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2016 MTV Movie Award Winners: Star Wars Wins Movie of the Year

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and its star Daisy Ridley, took home three MTV Movie Awards

  Although the show isn’t set to air until this evening, the winners of the 2016 MTV Movie Awards have been announced (presumably to court more appearances from said winners, a la The People’s Choice Awards) and if being the biggest movie of all time wasn’t enough Star Wars: The Force Awakens took home three wins, including Movie of the Year. ...

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2016 Cannes Film Festival: News and Details

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  The 69th Cannes Film Festival, the preeminent film festival in the world, will be May 11-22, 2016. Speculation is always rampant as to what will end up In Competition and the press conference announcing the lineup should be mid-April. Check back here for up to date information on this year’s fest. Announcements and Dates: Main Slate (In Competition and ...

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2016 MTV Movie Awards Nominations: Star Wars Leads with 11, Diversity Reigns

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  Just when you thought awards season was over… Often acting as the anti-Oscars, the nominations for the 2016 MTV Movie Awards reflect some Oscar picks as well as a broader level of diversity in its choices that include Straight Outta Compton, Creed and Concussion among its nominees. Star Wars: The Force Awakens leads the pack with 11 nominations and ...

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2016 INOCA Winners: Mad Max with 7, Carol with 6

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  After leading the 8th INOCA (International Online Cinema Awards) nominations with 12 apiece, Mad Max: Fury Road and Carol nearly split those wins down the middle with the two films dominating the awards and leaving only Inside Out with more than a single win. In all, Mad Max drove away with seven prizes, including Best Director for George Miller ...

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2016 Oscars: Trivia, History and Fun Facts

From left; Alejandro G. Iñárritu (The Revenant), Ex Machina, Spotlight

  We all knew that this year was going to produce a flurry of new records and stats and last night’s Oscar certainly didn’t disappoint. Here are some trivia highlights from the 88th Academy Awards. Keep checking back for updated facts and stats. Best Picture winner Spotlight becomes the 6th film to win BP and only one other award and the ...

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2016 Oscars: Spotlight Wins Best Picture, Leo Finally Gets His Oscar

Spotlight wins the 2016  Oscar for Best Picture

  Spotlight pulled out an 11th hour surprise by pulling out a Best Picture win with just one other award, Best Original Screenplay. That hasn’t happened since 1953 when The Greatest Show on Earth won essentially the same two awards (The Greatest Show on Earth won Best Writing, Motion Picture – an expired category). Spotlight‘s win keeps the history of ...

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Panic Sets In: 3 Oscar Spoilers That COULD Happen

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It happens every year. You lock your FINAL Oscar predictions in and then you get the Deadpool “Did I leave the stove on?” moment of panic where you want to change them all. This has certainly been an Oscar season unlike many in a long time; through controversy over the all-white acting nominees and the shutout of any black-led film ...

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AwardsWatch’s 50 Favorite Performances of 2015

AwardsWatch's 50 Favorite Performances of 2015

After the first phase unveiled the finalists for AwardsWatch’s 50 Favorite Performances of 2015, we are now ready to reveal the winners. Ahead of the reveal, here are some fun facts and trivia about who made the cut. • 92 ballots were received during the final round of voting • To avoid ties when they happened, the edge was given to those who ...

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