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Find out what’s going on at the Academy, the latest from our members and other updates about this year’s Oscars.
Director Michael Apted’s Watershed Films
Apr 21, 2021
In honor of the recently passed prolific director, we look back at some of the films that defined him.
Cloris Leachman's Six Decades on Stage and Screen
Apr 20, 2021
Here are just a few of the notable film performances in memoriam of the recently departed Cloris Leachman.
A Week-Long Warmup to the Oscars
Apr 20, 2021
Get up to speed on all the Oscars-related content coming your way this week.
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The Versatility of Hal Holbrook
Apr 19, 2021
To celebrate the recently departed actor, here are ten of his most memorable performances.
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Listen: The Official Oscars Podcast
Apr 16, 2021
With guests like Whoopi Goldberg, Bill Conti, and Ruth Carter, Elvis Mitchell hosts the premiere season of this new podcast celebrating all things Oscars leading up to the big night.
Where to Watch Every Oscar-Nominated Short Film
Apr 9, 2021
Just because a film is short doesn't mean it's not packed full of unique and innovative storytelling. Here are the 15 short films (animated, documentary and live action) nominated for Oscars this year—and where you can watch them.
Your Weekly Oscar Roundup
Mar 26, 2021
Oscar nominations were announced earlier this week. See the complete list in our weekly breakdown of all the stories worth checking out.
And This Year's Oscars Nominations Go To...
Mar 15, 2021
Jump for joy. We have a list that will distract you for days: this year's Oscars nominations are here. See which films and filmmakers are officially up for Academy Awards.
Which Films are Nominated for Best Picture?
Mar 15, 2021
Oscar nominations are out. And here's the big question you're all wondering: which films were nominated for Best Picture?
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