Tagged:  Academy Awards

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 »

By JPRoscoe, February 1, 2014 0 Movie News
 

  The first Academy Awards were given for movies released in 1927 and 1928.  The awards were presented on May 16, 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.  The first film to win Best Picture (then called Outstanding Picture) was the… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 16, 2014 0 Movie News, The Latest
 

  The 86th Academy Award nominations were announced on January 16, 2014.  The awards are to be presented on March 2, 2014.  On January 29, the nomination of the song “Alone Yet Not Alone” from the small religious film Alone Yet Not… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 11, 2013 0 Movie News
 

  On January 10, 2013, the 85th Academy Award Nominations were announced.  The Academy Awards will take place on February 24, 2012.  This year, the category of Best Art Direction was changed to Best Production Design. The Academy Award nominees… Read More »

By JPRoscoe, January 24, 2012 0 Movie News
 

  On January 24, 2012, the 84th Academy Award Nominations were announced.  The Academy Awards will take place on February 26, 2012.  The Academy Award nominees are as follows (and any BasementReject Reviews will be linked under the nominee…keep checking… Read More »