Oscars

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

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

Rihanna (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Roc Nation Sports)

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

Actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce the film 'Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)' as a nominee for Best Picture at the 87th Academy Awards Nominations Announcement at the AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on January 15, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Birdman,’ ‘Budapest’ Top Oscar Nominations With 9 Nods Each

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2015

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

Jared Leto (Photo: Gabriel Olsen)

Jared Leto, U2, Karen O & Arcade Fire Earn Oscar Nominations This Year

Jared Leto, U2 and Karen O from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs are all up for Oscar gold this year at the 86th Annual Academy Awards.

01/16/2014

Sixto Rodriguez the subject of the documentary film “Searching for Sugar Man”. (Getty Images/Jason Merritt)

‘Sugar Man’ Rodriguez To Get Honorary Degree

A Motor City folk-rocker who unknowingly found fame an ocean away will be honored by his alma mater.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013

(Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

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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