Oscars: 12 Years A Slave best picture, but Gravity pulls in most gongs

First Reaction Mon 3 Mar, AT 09:40

The biggest winner of the night was host Ellen DeGeneres whose 'epic selfie' tweet went viral

Video games are art – and it's time they got their own Oscars

Tue 25 Feb, AT 10:39 The Conversation

Games like The Last of Us are strong enough to merit Academy Awards, argues Nick Robinson

Oscar fairy-tale tells us little about being black in the USA

Tue 18 Feb, AT 09:40 Charles Laurence

Visit a prison – rather than the cover of Vanity Fair – to see where we are 150 years after slavery

Woody Allen: Dylan's sex abuse claim casts shadow over Oscars

Mon 3 Feb, AT 09:09 Charles Laurence

Allen denies 'disgraceful' charge – but should we be showering the man and his movies with accolades?

Meryl Streep slams Walt Disney for racist, anti-Semitic views

First Reaction Fri 10 Jan, AT 11:20

Actress attacks cartoon icon at awards ceremony, but was her criticism brave or selfish?

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Peter O'Toole: a 'hell-raiser' who exuded 'sex and danger'

First Reaction Mon 16 Dec, AT 10:28

Hard-living threatened to derail his career, but few could match him for 'pure sensual excitement'

Philomena - reviews of Stephen Frears Bafta contender

Hot Ticket Fri 1 Nov, AT 07:49

Judi Dench and Steve Coogan star in funny, profound real-life drama tipped for Baftas and Oscars

Adele and Beyonce to sing at Michelle Obama's 'huge' party

One-Minute Read Mon 11 Mar, AT 12:52

Two of the world's biggest female stars agree to sing at 'celebrity-packed' celebration of First Lady's 50th

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Best Oscars moments: the trip, the jokes and the bad gowns

Briefing Mon 25 Feb, AT 13:35

From Seth MacFarlane's 'edgy' jokes to Kristen Stewart's odd style, there was plenty to savour

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