Patrick Harris is going for an awards-show trifecta, set to host the 2015 Oscars after four hosting stints at Broadway’s Tony Awards and two at TV’s Primetime Emmy Awards.

10/16/2014

Director Steve McQueen accepts the Best Picture award for "12 Years a Slave" with actors Sarah Paulson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Lupita Nyong'o, screenwriter John Ridley, actor Chiwetel Ejiofor, producers Arnon Milchan, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner and Anthony Katagas, actress Adepero Oduye and producer Brad Pitt on stage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“12 Years A Slave” Rises Up At Oscars

Perhaps atoning for past sins, Hollywood named the brutal, unshrinking historical drama “12 Years a Slave” as the best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards.

03/03/2014

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“Gravity” & “American Hustle” Lead Oscar Noms

The con-artist comedy “American Hustle” and the space odyssey “Gravity” lead the Oscar nominations, announced on Thursday morning, with 10 nods each.

01/16/2014

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Best Ways To Party Like A Movie Star In DFW

Millions of people will be watching the Oscars, waiting to see their favorite celebrities on the screen. Luckily, you don’t have to move to Hollywood and become a movie star to feel like one.

02/21/2013

Emma Stone and Seth MacFarlane announce the nominees for Best Picture at the 85th Academy Awards Nominations Announcement at the AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on January 10, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“Lincoln” Leads Oscar Nominations

The Civil War saga “Lincoln” leads the Academy Awards with 12 nominations including best picture, director for Steven Spielberg and acting honors for Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones.

01/10/2013

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Oscars Expert Expects “Real Race” This Year

Nominations for this year’s Academy Awards are set to be announced on Thursday, and Oscars expert Dave Karger thinks it could be a “real race” between many films.

01/05/2013

Actor/writer Seth MacFarlane speaks onstage during the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 23, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Seth MacFarlane To Host Oscars Ceremony

“Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane has been chosen to host the 85th Academy Awards ceremony on February 24. This will be MacFarlane’s first time hosting the awards.

10/02/2012

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