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  • Movie review: ‘The Space Between Us’ veers off-course

    Call it “The Unspectacular Now.”“The Space Between Us” aims to be an epic story of young love on the ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Meryl Streep breaks her own record for most Oscar nominations

    Looks like the Academy doesn’t think Meryl Streep is overrated.Streep received a lead actress nomina ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 4:20 pm
  • Oscars not so white, but still very male

    Is it time for #OscarsSoMale? A racially diverse slate of acting nominees saved the film academy fro ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 4:20 pm
  • After 2 years of #OscarsSoWhite, Oscars set records for African-American actors

    Following 2 consecutive years of controversy over all-white acting nominations that roiled the motio ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 4:20 pm
  • 'La La Land' lands a record-tying 14 Oscar nominations

    The candy-colored love letter to musicals "La La Land" landed a record-tying 14 Academy Award nomina ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:47 pm
  • ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ gets an official title

    It’s official. The next installment of the main “Star Wars” saga will be called “The Last Jedi.” Luc ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 4:33 pm
  • 'Batman v Superman,' 'Zoolander 2' lead Razzie nominations

    NEW YORK (AP) – The much-derided superhero clash “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” and the far-to ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 4:42 pm
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