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Oscar nominations: Who got snubbed? – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleImagine a world where movie stars of the pedigree of Robert Redford and Tom Hanks give two of the best performances of their careers but don’t get Oscar nominations. Or where Spike Jonze, director of the subversive “Her,” can’t get a nomination either.Oscar Frontrunners’ Critical Weekend: What ‘American Hustle,’ ’12 Years a Slave …TheWrapNew […]

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Your guide to Oscar top nominations – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWith the Oscars weeks away, USA TODAY Network lists the top contenders. Check out the movie trailers and see our reviews. Best picture nominations. 1. American Hustle. The film, starring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jennifer Lawrence and …‘American Hustle,’ ‘Gravity’ nominated for 10 Oscars; ’12 Years a Slave’ gets 9 nodsWashington PostAcademy […]

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Academy Awards 2014 nominations: Tom Hanks, Robert Redford, ‘The Butler … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe year with the most black Oscar nominees is 2006, when Whitaker, Will Smith (“The Pursuit of Happyness”), Djimon Hounsou (“Blood Diamond”), Eddie Murphy and Jennifer Huson (both for “Dreamgirls”) were nominated. In addition to Whitaker, Hudson …‘Hustle,’ ’12 Years’ are among top Oscar nomineesCNN‘American Hustle,’ ‘Gravity’ and ’12 Years a Slave’ […]

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All is not lost for Robert Redford – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPARK CITY, Utah — Speaking at the country’s foremost celebration of independent filmmaking, Sundance Film Festival founder Robert Redford was reminded sharply what working outside the Hollywood system can mean. In his case, it resulted in getting …Redford plays down Oscar snub, plays up indie film at SundanceReutersRobert Redford Blames Oscars Snub on All […]

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Redford not upset over Oscar snub, focused on Sundance – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPARK CITY, Utah — Robert Redford is far more excited about the beginning of the 30th Sundance Film Festival than concerned about his Oscar snub for All Is Lost. The 77-year-old actor-director-producer discussed the Academy Award nominations Thursday …2014 Oscar nominations: What are the biggest surprises? — VIDEOEntertainment WeeklySundance Film Festival 2014: This year’s […]

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2014 Sundance Film Festival opens today – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneFounder Robert Redford will officially open the 2014 Sundance Film Festival today during a 1 p.m. press conference at Park City’s historic Egyptian Theatre. The annual festival, which brings a host of Hollywood actors, directors, producers, as well as …Sundance Film Festival 2014: Where Will Kristen Stewart, Aaron Paul, Michael …EntertainmentwiseSundance Film Festival […]

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Robert Redford on Sundance at 30, aging, ‘whatever’ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThirty years after founding the Sundance Film Festival and reducing his on-screen presence, Robert Redford goes into Hollywood awards season with a critically acclaimed film, All Is Lost, and a melancholic yearning for the good old days. In an interview with …Film Festival Info: Head Unpaid Intern StyleKPCWResurgent indie-film biz on show at Sundance […]

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Steve McQueen named best director by New York critics – BBC News

BBC NewsBritish film-maker Steve McQueen has been named best director by the New York Film Critics Circle for his hard-hitting movie 12 Years a Slave. The organisation named American Hustle best film, while Robert Redford took best actor for All Is Lost.NY film critics name ‘American Hustle’ best filmUSA TODAY‘American Hustle’ Wins Big At The […]