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[12] The Grand Budapest Hotel - Best Picture

“The Grand Budapest Hotel” is like your favorite rock band. You probably started off going to their shows at intimate venues with hardly any crowds and the next thing you know, they’re selling out the Staples Center and winning Grammys. 649 more words

2015 Oscar Challenge

Wedding Ringer

Wow. Okay, I love Kevin Hart but he seems to be going into a James Franco/Seth Rogen type of humor. Of course, Kevin Hart will always be set apart with his understanding of black culture and other aspects of American life (he was a comedian before an actor). 149 more words

The Movies

Chris Rock: 'Scott Rudin Is Not a Racist. Scott Rudin Hates Everybody'

Chris Rock finally opened up about his “Top Five” producer Scott Rudin on Tuesday night — in typical Chris Rock fashion.

While accepting the Spotlight Award at the National Board of Review ceremony in New York, the 49-year-old comedian explained to the audience that Rudin, who made racially charged comments last month about President Obama in several leaked emails to Sony’s Amy Pascal, wasn’t really prejudiced as much as he was just nasty. 186 more words

News

Pulitzer Winner 'The Flick' Returns With Off Broadway Run Produced by Scott Rudin

“The Flick,” the Annie Baker play that won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, has set the dates for its Off Broadway return with a Scott Rudin-produced run that opens in May. 163 more words

News

Manhattan’s Pier 55 to Get Massive Makeover

What was once the landing point for Titanic survivors on the Carpathia will soon become a refuge of another sort as a respite from the concrete jungle. 481 more words

Gardening

Sony, the United States, and the Yappy Little Dog

So the North Koreans (allegedly) hacked Sony Pictures because of a movie the studio was about to release. The movie parodied the assassination of Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. 1,164 more words

Barack Obama

"The Interview" Premier at the White House?

The White House should host “The Interview” premier in the White House Screening Room upon the return of the President and First Lady from their fabulously expensive Hawaiian vacation.  582 more words