Will Smith is skedded to make his fourth appearance as an Academy Awards presenter.
Our Academy Award expert lists a handful of interesting facts about this year's crop of nominees.
John Malone's Starz! broke out the champagne Tuesday when four of the five movies nominated for best picture in the Oscar race turned out to be films that will end up on its network next year…
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The best-picture Oscar nominees make a unique quintet -- all five were released in the final two weeks of December. Box office prospects would therefore seem to be ripe.
Oscar nominations this year require endless footnotes, especially when it comes to studio tallies for feature-length pics.
The Walt Disney Co. was crowing Tuesday that it earned a record 44 Oscar nominations -- well, give or take 40.
The news of Wednesday's Oscar choices bounced around the world -- with a jubilant Spanish film industry celebrating the director and original screenplay noms for Pedro Almodovar's "Talk to Her."
In a wacky year, the list of Oscar also-rans is as interesting as the nominees. "Antwone Fisher," "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" and "Rabbit-Proof Fence" went home empty-handed.
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Facts about each of the nominees
It's a good day for Miramax. The studio took first and second post this year for movies with the most nominations; "Chicago" had 13 nods, including five of the big six categories, and "Gangs" had 10…