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2018 Oscar Nominations: Our Final Predictions

How will Lady Bird, Three Billboards, Call Me by Your Name, and The Shape of Water fare come nomination day? Here are our best guesses.<p>By mid-January, awards season has typically settled into a predictable groove. The front-runners have been anointed; their accolades have been accumulating since …

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Anupama Chopra's Darkest Hour movie review: Gary Oldman starrer has Oscar bait written all over it

<i>Darkest Hour</i> has Oscar bait written all over it – I’ll be surprised if Gary Oldman who plays Winston Churchill doesn’t win the best actor award this …

Darkest Hour

‘Darkest Hour’ review: Churchill reincarnated

Winston Churchill was a heavyset, almost balding man who spoke with deliberate pauses, as if considering each utterance. A powerful orator with a …

Darkest Hour

Darkest Hour movie review: Gary Oldman delivers an Oscar-worthy performance

Darkest Hour movie review: The movie has Churchill talking “blood, tears, toil and sweat”; and vowing to fight “in the sky and on the beaches, land …

Darkest Hour

‘Darkest Hour’ film review: Gary Oldman is the brightest spot in Churchill biopic

Joe Wright’s biopic examines Winston Churchill’s early years as the British prime minister during World War II.<p>The time is May 1940. Europe is under …

Darkest Hour

Movie Review Round-Up: The New Releases

You're spoilt for choice: the Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep-starring The Post, animated delight Coco and Liam Neeson's new action-thriller The Commuter …

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Where To Watch The 2018 Oscar Nominations, So You Won't Miss A Minute

With the 2018 awards season now officially underway, fans are most likely wondering where to watch the 2018 Oscar nominations. While it doesn't …

The Oscars

Empire Film Awards 2018: The Last Jedi leads the pack with nine nominations including Best Actress for Daisy Ridley

Star Wars: The Last Jedi leads this year’s Empire Award nominations with nine nods, including Best Film and Best Director.<p>The latest instalment of …

Star Wars

Ledger lives on, a decade after his death

On January 22, 2008, a masseuse and housekeeper quietly entered a bedroom in Heath Ledger's Manhattan apartment hoping to wake up the Australian …

Entertainment

James Franco could still get an Oscar nomination despite sexual misconduct allegations

When the Los Angeles Times published a story last week, in which several women accused James Franco of sexually inappropriate behavior, a good number …

James Franco

The Star Wars movies are now officially for old people

In a crushing blow to whatever coolness <i>Star Wars</i> had in the ‘70s and to whatever “ownership” nerds claimed to have over the series with their X-Wing …

Star Wars

Colbert's 'Magic School Bus' Enters Trump to Refute His 'Excellent' Health

And yes, they leave through his shithole<p>Parents, do NOT send your kids off on the “Magic School Bus” ever again. On Wednesday’s “Late Show with …

Entertainment

'Darkest Hour' review: You don't want to miss Gary Oldman's performance

<b>Movie:</b> <i>Darkest Hour</i><b>Cast:</b> Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Ben Mendelsohn, Ronald Pickup, Stephen Dillane, and Joe Armstrong<b>Director:</b> Joe …

Darkest Hour

Who should play Trump in upcoming Fire and Fury TV series? These are the main contenders

Deal to bring Wolff expose of dysfunctional White House to TV screens announced.<p>1 of 2<p>Michael Wolff's stunning exposé on the Trump presidency, Fire …

Entertainment

2018 Oscars primer: What you need to know before nominations day

We’re in the home stretch of “awards season,” which means that the Oscars—the crown jewel of award shows—will soon be upon us. Rejoice, for there is great cinema to be enjoyed, and even more to discuss and dissect in the remaining days of what’s been an uncharacteristically hazy season.<p>By now, the …

Darkest Hour

Oscars on Eggshells: How Offscreen Controversies Could Impact Nominations

Amid renewed focus on the personal behavior of actors and others, potential nominees like James Franco and Gary Oldman are already drawing …

The Oscars

Will the Oscars finally nominate Jake Gyllenhaal (‘Stronger’) to make up for years of cruel snubs?

What on earth does <b>Jake Gyllenhaal</b> have to do to get an Oscar nomination? He was an early favorite for Best Actor thanks to a powerful performance in …

The Oscars

2018 Oscars: Can Timothee Chalamet (‘Call Me by Your Name’) overcome age bias to be the youngest Best Actor winner ever?

Like in Best Actress, this year’s Best Actor Oscar champ could shake up the oldest and youngest Best Actor winners lists, between our predicted two …

Award Shows

More Celebrities Who Are Serious About Photography

You don’t have to be a full-time professional to enjoy the creative process of photography. We previously wrote about Celebrities Who Are Serious …

Photography

And the 2018 Oscar nominees should be …

Before nominations are announced this Tuesday, here are the films the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences would be wise to recognize<p>As long as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences keeps its envelopes out of Warren Beatty's hands, this year's Oscars should go smoothly enough. …

Movies

ScoreKeeper’s Top Ten Film Scores of 2017

I regret I did not live up to my usual standard of film consumption in 2017. I summited a small mountain of movies and sailed a bountiful ocean of …

Movies

15 Things You Never Knew About David Fincher's 'Zodiac'

Underappreciated when it came out a decade ago, "Zodiac" is now widely considered David Fincher's best film.<p>The 2007 drama, which chronicles the notorious San Francisco slayings of the late 1960s, is more than just another serial killer thriller from the director of "Seven" -- it's a meditation on …

David Fincher

Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Allison Janney & Sam Rockwell could become first foursome to win every acting award in same year

So far this awards season, <b>Frances McDormand</b> (Best Actress, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”), <b>Gary Oldman</b> (Best Actor, “Darkest Hour”),</b> …

Awards

In a competitive year for Best Actress, Aubrey Plaza dangles Oscar bait from outside the box

<i>This year’s Oscar nominations will be announced on January 23. Will the Academy uphold conventional wisdom or think outside of the box? With Oscar</i> …

Darkest Hour

SAG Awards Predictions 2018: Who Will Win?

The 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards are set to unfold Sunday, Jan. 17. Nominations leaders were “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” on …

Awards

What would Churchill have made of Brexit, given his support for a 'United States of Europe'?

Any British citizen who has seen Joe Wright’s superb dramatisation of Winston Churchill’s first grueling month as prime minister, <i>Darkest Hour</i>, could not have helped but feel the patriotic juices stirring in their veins as Gary Oldman, who plays Churchill, delivers his climactic “We shall fight on …

Darkest Hour

‘Darkest Hour’ director now dating ‘Girl on the Train’ star

“Darkest Hour” director Joe Wright — who Page Six exclusively reported has ended his seven-year marriage to Anoushka Shankar — is moving on with “The …

Darkest Hour

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2018: Seating is a tricky A-list dance

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. — Oh, to be seated at a power-women table.<p>A week and a half before the Screen Actors Guild Awards (TNT and TBS, Sunday, 8 ET/5 PT), a team of four is huddled in an office, staring at a dry-erase board. In front of them lies what looks like a wedding seating plan with mock …

Entertainment

2017 Was Another Record-Tying Year For Hollywood Box Office Bombs

This weekend sees three new wide releases, none of which are expected to make much noise. The Chris Hemsworth post-9/11 military actioner <i>12 Strong</i> is hoping against hope for a $15m debut and maybe a $50m finish, while STX Entertainment’s <i>Den of Thieves</i> would be thrilled to get anywhere near $10m …

Movies

Modern American Cinema is Approaching Social Realism in a New Way

American cinema has been the frontrunner of genres including horror, drama, and action. But the one genre the U.S. notably hasn’t dabbled in is …

Filmmaking