When Matthew McConaughey gave his much-talked-about acceptance speech for Best Actor during this year’s Academy Awards, his “All right, all right, all right” wasn’t just off the cuff: it was a reference to his first film role, and it was inspired by a legendary rock icon.
Everyone knows that Ellen Degeneres is hilarious. She’s a prankster, a joker and a hater (but the good kind where she’s not really making fun of you). As host of the 2014 Oscars, she gave an opening speech to kick off the ceremony and it was the funniest speech in four years.
The 2014 Academy Awards are well underway, with several musical performances dotting the filmic night, including, but not limited to, Bette Midler.
Along with being phenomenal films, many of these movies include great music. Before they start awarding Oscars Sunday night, we want you to vote for the best songs featured in those movies.
This year’s Academy Awards take place on Sunday, March 2. Below are our picks for the best, not-yet-sold-out viewing parties in the city this year. Have a look, then go ahead and firm up your plans. Tickets definitely won’t last. By Jessica Allen.
But they’re not rushing the process.
U2 have two Golden Globes, but have yet to win an Academy Award.
The Academy of Motion Pictures has announced that Ellen will return to host the Oscars in 2014.
The academy definitely spread the wealth at the 85th Oscars last night, with the most awards going to “Life of Pi” at just 4 total. Take a look at the major winners from last night and our thoughts on the big event.
Barbra Streisand graced the Oscar stage for the first time in 36 years to honor her late friend, Marvin Hamlisch.