As of the 87th Academy Awards, there have been 520 films nominated for the ...
The Academy can make exceptions to the limit, as when Anthony Minghella and
... for Best Foreign Language Film, as it w...
Mar 5, 2015 ... This Photo of a Cat Shot By a Crossbow Will Make You Wonder How It's Still
Alive ... The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the body that hands ...
(Though several of the Best Picture nominees from the past year were ... not have
made room for significantly more smashes, but it did allow many ...
Dec 13, 2012 ... "The history of SAG and the history of the Golden Globes, you can study it," he
begins. ... that is (unfortunately) necessary to build momentum in an awards
season. ... So Barker, always the Academy historian, had someone in his New ...
Picture win in his pocket, he and "Amour" certainly have a great...
Oct 23, 2013 ... Unfortunately, a glance at Academy history suggests that even the strongest ...
Exarchopoulos, Seydoux, and Bejo will have at least modest Oscar ... today, they
make up less than one percent, with those that arrive stateside ... And Amour's
Riva was nominated for her unflinching portrayal of an elderly ...
Mar 3, 2013 ... I underestimated Academy support for “Silver Linings Playbook.” ... Two years
ago, Lawrence earned terrific notices and her first shot at Oscar for the ... Can you
imagine how boring this Oscar season would have been ... People who make a
living doing Oscar predictions should thank Good Lawrence won.
Feb 20, 2013 ... As you can tell from his remarks -- highlights of which have been ... like visual
effects you can see enough of a film, in many cases, to make an informed
decision. ... STORY: THR's Oscar Icons Portfolio: Steven Spielberg, Eva Marie
Saint .... Deakins shot Skyfall, but a lot of people in the Academy will have no ...
Feb 20, 2015 ... A weak year can sometimes make for an exciting Oscar race, but that ... we're just
going to have fewer thoughtful films on complex historical subjects and ... prefer
Birdman—and it's true that the Academy does love movies about the .... of Away
From Her (also a portrait of Alzheimer's) or Amour (dementia) ...
Feb 15, 2013 ... She talks about her very long road to the Academy Awards. ... And on February
24, Emmanuelle Riva, Oscar's oldest Best Actress nominee ever, will celebrate ...
And although Amour was shot north of Paris, in French, with majority ..... History
may not have been kind to Oppenheimer, but according to Ray ...
Jul 31, 2014 ... Can it be a Best Picture nominee at the Oscars, or even — don't say this too
loudly — a winner? ... I would say “Boyhood” has a strong shot of landing a
nomination, ... “Beasts of the Southern Wild” and “Amour” have done since the
field .... way for the past 12 years, just so Linklater and company could make .....
Aug 29, 2013 ... It is probably true that if a film is nominated for eleven Oscars, it will be a ... In fact,
there have only been, in the 80-odd year history of the Academy Awards, eleven
... Dragon, Letters From Iwo Jima, and, at the last ceremony, Amour. ... the
beautifully moving, brilliantly shot biopic of Jean-Dominique Bauby, ...