Polanski's Request to Restore Film Academy Membership DeniedA judge on Tuesday denied Roman Polanski's request to restore his membership in the organization that bestows the Academy Awards two years after he was expelled from it for raping a minor.
'Joker' Leads Oscar Noms; '1917,' 'Irishman' Close BehindFemale filmmakers were shut out, “Parasite” made history and “Joker” edged out “The Irishman,” “1917” and “Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood” in Monday’s Oscar nominations.
Academy Reportedly Warned By DOJ Over Efforts To Shut Netflix Out Of OscarsThe Department of Justice has warned the Academy of Motion Pictures over potential rule changes that could suppress competition from Netflix and other streaming services.
Spielberg's Push Against Netflix At The Oscars Hits A NerveReports that he intends to support rule changes that could block Los Gatos-based Netflix from Oscars-eligibility have provoked a heated, and unwieldy, debate online.
Netflix Joins Hollywood's Biggest Players On Red Carpet Oscar Night With 'Roma'There's a new arrival on the red carpet at the Oscars on Sunday night. Netflix is now one of the biggest players in the movie business with 10 nominations for its film, 'Roma.'
Stanley Donen, Director of 'Singin' in the Rain,' Dies at 94Filmmaker Stanley Donen, a giant of the Hollywood musical who helmed some of the most joyous films in movie history, died Thursday in New York from heart failure. He was 94.
Kevin Hart Withdraws as Oscars Host Following Outcry Over Anti-Gay TweetsKevin Hart says he has stepped down as Oscars host following an outcry over previous anti-gay tweets by the comedian.
New Academy Award Category Blasted as Pandering to PublicThe new "popular film" award category quickly drew negative attention from industry insiders and across the internet.
Milos Forman, Director of 'Amadeus,' 'Cuckoo's Nest,' Dead at 86Czech filmmaker Milos Forman, whose movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, died Saturday near his home in Connecticut. He was 86.
Oscars Recap With Entertainment Tonight's Nancy O'DellEntertainment Tonight's Nancy O'Dell talks about the 2018 Oscars.
'Shape Of Water' Triumphs At An Oscars Full Of ChangeThe 90th Academy Awards crowned Guillermo del Toro's monster fable "The Shape of Water" best picture at an Oscars that confronted the post-Harvey Weinstein era and sought to pivot to a vision of a more inclusive movie business.
'Casting Couch' Statue of Harvey Weinstein Debuts on Hollywood Boulevard Pre-OscarsA golden statue of a bathrobe-clad Harvey Weinstein, seated regally atop a couch with an Oscar in hand, took up temporary sidewalk residence close to the site of Sunday's Academy Awards.
Time For Jan Wahl's Oscar PredictionsAUDIO: Jan Wahl takes a look at this year’s slate of Oscar contenders headlined by "Dunkirk," "Call Me By Your Name" + more!
Faye Dunaway Speaks On Oscar's Best Picture FiascoThe actress said she thought co-presenter Warren Beatty was joking when he paused before showing her the envelope that should have contained the Oscar's best picture winner.
Accountants No Longer Allowed To Have Cellphones Backstage At OscarsPWC accountants won't be allowed to have their cellphones backstage during future Oscar telecasts.