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  • Hollywood Costume
    Hollywood Costume exhibit to open this Thursday, Oct. 2
    Selected journalist (including The Movie Awards Examiner) and elite costume designers were given a sneak preview of the exhibition launched by Motion Picture Arts and Sciences titledHollywood Costume on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, in Los Angeles,...
  • 2015 Oscar predictions: Post Toronto
    2015 Oscar predictions: Post Toronto
    That’s a wrap Toronto. Following Venice and Telluride, the big three of the fall festival season are in the books, and it’s time to tinker with the Oscar field. The New York Film Festival will get going on Sept. 26, but before we get...
  • Hollywood Costume
    Oscars announce Costume Exhibit and live discussions at new museum site
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has just released details on their upcoming groundbreaking costume exhibit titled "Hollywood Costume," that will be enhanced with a series of unique screenings and live talks exploring...
  • Mel Brooks
    The Oscars to celebrate the 40th anniversary of 'Young Frankenstein'
    Headlining The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences event calendar for September will be a 40th anniversary screening of the film "Young Frankenstein." The celebration will also include special guests Mel Brooks, Teri Garr, Cloris...
  • Actors who have won Oscars followed by Emmys and in reverse
    Oscar-winning actors to Emmy winners and reversed
    They may not be EGOT recipients at this time. Yet, a number of actors have won the coveted Oscar in the past, and then won an Emmy recently. That has certainly been the case with many Emmy winners in the past few years. Mostly they’ve won in...
  • For Bill Plympton, Cheatin' is couples therapy
    For Bill Plympton, Cheatin' is couples therapy
    For independent animation idol Bill Plympton, Cheatin' certainly is the product of co-dependency. On the other hand, Plympton's new animated film Cheatin' has a more engaging and unexpected tone than realistic, dour, garden variety...
  • Giver Oscars
    'The Giver' and seven other sci-fi films starring Oscar-winning actors
    "The Giver" hits theaters this week on Friday. The highly anticipated adaptation of the Lois Lowry YA sci-fi classic about a young man who discovers the secret behind his peaceful but drab community stars not one, but two Academy Award...
  • Dolby Theatre
    Dolby donates $12 million for Oscar Museum
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced an incredibly new donation towards their film museum today, July 15, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif. The donation comes from two sources from Dolby. The first source is a $7 million donation...
  • Eddie Vedder Pearl Jam
    Eddie Vedder gets invite from Oscars group AMPAS
    Eddie Vedder could have a say in who picks up one of next year’s Oscars. The Pearl Jam frontman is one of 271 artists and executives who have been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He’s among the 12...
  • AMPAS
    Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences invites new members
    Each year the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) invites new members into its fold. AMPAS invited 271 people in the film industry to become members on June 26, 2014. Along with the invitees are several Oscar winners from the 2014...
  • 1st Oscars 1929
    On this Day in Movie History, May 16, 1929: First Academy Awards Ceremony
    On this night, May 16, 1929, the first-ever Academy Awards ceremony, Hollywood’s annual celebration of the best its creative artists have to offer over the previous year. It honored the best films of 1927 and 1928.In 1927, the Academy of...
  • Malik Benjelloul
    "Searching For Sugarman" filmmaker, Malik Bendjelloul, found dead at age 36
    It was reported in numerous world and US news publications this morning, Oscar Winning documentarian Malik Bendjelloul has passed away at age 36. The Swedish Journalist and Filmmaker’s cause of death is reportedly suicide. According to MSN,...
  • Runway Finale by Carolina Herrera
    An Unofficial Ode to Jackie-O by Carolina Herrera
    By Nicole ForbisIconic Venezuelan fashion design Carolina Herrera showed her Autumn/Winter 2014 collection during New York Fashion Week at Lincoln Center. Carolina Herrera was born in Venezuela to a lineage that spans back over 500 years to the...
  • Lupita Nyongo is People Magazine's Most Beautiful: Our Favorite Red Carpet Looks
    Lupita Nyongo is People Magazine's Most Beautiful: Our Favorite Red Carpet Looks
    Lupita Nyong'o was named the Most Beautiful Person in 2014. People Magazine gave the honor and cover of it's latest issue to the Academy Award winning actress. The world has embraced the new face to represent beauty in a diverse world....
  • Mickey Rooney at 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party
    Hollywood Movie Legend Mickey Rooney Remembered
    93 year old Hollywood movie legend Mickey Rooney died Sunday, April 6, 2014. Mickey Rooney started his acting career as a child in vaudeville and made his first film appearance in 1926. Mickey Rooney was best known for his portrayal of the...