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PARK CITY, UT - Sean P. Means, Sundance Film Festival Director John Cooper, Sundance Institute Executive Director Keri Putnam, and Sundance Institute President Robert Redford during the Day One Press Conference for 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2015 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Sundance)

A Look At The Academy Awards And The Sundance Kids

An Academy Award nomination is an incomparable stamp of approval for any film — and for an indie feature coming out of the Sundance Film Festival, in some cases, it’s a downright miracle.

01/23/2015

(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

HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Director Steve McQueen (3R) accepts the Best Picture award for '12 Years a Slave' with actors Sarah Paulson, Kelsey Scott, Benedict Cumberbatch, producer Dede Gardner, producer Jeremy Kleiner, screenwriter John Ridley, actor Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Paul Dano, producer Bianca Stigter, actress Adepero Oduye, producers Anthony Katagas, Arnon Milchan, and Brad Pitt onstage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Oscars 2014: “12 Years A Slave” Wins Best Picture

“12 Years a Slave” won the Oscar for best picture at Sunday’s Academy Awards, while the 3D space spectacle “Gravity” triumphed as the night’s top award-winner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2014

Leonardo DiCaprio poses after presenting an award at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House in London on February 16, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT /AFP/Getty Images)

Leach’s Lists: 86th Academy Awards Preview And Prediction Festival

Oscar Sunday is always one of my favorite nights of the year and has become an annual rite of passage!

97.1 The Ticket–03/01/2014

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Academy Awards: ‘OMG Insider’ Recaps The Oscars

It was really an interesting night in Hollywood from Kristen Stewart’s red carpet appearance on crutches, Ben Affleck’s Best Picture surprise presenter … the First Lady. And a Best Actress slip up.

02/25/2013

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Movie About Detroit Musician Wins Oscar For Best Documentary

A win for Detroit at the Oscars — as “Searching for Sugarman,” a documentary on a local musician, wins Best Documentary.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2013

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‘Lincoln’ Leads Oscars With 12 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2013

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Complete 2012 Oscars Coverage

Keep up with the Oscars, from the nominees to the red carpet to the podium. And the Oscar goes to…

02/23/2012

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83rd Annual Academy Awards

Oscars go young and hip, with traditional results.

02/28/2011

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Oscar Nominations To Be Announced This Morning

The nominations for the 83rd annual Academy Awards will be announced around 8:30 this morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2011

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