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By Molly Enking
It’s been decades since one world event has dominated the news cycle so completely. We lost more than 1.75 million people globally and more than 330,000 in the U.S. to COVID-19. Here’s a list of some other events that shook the…
By Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press
In an historic move, the Oscars are raising the inclusion bar for best picture nominees starting with the 96th Academy Awards in 2024.
By Associated Press
Movies that debuted on a streaming service without ever appearing in a theater will be eligible for the Academy Awards, but only this year as a response to how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the film industry.
By Michael Slowik, The Conversation
Whether warmly classical or bleakly meditative, film scores can be the unsung heroes behind the viewer’s experience.
By Jake Coyle, Associated Press
It’s the first film ever nominated for both best documentary and best international film.
By Joshua Barajas
On Monday, Greta Gerwig's "Little Women" was nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards, but Gerwig was notably left of the Best Director list. Weeks before, Gerwig told the PBS NewsHour about what being nominated in the past has…
By Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press
Not only were there no female nominees in directing for the 87th time in Oscar history, there was also only one person of color, Cynthia Erivo, among the 20 acting nominees.
“Joker” is the leading nominee for the Academy Awards with 11 nominations, with “The Irishman” close behind.
By Beth Harris, Associated Press
Last year's ceremony attracted 29.6 million viewers.
By Nekesa Mumbi Moody, Associated Press
During her long career, Carroll earned a Tony Award for the musical "No Strings" and an Academy Award nomination for best actress for "Claudine."…
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