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Academy Awards

Mad Max, The Martian, Star Wars all score multiple Oscar nominations
Jan 14, 2016

Science fiction got some decent representation as the 2015 Academy Award nominations were unveiled this morning.

The two best 2014 acting performances you won't see honored at the Oscars...but should
Feb 20, 2015

As you settle in to watch the Oscars this Sunday, let's give some respect to two talented artists who won't be there to accept an award ... but should be.

Image of the Day: The LEGO Movie director's perfect response to Oscar snub
Jan 15, 2015

The LEGO Movie may have been snubbed by the Oscars, but no worries! Co-director Phil Lord made his own. In LEGO.

Interstellar, Birdman, Guardians and more earn 2015 Oscar nominations
Jan 15, 2015

The nominees for the 87th annual Academy Awards have finally been announced. So, which genre films are up for Oscars?

Which 2014 sci-fi flicks did (and didn't) make the Academy's short list for effects awards?
Dec 5, 2014

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the 10 films in the running to win the best visual effects award. So, who made the cut?

 

Does Apes star Andy Serkis deserve an Oscar nomination?
Jul 11, 2014

After you see Dawn of the Planet of the Apes this weekend, consider this question: Should Andy Serkis be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor?

Feast your eyes on the 10 movies that'll vie for the VFX Oscar
Dec 6, 2013

The Academy salutes giant robots, dragons, and zombies. Who's in, who's out, and who's winning?

POLL: Which of these 10 films should win the Best Visual FX Oscar?
Dec 16, 2012

In a blinding stampede of wizards, robot boxers, mutants and magical automatons, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released its list of 10 films still alive for nominations in the Best Visual Effects category at next month's 84th Academy Awards.

Does Stan Lee deserve an Oscar? You decide!
Dec 14, 2012

Stan Lee begs the Academy to create an entirely new category for Best Cameo Artist.