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Here’s How The Oscars Took A Huge Step Toward Diversity This Year

In perhaps the most shocking Oscars moment in the award show’s history, Moonlight was renamed “Best Picture” after the title was mistakenly given to another Academy Award frontrunner (sorry, … 85 more words

Thought Catalog

The Oscars Are Keeping Their Accounting Firm And Adding A Bunch Of Exciting Regulations Full Of Movie Magic

The most exciting moment at February’s Academy Awards was also the most embarrassing situation for everyone involved. (No, it wasn’t a sound editor’s pants to reveal a saucy undergarment. 237 more words

HitFix

PricewaterhouseCoopers Will Continue as Academy Awards Accountants

The accountancy firm behind the biggest blunder in Oscar history is staying in the picture.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said on Wednesday it has decided to retain the services of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) despite a backstage envelope mix-up that led to the wrong film being announced winner of the best picture Oscar last month. 227 more words

Entertainment

Accountants No Longer Allowed To Have Cellphones Backstage At Oscars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — PWC accountants won’t be allowed to have their cellphones backstage during future Oscar telecasts.

Film academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs sent an email to academy members Wednesday detailing the new protocols for announcing Oscar winners developed after the best-picture flub at last month’s Academy Awards. 298 more words

Entertainment

Alternative Oscars 2008

Funniest Film Of The Year
Superbad. The Oscars don’t have this category, which is a huge oversight. But then they did gave Marisa Tomei an award, which was very funny, so who knows what they’re really thinking? 931 more words

Film

The Worst Part About The Oscars Debacle

So we all know what happened at this years Oscars, you don’t need to hear it again but i just would like to point out one thing which really bothered me: 534 more words

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