Paine College student has role in 'Selma' movie

...motion picture Selma, which received four Golden Globe Award nominations and one for Best Picture in the upcoming Academy Awards for its portrayal of the 1965 voting rights marches led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He hopes it is just the start...

When politics are slow, gift shopping I will go

...tallest cocktail maker at 5 feet and mixes "one heck of a drink."Other fantasy gifts include:? The Vanity Fair Academy Awards Experience during, which "you and a very special guest will play the part of Hollywood royalty during the film industry's...

TCM documentary shows conditional love for Oscar

...than a promotional film for the Academy Awards.It is, after all, an inside...most consistent criticism of the Academy Awards: How they've turned artistic...the film's directors said the Academy Awards remains The Big Show of the movie-award...

Oscar winners list

List of winners at Sunday's 86th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.Best Picture: "12 Years a Slave." Actor: Matthew McConaughey...


...Art; starring Laurence Olivier, Merle Oberon and David Niven, produced by Samuel Goldwyn; nominated for eight Academy Awards; discussion led by Kevin Grogan follows; free, bring lunch; (706) 724-7501, themorris.orgFIRST FRIDAY...

'Hustle' and 'Gravity' lead Oscars

The Academy Awards appear to be the three-horse race...nominations. The nominations for the 86th Academy Awards, announced Thursday morning in Beverly...years and drawn good reviews. The Academy Awards have meanwhile struggled to freshen...

Next year's Academy Awards show set for end of February

...sticking with his date. The late-February date for the Academy Awards presentation, that is. Next year, the statuettes...could take place before the Oscars. For the next Academy Awards, nomination ballots will be mailed Dec. 27; nominations...

Jon Stewart slated to host Academy Awards

...Sciences announced Thursday. The Academy Awards show's producer said Stewart...Stewart, who will host the Academy Awards telecast for the first time...on his life. The 78th annual Academy Awards will air March 5 on ABC from Hollywood...

`Titanic's' next stop: The Academy Awards

...The next port of call: the Academy Awards. "Does this prove that size...possible indication of winners at the Academy Awards on March 23. In the last 15 years...best actress awards. Unlike the Academy Awards, the Golden Globes honor television...

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Academy Awards ratings down 8 percent from last year

NEW YORK - An estimated 38.8 million people watched the Academy Awards on ABC, down 8 percent from last year and the second-worst showing in nearly two decades, according to Nielsen Media Research...