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Oscars Documentary Features Shortlist: Here's a look at the 15 named

Oscars Documentary Features Shortlist: Here's a look at the 15 named
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 15 films in the Documentary Feature category will advance in the voting process for the 90th Academy Awards®. One hundred seventy films were originally submitted in the category. The 15 feature documentaries all have a story to tell. Many can be previewed online, at... Read more »

Academy Awards 2017: Test your Oscar IQ with Show Me Chicago's Oscar trivia quiz

Academy Awards 2017: Test your Oscar IQ with Show Me Chicago's Oscar trivia quiz
2017 marks the 89th year that America has been honoring the stars of the silver screen with what has become popularly know as “The Oscars.” The awards ceremony dates back to 1929 with honorees names reading like a who’s who of film history. This week, Oscar Week, kicks off the countdown to the big show–the... Read more »

Oscar Night in Chicago: Viewing Parties for the Academy Awards

Oscar Night in Chicago: Viewing Parties for the Academy Awards
Chicagoans have many choices when it comes to watching the 87th Annual Academy Awards ceremony this Sunday February 22.  Here are a few: GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER Where: Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St. When: Sunday, February 22. Doors open at 6 p.m. The 87th Academy Awards® Telecast begins at 7:30 p.m. The... Read more »
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87th Oscars® Nominations Announcement Streaming Live

87th Oscars® Nominations Announcement Streaming Live
A contingent of Hollywood’s finest including actor Chris Pine, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, and directors Alfonso Cuarón and J.J. Abrams announced the nominations for the 87th Academy Awards on Thursday morning– the winners will be announced in a ceremony on February 22, 2015 at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood. You can re-watch it by... Read more »

Academy Awards 2012: Fast Facts About the Oscar Plus Chicago Oscar Celebrations.

Academy Awards 2012: Fast Facts About the Oscar Plus Chicago Oscar Celebrations.
Chicago, Thursday, February 23, 2012.  The hype, the hopes, the endless awards, the red carpet, the fashion faux pas and celebrity sightings will be keeping many glued to their television sets, some falling asleep and others a reason to party this Sunday.  It’s the 84th Annual Academy Awards with wall to wall celebrations centered around “Oscar.”... Read more »
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