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91st Oscars: The Stats, Trivia and History

Ruth E. Carter (Getty Images)Hannah Beachler (Getty Images) It was a banner year for breaking records, setting new ones and trivia that we’ll put to use in coming years. We saw the strength of the Telluride Film Festival fall (one of the last solid stats we had), the SAG Cast nomination not matter for a second year in a row …

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Oscars: Full breakdown of speech length for 2018 Oscar winners

Mark Bridges, Costume Design winner for Phantom Thread, gave the shortest speech at the 90th Oscars – 52 seconds (photo: The Hollywood Reporter) Earlier this week I detailed what it would take to get to a 3-hour Oscar telecast (and why I think they shouldn’t do it) that included a full time breakdown of last year’s show. Today, as an …

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2019 Oscars: Nominations Facts Sheet for Best Picture, Acting Categories, Foreign Language Film and more

Here are stats and facts of 2019 Oscar nominees in Best Picture, Best Director, Foreign Language Film, Animated Feature and more. Best Motion Picture of the Year Black Panther (Walt Disney) – Kevin Feige, producer – This is his first nomination. BlacKkKlansman (Focus Features) – Sean McKittrick, Jason Blum, Raymond Mansfield, Jordan Peele and Spike Lee, producers– This is the …

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2019 Oscar Nominations: The Shocks, Snubs and Trivia

Timothée Chalamet, BEAUTIFUL BOYMarina de Tavira, ROMACrazy Rich Asians The Oscar nominations are nothing if not a treasure trove of shocks and snubs but also with a healthy dose of historical precedence and juicy trivia. This year is no exception as we saw firsts all over the place. Keep coming back for additions and updates throughout the day. ROMA counts …

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2019 Oscars: Nominee Reactions from ‘Border,’ ‘The Favourite,’ ‘RBG,’ ‘Cold War’ and more

BorderThe Favourite Cold War Here are some reactions from today’s Oscar nominees, including Sandy Powell (The Favourite, Mary Poppins Returns), Pawel Pawlikowski (Cold War) and Betsy West & Julie Cohen (RBG) and many more. “Wow, what a surprise. How wonderful! We are so honored to receive an Academy Award nomination for Best Makeup and Hairstyling at the 2019 Oscars. We …

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2019 Oscar Nominations: ‘The Favourite,’ ‘Roma’ lead with 10 each; ‘A Star Is Born,’ ‘Vice’ with 8

ROMA and The Favourite lead the 2019 Oscar nominations for the 91st Academy Awards with 10 apiece. A Star Is Born and Vice followed with 8 each. Actor-comedian and Oscar®–nominated writer Kumail Nanjiani and actress–producer–director Tracee Ellis Ross announced the 91st Oscars® nominations today (January 22), live from the Academy’s headquarters in Beverly Hills via a global live stream on Oscar.com, Oscars.org, the …

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2018-2019 Guild-Industry-Televised Awards: Where We Stand

We now have the Golden Globes and the Critics’ Choice winners with PGA, DGA, SAG and BAFTA to come. Here is where the Best Picture, Director and acting races look in terms of nominations and wins. A Star Is Born still leads in terms of nominations (with a perfect track record) but ROMA and Alfonso Cuarón are pulling out ahead …

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2019 Oscars: 347 Films Eligible for Best Picture Oscar

347 feature films are eligible for the 91st Academy Awards®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today. To be eligible for 91st Academy Awards consideration, feature films must open in a commercial motion picture theater in Los Angeles County by December 31, and begin a minimum run of seven consecutive days. Under Academy rules, a feature-length motion …

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