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PARK CITY, UT - Sean P. Means, Sundance Film Festival Director John Cooper, Sundance Institute Executive Director Keri Putnam, and Sundance Institute President Robert Redford during the Day One Press Conference for 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2015 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Sundance)

A Look At The Academy Awards And The Sundance Kids

An Academy Award nomination is an incomparable stamp of approval for any film — and for an indie feature coming out of the Sundance Film Festival, in some cases, it’s a downright miracle.

01/23/2015

(L-R) Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry, Rosamund Pike, Ben Affleck, and David Fincher attend the Opening Night Gala Presentation and World Premiere of "Gone Girl" during the 52nd New York Film Festival at Alice Tully Hall on September 26, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Oscar Best Picture Snubs: 5 Films That Deserved a Nomination

With only eight films nominated for Best Picture at this year’s Oscars, we point out five additional films that deserved a spot in this prestigious Academy Award category.

01/16/2015

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Movie Special: Campaign Kickoff for the Oscars

The Academy Award races are coming into focus. Here are the likely nominees in the major categories.

12/03/2014

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Awards Season Starts Early With Hollywood Film Awards

For those who feel like Hollywood’s awards season can’t start soon enough, you’re in luck.

11/14/2014

The nominees for Best Director at the 86th annual Academy Awards. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Oscar Pix And Predix: Best Picture, Best Director

Sunday evening’s Academy Awards telecast marks the fifth year in the era of the Best Picture Times Two experiment, and it would appear to have caught on.

02/24/2014

Best Actor nominees for the 86th Academy Awards. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Oscar Pix And Predix: Actors

The Oscars are upon us, and the slates of nominees on display on Sunday evening during the Academy Awards ceremony are the usual mix of familiar faces and first-timers.

02/24/2014

Best Actress nominees for the 86th annual Academy Awards. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Oscar Pix And Predix: Actresses

With the 86th Academy Awards ceremony only days away, we’re getting ready for the year’s best acting.

02/24/2014

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Oscar Nominations: They Wuz Robbed! 

The Academy Award nominations are now official. But what about the poor deserving few who were snubbed, ignored, underappreciated, or forgotten?

01/19/2014

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Social Media Today: Facebook Adopts ‘Trending’

It’s very similar to a feature that’s been around on Twitter for years, but Facebook’s version is slightly different.

01/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 2.26.13

Chris discusses CPAC snubbing New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, the controversy surrounding Argo, and the reasons people are leaving Philadelphia. He talks to David Martosko from the Daily Caller about the latest on the FBI investigation of New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez, and former Director of the Congressional Budget Office, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, about the impending sequester cuts.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/26/2013

(Ben Affleck directed and starred in "Argo.")

From Philadelphia, and Temple University, to Oscar-Winning Film Editor

If you check the Hollywood A-list for film editors, William Goldenberg’s name comes up quite often. He won the Oscar for editing the film “Argo.”

02/25/2013

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Packed House At Upper Darby Diner For Oscar Viewing Party

The Llanerch Diner in Upper Darby, Pa. hosted an Oscar Viewing Party Sunday night, hoping to see Silver Linings Playbook bring home some Oscar Gold. The film was nominated in eight-different categories.

02/25/2013

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Top Ways To Party Like A Movie Star In Philadelphia

Instead of sitting in your sweatpants eating popcorn this February, why not get dolled up and paint the town red carpet red?

02/21/2013

(Steven Spielberg is nominated as best director for "Lincoln.")

Bill Wine’s Oscar Predictions: Best Director, Best Film

Here are Bill’s picks for the director and the film most likely to take their respective Oscar prizes.

02/21/2013

(Customers at the Llanerch Diner enjoy what has come to be known as the "Bradley Cooper booth."  Credit: John McDevitt)

Upper Darby Diner, Scene of Oscar-Nominated Movie, Plans a Viewing Party

Actors Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence filmed indoor and outdoor scenes for “Silver Linings Playbook” at the Llanerch Diner, on Township Line Road in Upper Darby.

02/20/2013

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