2010 was full of great films. Here’s a quick look at the 10 nominees for Best Picture.
The LA Times highlights fun facts that make the 2011 Academy Awards more exciting than in year’s past
James L. Brooks masters comedy from the inside out - SF Chronicle
Make no mistake: The professorial-looking Brooks, 70, is not a household name, but he is an influential Hollywood figure
In the span of less than a day, independent film cognoscenti on both coasts have declared the teeny drama ‘Winter’s Bone’ a top film of the year
James Franco and Anne Hathaway have just what Academy Awards producers want as hosts of Hollywood’s biggest night. They’ll put on a show, rather than just another awards ceremony, organizers say
Hugh Jackman has turned down an offer to host the Academy Awards. Who will fill his dancing shoes?
TheDC's November movie preview - TheDC
Do yourself a favor and don’t go to the movies this month
At 13.5 inches high, and with the heft of a bag of oranges, Oscar can go just about anywhere – but where do the winners keep theirs?
See what you’ve done to me, and to a world full of former Mel Gibson fans, who stood behind you and bought the tickets to your movies, and even bought your first few apologies for indiscretions?
Outspoken ‘Avatar’ star Weaver said she believed Cameron didn’t win because the academy wanted to make history by naming its first ever female Best Director
Feel free to walk all over Russell Crowe - E! Online
Infamous for his short temper, the Robin Hood actor received the 2,404th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
The fine folk over at Torrent Freak have created a wonderful prelude to the big event, far more interesting than any discussion of rented frocks, baubles and faces, by calculating which of the nominated movies has been torrented the most
This year’s red carpet was punctuated with a variety of different colors, shapes and styles. Some stars knocked it out of the ballpark; others have since become candidates for next year’s worst dressed list
Big winners of the 2010 Oscars [slideshow] - The Daily Caller
It was Hollywood’s biggest night. See who took home the main awards
20 sexiest Oscar dresses ever [SLIDESHOW] - The Daily Caller
If you’ve seen the worst Oscar dresses ever slideshow, these dresses will restore total faith in Oscars’ fashion
Rather than fawn over magnificent gowns and predictions for this year’s selection, we’re focusing on the … fugly dresses
'The Hurt' lawsuit - Free Press
With the 82nd Academy Awards days away a multimillion-dollar lawsuit is being filed against a front-running best picture nominee
Meryl Streep's continues to set Oscar record - LOS ANGELES TIMES
Meryl Streep’s nomination for “Julie & Julia” increases her Oscar record to 16, putting her even further ahead of Katharine Hepburn and Jack Nicholson (both at 12), though Hepburn won four lead-actress Oscars and Nicholson a pair of lead-actor Academy Awards as well as a supporting one, Streep has just one lead Oscar and a supporting prize to show for all her nominations
Oscar nominations announced - THE GLOBE & MAIL
The Oscar nominations have been announced in Beverly Hills, Calif., by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
James Cameron may get to proclaim himself king of the distant moon Pandora at the Academy Awards. Cameron — who borrowed Leonardo DiCaprio’s line from “Titanic” and declared himself “king of the world” when that film sailed to Oscar glory 12 years ago — positioned himself for a repeat with his Golden Globe wins Sunday for the sci-fi blockbuster “Avatar.”