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Will Unbroken Win Best Picture?

We are a little more than 5 months and 3 weeks until Oscar night. For months now “Oscarologists” have posted their predictions which at this point are a complete guess. 243 more words

Lazy Vizsla really doesn't like mornings...

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Lazy Vizsla really doesn’t like mornings…

Oscar the vizsla being woken up by the alarm on Easter Monday. Watch Oscar the Vizsla’s reaction in the new video here: … 100 more words

Oscar-Winning British Actor & Director Richard Attenborough has Died at Age 90

Lord Attenborough, seen here in 2008, was among Britain’s best-known actors

Oscar-winning British film director Richard Attenborough has died at the age of 90, his son has said. 302 more words
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Oscar Classics: The Truman Show (1998)

Director: Peter Weir

Starring: Jim Carrey, Ed Harris, Laura Linney

Oscars: Nominated – Supporting Actor, Best Director, Original Screenplay

The late 90s was the start of the .com boom: multi-billion dollar technology mergers were taking place, the digital revolution was in full swing and communication was not only global but immediate. 438 more words

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Special Emmy Tribute Planned For Robin Williams

When it was announced in the news that Robin Williams passed away, I was shocked.  Even more when I learned that the Academy Award winning actor had committed suicide.  431 more words

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American Dream (1990)

Barbara Kopple, with a team of fellow documentarians, returns to the striking life in this Oscar winner about the union workers of a Hormel meatpacking plant in Minnesota who buck up against the corporate headquarters’ desire to cut their wages and benefits despite escalating profits. 52 more words

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Norma Rae (1979)

Don’t be fooled by the ad art, which features Sally Field leaping and beaming like a cheerleader. Her character, Norma Rae, is a poor, uneducated factory worker who’s had children with men she barely knew; Field looks justifiably wan and sweaty through most of the film. 58 more words

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