Oscar Winners On Demand Now: The Hurt Locker & More

As we bask in the post-Oscar glow of The Hurt Locker winning its bounty of Academy Awards and shutting out the overblown Avatar in most of its categories, perhaps now you’re interested in actually seeing the films that won these trophies. Fortunately, you can check out that Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best […]

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Live Report from the Academy Awards

Tonight’s the night. In about half an hour, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will start broadcasting live from Hollywood, California. There are many, many attractive people here, and out on the red carpet, Avatar star Sam Worthington made a point to tell the entire crowd that “this is f-ing unbelievable.” I’m sitting here live in […]

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New on DVD: Couples Retreat, Bronson, Serious Moonlight & More

Premiering on Digital Versatile Disc today are the Best Picture nominee A Serious Man, a tropical ensemble comedy Couples Retreat, the horror movie The Stepfather, all of which are also on Comcast On Demand today. There’s also the kooky Meg Ryan rom-com Serious Moonlight along with the rough-and-tumble flick Bronson. Learn more below. [iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Serious-Moonlight/140965/1297544944/Serious-Moonlight%3A-Trailer/embed […]

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Oscar Breakdown: Surprises and Snubs

The 82nd Annual Academy Award nominations were announced this morning, and one would think the expansion of the Best Picture category to include ten films instead of five for the first time since 1944 would cut down on the talk of films getting snubbed, but that doesn’t seem to be the case so far. Morgan […]

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‘Avatar,’ ‘The Hurt Locker’ Lead Oscar Nominations

By DAVID GERMAIN AP Movie Writer BEVERLY HILLS, California — The science-fiction sensation ‘Avatar‘ and the war-on-terror thriller ‘The Hurt Locker‘ lead the Academy Awards with nine nominations each, including best picture and director for James Cameron and ex-wife Kathryn Bigelow. For the first time the Oscars feature 10 best-picture contenders instead of the usual […]

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2009 Golden Globe Movie Nominations

It’s that time of year again. The Academy Awards bellwether ceremony, aka the Golden Globe Awards, have announced their nominations. You can check out the TV nominees here, but the movie nominees are an interesting selection. See if you agree with what the Hollywood Foreign Press had to say about 2009’s cinematic offerings. They really […]

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