Oscar Highlights: Jared Leto’s Perfect Acceptance Speech, Ellen Scores And More!

It was no real surprise that front-runner Jared Leto would win the Best Supporting Actor  Academy Award for his role as transgender character, Rayon, in “Dallas Buyers Club” but his acceptance speech was an instant classic. “Incredible. Ellen, I love you. To my fellow nominees, I’m so proud to share this journey with you. I’m in […]

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Streampix Watch: Behind the Lines: Ten Great Movie Quotes

“Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn.” “Go ahead, make my day.” “I’ll be back…” “Well, nobody’s perfect.” These quotes—from “Gone with the Wind,” “Dirty Harry,” “The Terminator” and “Some Like It Hot,” respectively—have gone from the movie screens of yore to be imprinted indelibly into our consciousness.

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Is DeGeneres Part of Academy’s Push for Diversity?

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences isn’t as much of an old-boys’ club as it used to be. The group named two women to prominent positions this week, including Friday’s announcement that Ellen DeGeneres will host the 2014 Oscar show. [xfinity-record-button id=”7967342778484123112″ program_type=”series”] Earlier in the week, the academy’s […]

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