Tag Archives: Oscars 2017

Patricia Arquette Upset Trans Sister Alexis Omitted From Oscars ‘In Memoriam’

Patricia Arquette Upset Trans Sister Alexis Omitted From Oscars ‘In Memoriam’

“Trans kids — it could have meant a lot to them.” Patrica Arquette spoke out about the omission of her transgender sister Alexis Arquette from the Oscars’ “In Memoriam” segment, saying that she thought the moment would have provided a powerful message for transgender children.

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Viola Davis Accepts First Oscar for Best Supporting Actress With a Powerful, Tear-Filled Speech

Viola Davis Accepts First Oscar for Best Supporting Actress With a Powerful, Tear-Filled Speech

Grab the tissues...Viola Davis just delivered one hell of an acceptance speech and rightfully so! The Fences actress was honored with her very first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress at the 2017 Oscars, taking the win over a strong list of nominees, including: Naomie Harris for Moonlight, Nicole Kidman for Lion, Octavia Spencer for Hidden Figures and Michelle Williams for Manchester by the Sea.

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Oscars 2017: What to Watch For

Oscars 2017: What to Watch For

LOS ANGELES — “Fasten your seatbelts: It’s going to be a bumpy night.” That sassy chestnut, made famous by Bette Davis in the 1951 best-picture winner, “All About Eve,” sums up the feeling in Hollywood heading into this year’s Oscars.

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‘La La Land’ vs. ‘Moonlight’: Who Will Win at the 2017 Oscars?

'La La Land' vs. 'Moonlight': Who Will Win at the 2017 Oscars?

Who will win at the 89th Academy Awards? It’s that time of year again, when we can all grouse about the inanity of the Oscars: how the Academy ignores blockbusters or ignores indie films or ignores people of color. Only this time, there seems less to grouse about than usual.

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Oscar Predictions: Why Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone Won’t Win

Oscar Predictions: Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone Won't Win

If you haven't seen La La Land by now, then I don't even need to tell you that you're missing out because your friends already have. It's a movie that needs to be seen at least once because its been nominated 14 times, tied with Titanic (1997) and All About Eve (1959) for most Oscar noms ever. But La La Land won't break the record for most Oscar wins because Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone weren't given roles that the Academy likes to reward.

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