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The Artist wins best picture at the most predictable Oscars ever

Mon 27 Feb, AT 07:49

Five top awards for French silent film while host Billy Crystal gets his worst press for a long time

The Help

The Help: an Oscar surprise or a Hollywood embarrassment?

Fri 24 Feb, AT 07:43
Charles Laurence

70 years after Gone With The Wind, playing a maid still gives a black actress the best chance of an Oscar

Sacha Baron Cohen as The Dictator

Sacha Baron Cohen's Dictator banned from the Oscars

One-Minute Read
Thu 23 Feb, AT 15:21

Academy pulls Borat star's tickets until he pledges not to appear on red carpet as a Hussein-like tyrant

Viola Davis - The Help

Oscars: Can Viola Davis beat Meryl Streep to best actress?

One-Minute Read
Mon 30 Jan, AT 12:07

The Iron Lady is no longer a sure bet as The Help dominates Screen Actors Guild awards

Bridesmaids Oscars snub

Oscars snub: why were Drive and Bridesmaids left out?

First Post
Tue 24 Jan, AT 16:44

Academy Awards voters seem to be out of touch with what film audiences see as the top movies

Berenice Bejo

Berenice Bejo's silent movie role gets Oscar pundits talking

Tue 3 Jan, AT 16:01

Will The Artist make a little-known French actress the next Marion Cotillard – or the new Penelope Cruz?