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Academy Awards show advertising retains a golden aura – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times… are rare in Hollywood — except when it comes to Oscar. During Sunday’s telecast of the 86th Academy Awards, McDonald’s Corp. is set to make its 23rd straight appearance in Hollywood’s biggest night, and American Express Co. will mark its 22nd year.17 fun facts about the Academy AwardsUSA TODAYOscar Ballot: Vote for […]

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Liam Neeson’s Career Reinvention Rages Onward “Non-Stop” Review – JustPressPlay

JustPressPlayOnce upon a time, Liam Neeson would have been spending the week leading up to the Oscars preparing to attend as a nominee. Today, he is preparing for the release of Non-Stop, the latest installment in a bizarre but awesome career renaissance that …“Non-Stop” Gets Cautious Thumbs Up From Critics [Trailer + Pictures]Contactmusic.comMovie Review: ‘Non-Stop’ […]

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The Carpetbagger’s 2014 Oscar Predictions – New York Times

New York TimesFor the first time in years, even the most seasoned awards watchers are sweating the best-picture race, an unusually tight contest that could end with either Alfonso Cuarón’s space epic, “Gravity,” or Steve McQueen’s period drama, “12 Years a Slave,” as the …Soggy Weather Could Spill Onto Oscars Red CarpetNBCNews.comDistinctly different Oscar nominees […]

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Oscars 2014 fashion forecast: Elie Saab for Lupita Nyong’o, Valentino for Cate … – The Star-Ledger

Oscars 2014 fashion forecast: Elie Saab for Lupita Nyong’o, Valentino for Cate …The Star-LedgerWe all know Dior cover girl Jennifer Lawrence is obligated to wear something from the French fashion powerhouse, but designer Raf Simons’ most recent couture collection, while technically impressive, didn’t offer up any major red carpet possibilities. …read more Source: Fashion News […]

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Oscars 2014: The 18 Things You’re Most Likely to See at This Year’s Academy … – Moviefone

MoviefoneThe Golden Globes let children of Hollywood stars pass out the statuettes. At the Academy Awards, however, that duty goes to student filmmakers who competed for the honor by submitting their own projects. Not sure if this is another sop to youth appeal …Oscars 2014: Winners, Speeches, Videos and LIVE Updates for the Academy …PolicyMicA […]

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Oscars: A look back at some early, pioneering roles for black actors – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesNearly three-quarters of a century before the film “12 Years a Slave,” a scathing indictment of slavery, was nominated for nine Academy Awards, Hattie McDaniel won a supporting actress Oscar for playing the loyal slave Mammy in 1939’s “Gone With the Wind …Oscars: 6 Things We Can’t Wait To SeeAccess HollywoodOscar fashion: Hits […]

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‘Non-Stop’ To Battle ‘The Lego Movie’ At The Box Office This Weekend – RTT News

RTT NewsAfter three straight weekends of dominance, “The Lego Movie” could give up its number one box office slot this weekend to “Non-Stop,” an action-thriller starring Liam Neeson looking to follow in the footsteps of 2009’s smash hit “Taken.” Also hitting …Review: Liam Neeson’s ‘Non-Stop’ Delivers Mile-High ThrillsForbesIn Theaters This Week, Plus the Oscars: Check […]

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ABC to live stream Academy Awards telecast on limited basis – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSunday night’s red carpet preshow, the entire 86th Annual Academy Awards program and “Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Oscars,” will be made available to cable customers in eight major markets, including parts of Los Angeles and Orange counties.The Academy Awards Will Stream Live Online For The Very First TimeCinema BlendThis year’s Academy Awards […]

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Oscars pit gravitas of ‘Slave’ against pull of ‘Gravity’ – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – To historian Brenda Stevenson, a scholar on American slavery, “12 Years a Slave” is a masterful cinematic work that achieves more than any other film on slavery, so worthy that she plans to screen it in classes at her university, …Academy Awards 2014: Nominees before they were famousNew York Daily NewsTop […]

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Academy Awards 2014 Preview: Lupita Nyong’o and Jennifer Lawrence battle … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe Best Supporting Actress category is often where the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences crowns new talent — or bows before performers who’ve earned their moment. Eva Marie Saint for “On the Waterfront,” Goldie Hawn for “Cactus Flower,” …A 2014 Oscars Drinking Game For Those Of Us Who Aren’t Up […]

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Predicting the Oscars 2014: Insiders’ knowledge put to the test – CNN International

CNN International(CNN) — It’s that time again, time to pull out the ballots and read the tea leaves and see who’s going to take home the trophies at Sunday’s 86th Academy Awards. Will it be “12 Years a Slave”? Leonardo DiCaprio? “Let It Go” from “Frozen”? Oscar forecasting is …Oscars 2014: For many, ’12 Years […]

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Michael O’Neill: ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ deserves its Oscars 2014 accolades – Zap2it.com (blog)

Zap2it.com (blog)Just before that season premiere, during Sunday’s (March 2) Oscars, O’Neill will be rooting for “Dallas Buyers Club,” in which he portrays a Food and Drug Administration official who opposes AIDS patient Ron Woodroof’s (Matthew McConaughey) use of a …Bob And Linda Read Internet Movie Reviews, Part Seven: Dallas Buyers ClubNPR (blog)Adam Dunn invited […]

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No respect: Why the Oscars ignore films about young people – CNN

CNN(CNN) — When people talk about the cinematic geniuses of the 1980s, one name invariably comes up — John Hughes. For young people growing up then and even today, the writer-director’s name conjures up memories of unforgettable films. From “Sixteen …Porn Stars Predict Who Will Win The Academy AwardsTIMEBiggest hurdle for Oscar contenders is getting […]