Oscars

PARK CITY, UT - Sean P. Means, Sundance Film Festival Director John Cooper, Sundance Institute Executive Director Keri Putnam, and Sundance Institute President Robert Redford during the Day One Press Conference for 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2015 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Sundance)

A Look At The Academy Awards And The Sundance Kids

An Academy Award nomination is an incomparable stamp of approval for any film — and for an indie feature coming out of the Sundance Film Festival, in some cases, it’s a downright miracle.

01/23/2015

(L-R) Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Rosamund Pike, Ben Affleck, and David Fincher attend the Opening Night Gala Presentation and World Premiere of "Gone Girl" during the 52nd New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on September 26, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Oscar Best Picture Snubs: 5 Films That Deserved a Nomination

With only eight films nominated for Best Picture at this year’s Oscars, we point out five additional films that deserved a spot in this prestigious Academy Award category.

01/16/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 15: Actor Michael Keaton accepts the award for Best Actor in the film 'Birdman' onstage during the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for BFCA)

‘Birdman,’ ‘Boyhood’ Top Winners At Critics’ Choice Awards

Fresh off their Oscar nominations, “Birdman” and “Boyhood” added to their awards-season haul with multiple wins at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.

01/16/2015

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This Week: Rihanna Allegedly Kisses Leo & The Oscars Are Close

This week, a good girl gone bad may or may not have kissed your favorite bachelor and Hollywood’s most important night is fast approaching.

01/16/2015

Actor Michael Keaton (L) and writer Alexander Dinelaris attend The 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Keaton Receives Lead Actor Academy Award Nomination

Fresh off his big win at the Golden Globes, Michael Keaton received another big honor this morning when the Academy Award nominations were announced.

01/15/2015

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Complete List Of Academy Award WInners

The glitter and glamor of Hollywood was on full display after the Academy Awards last night.

03/03/2014

Jared Leto (Photo: Gabriel Olsen)

Jared Leto, U2, Karen O & Arcade Fire Earn Oscar Nominations This Year

Jared Leto, U2 and Karen O from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs are all up for Oscar gold this year at the 86th Annual Academy Awards.

01/16/2014

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Local Comedian Talks About Oscars Writing Gig

Those funny bits at this year’s Oscars got a little local help, from Pittsburgh-area comedian Jesse Joyce.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/25/2013

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Oscar Winning – Good Movie-Making Or Good Marketing?

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Edward Sylvan, film industry financing and marketing expert, about how he thought the Academy Awards show went, what he thought of the winners and losers, and his critique of the Hollywood system that rewards good marketing over good movie making.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/25/2013

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Cinema Expert Previews Academy Awards

Who will win Best Picture? The answers will be revealed Sunday, but KDKA Radio’s Mike Romigh got a preview with cinema expert Bill Timoney.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/23/2013

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Party Like A Star At The Pittsburgh Film Office’s Oscar Bash

The Oscars will take place this Sunday in Hollywood, but Pittsburghers can celebrate in style here in town.

02/23/2013

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Best Ways To Party Like A Movie Star In Pittsburgh

If you’re looking to get in touch with your inner movie star this Oscar season, here are five of the best ways to party like a movie star in Pittsburgh.

02/21/2013

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Thursday’s KDKA Afternoon News: January 10, 2013

Here are some of the highlight’s from the Thursday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News, in case you missed anything.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/10/2013

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Oscars Recap With KDKA-AM’s Larry & John

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John recap the Oscars with CNN’s Jim Roope, who is live in Hollywood.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/27/2012

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Complete 2012 Oscars Coverage

Keep up with the Oscars, from the nominees to the red carpet to the podium. And the Oscar goes to…

02/23/2012

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