As loyal followers of this site are probably well aware, I’m not a fan of science fiction in general or aliens in particular. However, a big-budget holiday picture starring Amy Adams (and aliens) might make me change my mind. To be honest, I went in to the film blind. I …
Late-night talk show host, producer, and comedian Jimmy Kimmel confirmed on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” that he will host the 89th Oscars® to be broadcast live on Oscar® Sunday, February 26, 2017, on the ABC Television Network. This is Kimmel’s first time hosting the global telecast.
Did you hear about the conscientious objector who served in the U.S. military during World War II? He worked as a medic and refused to carry a weapon or to kill enemy combatants. In spite of the fact that he was ridiculed by his platoon and almost court-martialed for failure to follow orders during training, he ended up being one of the most courageous war heroes in U.S. history.
No. That wasn’t a spoiler. That was what happened in the preview for Hacksaw Ridge, this year’s Oscar-season WWII battlefield feature.
A record 27 features have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 89th Academy Awards®.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today the appointment of Edgar Aguirre as its Director, Talent Development and Inclusion.