There was a time when you could root for favorite movies to win Oscars without any inclination that they didn’t stand a chance. Now there are all kinds of channels, whether on the Internet or in more traditional media, constantly reminding us what nominees have the best odds — which actors are front-runners and which are longshots and which are hardly being discussed at all. These… Continue reading Which Oscar Nominee Do You Most Want to Win This Year?
One of this year’s most glaring Oscar omissions comes in the form of Tom Hanks being passed over for his work as that titular character in Captain Phillips. I’m not sure why Academy voters decided that Hanks’ work in Paul Greengrass’ adaptation of a real-life ocean hijacking wasn’t worthy of a nomination, but I like to just assume it’s because 2014 had… Continue reading The Last Scene of 'Captain Phillips' Should Have Earned Tom Hanks an Oscar Nom
Want to catch up on the Best Picture nominees before Oscar night? We tell you which ones are still in theaters and which ones you can view at home on either DVD/Blu-ray or VOD.
Box Office to Date: $ 144.4 million
Number of Theaters Still Playing: 903
DVD/BD: March 18
VOD: cable MOD March 18
Best Bet: If you want to see Jennifer Lawrence’s Oscar-nominated performance as she flips out… Continue reading Where to Watch the 9 Best Picture Oscar Nominees Right Now
Your Top Three is a series here at Movies.com where we choose a topic and you give us your top three picks.
There are 85 movies that have been named Best Picture at the Academy Awards. We doubt even one of them is loved by all of our readers, let alone the entirety of the planet’s movie fans. So, this could be an interesting discussion.
It also… Continue reading Your Top Three: Favorite Best Picture Oscar Winners