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  • March 2, 2018

    At the Oscars, an original song is supposed to be important to its film

    Are you a major recording star? Here’s a way you can win an Oscar!

  • March 2, 2018

    Who takes home the Oscar for Best Picture?

    Hint: It’s not the director, who wins something else entirely.

  • March 2, 2018

    Yes, the Oscars for sound mixing and sound editing really reward two different things

    One awards the overall mix of the film’s sound design. The other is for sound effects added in post-production.

  • March 2, 2018

    The difference between the Oscars’ Adapted and Original Screenplay categories, explained

    Why does the Academy categorize some true stories as original screenplays and others as adapted screenplays?

  • March 1, 2017

    The typography fix that could have stopped the Oscars Best Picture blunder

    I’m a typography expert. The Oscars flub came down to bad design.

  • March 1, 2017

    Jimmy Kimmel and Matt Damon’s comedic rivalry is 12 years old. Let it die.

    The Oscars proved that it is time.

  • February 28, 2017

    La La Land’s Oscar-winning “City of Stars” collapses the film's entire plot into 2.5 minutes

    That’s why it deserves its Best Original Song Oscar.

  • February 27, 2017

    The Oscars’ unprecedented Moonlight/La La Land Best Picture mix-up, explained

    An envelope screw-up made Oscar history — and vindicated Marisa Tomei. (Seriously.)

  • February 27, 2017

    Moonlight is a remarkable achievement in filmmaking. Its Best Picture win is well deserved.

    From its direction and screenplay to its score and performances, Moonlight shows what movies can do.

  • February 27, 2017

    Casey Affleck and Mel Gibson, white men accused of hurting women, did well at the Oscars

    The 2017 Oscars prove it’s time to end the myth that harassment accusations ruin careers.

  • February 27, 2017

    How to watch the Oscar-winning movies, from Moonlight to Zootopia to Suicide Squad

    It’s never too late to catch up.

  • February 27, 2017

    Moonlight's Oscars envelope became an instant internet meme

    It’s the second big “blank page” meme of the year.

  • February 27, 2017

    Awards show best-dressed lists, explained

    They're more complicated — and political — than you might think.

  • February 27, 2017

    Oscars 2017: Janelle Monae’s intergalactic splendor and more fashion worth talking about

    Featuring Emma Stone’s nostalgic fringe, Ruth Negga’s Victorian nightgown, and more.

  • February 27, 2017

    5 winners and 3 losers from the most bizarre Oscars ever

    A mostly sedate ceremony ended with the biggest, most unprecedented mix-up in Academy Award history.

  • February 27, 2017

    12 shocking, groundbreaking, and landmark milestones of the 2017 Oscars

    A look at all the notable milestones from the 2017 Oscars.

  • February 27, 2017

    Watch the shocking Oscars moment when La La Land was mistakenly awarded Moonlight's Best Picture win

    The night had a shocking twist.

  • February 27, 2017

    La La Land, which lost Best Picture in a surprise upset, is surprisingly contentious for a frothy musical

    Melancholy, bands in trucks, and underwritten women: Goodbye to the Academy Awards’ big winner.

  • February 26, 2017

    The complete list of 2017 Oscar winners

    We’ll keep this updated throughout the night.

  • February 26, 2017

    The White Helmets cinematographer Khaled Khatib had a visa to attend the Oscars. He never made it.

    Khatib is a member of the Syria Civil Defense, which Assad’s government has accused of faking footage.

  • February 26, 2017

    Watch Iranian Oscar winner Asghar Farhadi’s statement protesting Trump’s “inhuman law”

    The Best Foreign Language Film winner wasn’t at the ceremony for a reason.

  • February 26, 2017

    Watch: Viola Davis’s Oscars speech on why we must "exhume and exalt" ordinary lives

    "Exhume those stories — the stories of the people who dreamed big and never saw those dreams to fruition."

  • February 26, 2017

    This year’s most relieved Oscar winner might be the guy who took 21 times to win

    Kevin O’Connell was the living human with the most nominations without a win. Not anymore.

  • February 26, 2017

    Jimmy Kimmel’s Oscars monologue sounded a lot like a Jimmy Kimmel Live! monologue

    The host opened the show with some basic jokes and an earnest plea for unity.

  • February 26, 2017

    Oscars 2017: why Emma Stone needs to rewrite her origin story

    Have you heard Emma Stone’s PowerPoint story yet?

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