Oscar Countdown: ‘Born on the Fourth of July’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 19 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Oliver Stone’s commercial and critical success, “Born on the Fourth of July,” was a prestige piece of sorts for Tom Cruise earning him an Oscar nomination for Best […]

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Oscar Countdown: ‘The Young Victoria’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 18 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Victoria and Albert.  A love story for the ages. For the sake of fiction, and a good period romance, we are willing to overlook the fictionalization of Queen […]

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Oscar Countdown: ‘Legends of The Fall’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 17 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. They should have called this one “Legends of the Layers.” Brad Pitt and Brad Pitt’s mane took center stage in this story of a man, his son, his […]

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Oscar Countdown: ‘A Beautiful Mind’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 16 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. 2002 was a banner year for crazy academics thanks to “A Beautiful Mind.” Ron Howard’s tale based on the life of Nobel Laureate John Forbes Nash, Jr., and […]

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Oscar Countdown: ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 15 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Steven Spielberg’s 1977 science fiction masterpiece “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” won the Oscar for Best Cinematography and the Special Achievement Award for sound editing from the […]

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Oscar Countdown: ‘Fame’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 14 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Remember … Remember … Remember … That song? Of course you do. It launched a thousand leg warmers and won “Fame” two Oscars for Best Original Score and […]

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Oscar Countdown: ‘The Sting’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 13 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Grifting never looked so good. “The Sting” made its mark on movie history at the 1974 Academy Awards, when it took home seven Oscars including the award for […]

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Countdown to Oscar: ‘Jaws’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 12 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Fourth of July at the beach was never the same after Steven Spielberg’s “Jaws” came out. The epic tale of a man-eating great white shark made fish food […]

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Countdown to Oscar: ‘Chicago’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 10 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Rob Marshall’s 2002 adaptation of the Bob Fosse musical “Chicago” won six Oscars including Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress and Best Costume Design. The sexy tale of Chicago’s […]

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Countdown to Oscar: ‘Jerry Maguire’

Editor’s note: It’s Day 9 in our 30-day “Countdown to Oscar,” where we’ll feature a different Oscar-winning movie that you can watch online right here at xfinitytv.com. Even if Cameron Crowe’s  “Jerry Maguire” didn’t have you at hello, it probably didn’t take long for you to be won over by the exceptional cuteness of Ray […]

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