Tagged:  Academy Awards

By JPRoscoe, February 28, 2017 0 Movie News, The Latest
 

  The 82nd Academy Award nominations were announced on February 2, 2010.  The ceremony presenting the Oscars was held at the Kodak Theatre on March 7, 2010 with Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin acting as co-hosts.  The big winner for… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 27, 2017 0 The Latest
 

  The 52nd Academy Awards were given away April 14, 1980 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles with Johnny Carson serving as host.  The big winner for the night was Kramer vs. Kramer for Best Picture, Best Director, Best… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 24, 2017 0 The Latest
 

  The 89th Academy Award nominations were announced on January 24, 2017.  The awards are to be presented on February 26, 2016.  La La Land leads the nominations with 14 nominations which ties both Titanic (1997) and All About Eve… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 15, 2016 0 The Latest
 

  The 88th Academy Award Nominations were announced on January 14, 2016.  The top nominated film was were The Revenant with twelve nominations.  The Academy Awards were given out on February 28, 2016 by host Chris Rock surrounded by controversy due… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 15, 2015 0 Movie News, The Latest
 

  The 87th Academy Award nominations were announced on January 15, 2015 in Los Angeles with the awards being presented on February 22, 2015. Best Picture: American Sniper WINNER:  Birdman BasementRejects Review Boyhood BasementRejects Review The Grand Budapest Hotel BasementRejects… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 20, 2014 0 The Latest
 

  The 83rd Academy Awards were announced on January 25, 2011 for films released in 2010.  The awards were given away on February 27, 2011. Best Picture: 127 Hours Black Swan BasementRejects Review The Fighter BasementRejects Review Inception BasementRejects Review… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 9, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest
 

  The 34th Academy Awards were held at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium on April 9, 1962.  The awards honored films released in 1961.  At this point the Academy was still giving two awards away (color/black-and-white) for Art Direction, Cinematography,… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 4, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest
 

  The Fourth Academy Awards were presented on November 10, 1931 for films released in 1930 and 1931.  The awards were the first awards to have multiple wins for a single picture.  Cimerron (often listed as one of the worst… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 3, 2014 0 The Latest
 

  The 3rd Academy Awards were given away on November 5, 1930 at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.  The awards honored movies released in 1929 and 1930.  Lewis Milestone (who won for Best Director) became the first two time… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, February 2, 2014 1 Movie News
 

  The 2nd Academy Awards were given away at the Ambassador Hotel’s famed Cocoanut Grove in Los Angeles on April 3, 1930 for films released in 1928 and 1929.  The presentation was broadcast on radio and despite existing lists now,… Read More »