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2018 Golden Globes Set Show Date

Director Barry Jenkins and the cast and crew of "Moonlight" accept the award for Best Motion Picture - Drama for "Moonlight" onstage during the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

The 75th Golden Globes Awards will air on Sunday, January 7, 2018, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced today. The show will air live coast to coast on NBC. This year’s telecast, hosted by Jimmy Fallon, was up from the previous year (unlike the Oscars, which keep dipping) with 20M viewers and a 5.6 in the 18-49 demo. That was ...

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The Oscars Still Has a Woman Problem

Hidden Figures was the top-grossing Best Picture nominee this year but 2004's Million Dollar Baby is still the last Best Picture winner fronted by a woman

  Hidden Figures was the top-grossing Best Picture nominee this year but 2004’s Million Dollar Baby is still the last Best Picture winner to be fronted by a woman This year’s Oscars, both in nominations and wins, saw a breakthrough in non-white talent in front of and behind the camera. From Moonlight to Fences to Hidden Figures, the diversity pledge ...

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SAG Awards Set Timelines, Dates; Will Simulcast with TNT and TBS Again

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The 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards are set for Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 8pm EST/5pm PST and will once again be simulcast live on TNT and TBS. This year’s awards were more a week later, January 29. The nominations will be announced on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. The nominating committees will be chosen at random next week. This year, ...

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Why Universal Should Give a Serious Awards Push to ‘Get Out’

Get Out is a critical and box office smash and deserves a real awards push

The ink has barely dried on the last awards season, but only two months into the new year and we already have a potential contender for next year’s awards season. Currently, there’s a heavy emphasis on that “potential,” because in many ways the film doesn’t resemble your standard awards contender. It’s a February wide release. It belongs to a genre ...

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‘THE GREEN FOG – A SAN FRANCISCO FANTASIA’ to close 60th San Francisco International Film Festival (SFIFF)

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The San Francisco Film Society has announced that Closing Night of the landmark 60th San Francisco International Film Festival will be The Green Fog – A San Francisco Fantasia, a new commission by the Film Society and Stanford Live in which the world-renowned Kronos Quartet will perform a new score by composer Jacob Garchik to accompany a visual collage by award-winning filmmaker ...

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89th Academy Award Winners: Moonlight Upsets La La La for Best Picture

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MOONLIGHT won the 2017 Oscar for Best Picture, one of its three wins of eight nominations. But it wasn’t met without a period of confusion as presenters Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty announced La La Land as the winner. It turns out Beatty and Dunaway, who announced the winner, was given the wrong envelope and announced La La Land as the ...

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2017 Oscars: What the Official Order of Awards Presentation Might Tell Us

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The official order of presentation for tonight’s Oscars is here and there are some very strategically placed awards, it seems. One Supporting usually kicks things off and tonight is no different. This one, however, will unfold one of the night’s biggest mysteries. Both screenplay awards are way at the end, which is a bit unusual. Sound Editing and Mixing is near ...

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‘Elle’ and Xavier Dolan take top honors at 42nd César Awards

Isabelle Huppert wins her second César Award for Best Actress, this time for 'Elle'

The French version of the Oscars, the César Awards, were held today and Paul Verhoeven’s Elle came away with Best Film and Best Actress for Isabelle Huppert. Huppert is Oscar-nominated for her role in Elle. Canada’s Xavier Dolan was also a big winner for his film It’s Only the End of the World. He won Best Director and Best Editing ...

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