First Look: Jeff Bridges in ‘Tron: Legacy’

Even the hardest-bitten of nerds is geeking out today about the new trailer for Tron: Legacy. The original Tron was a groundbreaking film back in 1982, and the fact that Academy Award winner Jeff Bridges is stepping back into his role of Kevin Flynn, re-emerging from virtual oblivion to reconnect with his son Sam (Garrett […]

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Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin Give Oscars a One-Two Punch

Forget Martin and Lewis – now it’s Martin and Baldwin. Picking up where their sizzling onscreen chemistry in the recent comedy ‘It’s Complicated‘ left off, the two Hollywood vets traded barbs and drolly roasted each other, as well as the nominees, with humility and precision as co-hosts of the 82nd annual Oscar Awards. The dual […]

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The 10 Funniest Tweets During the Oscars Broadcast

By The Associated Press The commentary on social media during the Academy Awards broadcast was often more entertaining than the show itself. Here are 10 of the funniest Oscar tweets. Think of them as notes from the peanut gallery. -“Shhhh. I’m live tweeting from directly under Sandra Bullocks chair.” – Rainn Wilson (rainnwilson), actor. -“Charlize […]

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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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Notes & Quotes from The Academy Awards Luncheon

The annual Academy Award Nominees Luncheon was held this afternoon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, and some of the nominees took some time out to answer some questions from the assembled press. One of the amusing highlights was Christoph Waltz using his time at the podium to loudly scold the people in […]

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Oscar Reactions From The Nominees

Here’s a gathering of some of the reactions to the Academy Awards nominations, which were announced this morning. More to be added as they come in. “It’s a huge, huge compliment to the entire cast and crew. It was a very difficult shoot of heat and sun and windstorms and sandstorms and they had to […]

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Limited Release: Crazy Heart, Nine, Young Victoria

Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. It’s a slew of Golden Globe nominees, including the hotly-anticipated musical Nine, the regal period piece The Young Victoria, and the hard-life-on-the-road story Crazy Heart. Take a closer look at each […]

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