Academy reverses plans, will air all awards live at Oscars

NEW YORK (AP) — Following an outcry from many of the movie industry's most prominent figures, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has reversed its decision to present four awards during th...

Taiwan director Ang Lee joins revolt against Oscars schedule

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Award-winning Taiwanese director Ang Lee (李安) has joined the ranks of Hollywood personalities protesting against the plans to hand out four Academy Awards during commercia...

10 days before show time, a full-on revolt over the Oscars

Would anyone — anyone at all — like to thank the academy? This is normally the time of year when Oscar hopefuls are readying acceptance speeches that almost always begin with a few w...

Film academy issues statement amid backlash to changes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Responding to widespread backlash to the fact that four Oscars will be presented during commercial breaks at the 91st Academy Awards, the film academy has issued a statement saying ...

Review: 'Never Look Away' is an absorbing, exhausting ride

What to say about an Oscar-nominated film that's more than three hours long, apparently despised by the man whose life inspired it, and has been called both a masterpiece and a manipulation? Perhaps t...

Film academy reveals which 4 Oscars will be given off air

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The film academy has finally revealed the Oscar categories that will be presented during the commercial breaks of this year's broadcast. A spokesperson for the Aca...

Winners of the 2019 British Academy Film Awards

Winners of the 2019 British Academy Film Awards, presented Sunday: Film — "Roma" British Film — "The Favourite" Director — Alfonso Cuaron, "Roma" ...

The list of nominees for the 91st Academy Awards

The list of the nominees for the 91st Academy Awards: Best picture: Black Panther," ''BlacKkKlansman," ''Bohemian Rhapsody," ''The Favourite," ''Green Book," ''Roma," ''A Star Is Bor...

5 burning questions ahead of the Oscar nominations

NEW YORK (AP) — The Oscars still don't have a host, but on Tuesday morning, they'll at least have nominees. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will unveil nominations t...

Winners of the 2019 Critics' Choice Awards

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Winners of the 2019 Critics' Choice Awards, presented Thursday at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California: Film: "Roma" Actor: Chr...

Film critics choose "The Rider" as best picture of 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The National Society of Film Critics has chosen Chloe Zhao's low-budget debut feature "The Rider" as best picture of 2018. Director Alfonso Cuaron's black-and-white "...

Felicity Jones strives to do justice to Ginsburg in film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Ruth Bader Ginsburg film "On the Basis of Sex" was about to fall apart when Felicity Jones got her hands on the script. The origin story about the future Supreme Court justice w...

LA Film Critics name 'Roma' best film of the year

NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Film Critics Association on Sunday named Alfonso Cuaron's deeply personal drama "Roma" best film of the year, adding to the acclaimed film's steadily mounting honors. ...

'Black Panther' poised to become an Oscars heavyweight

NEW YORK (AP) — "Black Panther" has, in a way, already been the Oscars. Much of the film's cast was eagerly highlighted at March's ceremony: a welcome splash of blockbuster luster at...

'Roma' named best film by New York film critics

NEW YORK (AP) — Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" has dominated the New York Film Critics Circle Awards, winning best film, best director and best cinematography. The overwhelming show of supp...