At the Academy Awards on Sunday night, one of the odds-on favorites to nab a lot of Oscars is the film “Silver Linings Playbook.” The movie screenplay is based on a book written here in Massachusetts.
More surprising were snubs in the directing category, where three favorites missed out: Ben Affleck for “Argo” and past Oscar winners Kathryn Bigelow for “Zero Dark Thirty” and Tom Hooper for “Les Miserables.”
Here is the complete list of winners from the 84th Annual Academy Awards.
This week at the WBZ Water Cooler, it’s Oscar night and former Emerson professor, Jim Taylor, is keeping his fingers crossed for a big night.
Leslie Gennari runs Sweet Shoppe Candles out of the basement of her Reading home.
Here are my dramatically underinformed Oscar picks for Sunday night.
Keep up with the Oscars, from the nominees to the red carpet to the podium. And the Oscar goes to…
Baseball movie “Moneyball” received six Oscar nominations, the Academy announced Tuesday morning.
“The Fighter” took home some big prizes, but the day after the show much of the buzz surrounding the film’s Best Supporting Actress win was around Melissa Leo’s acceptance speech.
By contrast with a lot of the product they put out, “The Fighter” is Hollywood at its best, telling a real story about the real lives of real people.