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Why Leonardo DiCaprio hasn't won an Oscar yet

So why hasn’t Leonardo DiCaprio won an Oscar yet? To be honest, its because he hasn’t deserved one. So before you all start tearing me apart, hear me out. 313 more words



Released:  1955

Cast:  Ernest Borgnine, Betsy Blair, Joe Mantell, Frank Sutton, Karen Steele, Jerry Paris, Esther Minciotti, Augusta Ciolli

Oscar Wins:  Best Picture, Best Director (Delbert Mann), Best Actor (Ernest Borgnine), Best Adapted Screenplay (Paddy Chayefsky) 578 more words

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Selma - A Conspiracy of Spielbergian Proportions ... or just bad timing?

Hmmm ….. seems EVERYONE is wondering how this important film about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., with an outstanding performance by David Oyelowo, was denied Oscar nominations for the film’s director (would have been the first for an African American woman!) and actors. 206 more words

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American Beauty

Released:  1999

Cast:  Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley, Allison Janney, Mena Suvari, Chris Cooper

Oscar Wins:  Best Picture, Best Actor (Kevin Spacey), Best Director (Sam Mendes), Best Original Screenplay (Alan Ball), Best Cinematography (Conrad L. 692 more words

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Cannes Awards - Full List of Winners

On Sunday, the winners of the 68th Cannes Film Festival were announced.

The festival’s top prize was awarded to the French film Dheepan, surprising many who thought that Taiwan’s… 249 more words


Keeping Company with Cocktails & Classics & CABARET

So, Logo is showing “Cabaret” tonight as part of their new “Cocktails & Classics” series.  This series started around the same time I launched this blog, and in that short time I have already gone on and on… 3,115 more words


Who Framed Roger Rabbit

Released:  1988

Cast:  Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Charles Fleischer, Stubby Kaye, Joanna Cassidy

Oscar Wins:  Best Editing (Arthur Schmidt), Best Sound Effects Editing (Charles L. Campbell, Louis L. 599 more words

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