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Why 'Darkest Hour' Could Win Big On Oscar Night

It's Oscar season, and you know what that means: Time to catch up on all those nominated movies that came out last year and you still haven't seen. The Academy Awards take place on March 4, giving you less than two weeks to become an expert on all of…
By Johnny Brayson

What This 2018 Oscar Nominee Thinks You Can Do Right Now To Make Hollywood More Equal

You've probably seen (and quite likely swooned at) Jacqueline Durran's work before. The Oscar-winning costume designer has brought some of cinema's most memorable outfits to the big screen, including the Green Dress from Atonement, the gorgeous Dior …
By Danielle Burgos

Catt Sadler's Next Job Is A Major Role On The Oscars Red Carpet

On Wednesday, The Hollywood Reporter revealed Catt Sadler is hosting Vanity Fair's Oscar party. In similar fashion to what the publication did in 2017, Sadler is joining Vanity Fair's executive digital director Mike Hogan to co-host a live broadcast …
By Allyson Koerner

23 Movies To See Before The Oscars, From 'The Shape Of Water' To 'The Boss Baby'

With the Oscars fast approaching, it's time to get serious about your movie watching. Consider this your to-do list, because these are the 23 movies you have to see before the Oscars. The big awards show, which many consider the Super Bowl of Hollywo…
By Angelica Florio

17 Oscar-Nominated 2018 Movies Made By Women You Need To See

Change is often slow to come, even when there's a groundswell of support behind it. Despite rallying cries at last year's Oscars for more diversity (a broad designation including anyone, anyone at all, that wasn't cis, white, and male), the filmmakin…
By Danielle Burgos

Tiffany Haddish's Response To Her Oscar Snub Will Just Make You Love Her Even More

After the epic journey that was Girls Trip, many fans were hopeful that one of its leads might nab an Academy Award nomination. Sadly, that wasn't the case, but Tiffany Haddish's reaction to her Oscar snub is so rational and well-reasoned that it wil…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Everything To Know About All The Documentaries Nominated For A 2018 Oscar

The five movies nominated for Best Documentary Feature at the 2018 Academy Awards are arguably more diverse in subject matter than the nine movies nominated for Best Picture. And once you add in the five films nominated for Best Documentary Short, we…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Casey Affleck Withdraws From Presenting At This Year's Oscars — REPORT

Following a report from Deadline that circulated on Thursday, Bustle has confirmed that Casey Affleck withdrew from the 2018 Oscars. The actor was set to present the Best Actress award, but according to Deadline's sources, he reportedly pulled out be…
By Dana Getz

Latinx & Asian Actors Are Snubbed By The Oscars Yet Again & It’s So Disappointing

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released its full list of nominees for the 90th annual award show. While the Academy was initially praised for having more diverse nominees this year, no Latinx or Asian actors received 2018 Oscar nomin…
By Tolly Wright

Chrissy Teigen Thinks One Oscar-Nominated Movie "Sucks" & Fans NEED To Know Which One

As her 9.6 million Twitter followers already know, when Chrissy Teigen has something to say, she says it. (For better or for worse, as history has proven.) So, when John Legend advised her to refrain from slamming Tuesday's rollout of Oscar nominees,…
By Emily Mae Czachor

Greta Gerwig & Jordan Peele's Oscar Noms Are Worth Celebrating. Now Here's What Needs To Happen Next

Unlike the 2018 Golden Globes, at this year's Academy Awards, no one, not even Natalie Portman, will be able to introduce the Oscars' Best Director category by saying "all-male directing nominees." For the first time in nearly a decade, a woman, Gret…
By Shannon Carlin

The 2018 Oscar Noms Set Some Very Exciting Records

On Tuesday, the 2018 Oscar nominations were announced, celebrating so many of the best movies the past year has had to offer. It's exciting to see so many beloved movies like Lady Bird and Get Out scoop up those prestigious nods from the academy, and…
By Nicole Pomarico

How 'Get Out' Has Opened Up The Conversation To An Insidious — And Often Disguised — Form Of Racism

After losing out at the 2018 Golden Globes despite being one of the most lucrative and critically-acclaimed films of last year, Get Out’s Oscars prospects were in doubt. However, on Tuesday, Get Out received four Oscar nominations, and not only in ca…
By Kadeen Griffiths

Jordan Peele's Oscars Nominations Thrilled Fans & They Have NO Chill On Twitter

Jordan Peele is already an Emmy winner, but now there's a chance he could be an Oscar winner too. At the 2018 Academy Awards, Jordan Peele is nominated for Best Director (Get Out), Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture. It's a momentous achievem…
By Caitlin Gallagher

'Wonder Woman' Was Snubbed At The Oscars, & Twitter Is LIVID

For all the wonderful films and creators who were deservedly honored with Academy Award nominations, there were a few who were snubbed. Wonder Woman received no 2018 Oscar nominations, and Twitter is up in arms about it. Superhero films don't tend to…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Christopher Plummer's Oscar Nom For 'All The Money In The World' Is Huge

The film All the Money in the World has hardly stayed out of the headlines in the months before and after its release, and it's not likely to go anywhere now. After all, Christopher Plummer has been nominated for an Oscar after taking over Kevin Spac…
By Alexis Rhiannon

The Oscar Nominations Ceremony Celebrated Women In A Badass Way That You Might've Missed

While the focus may have been on the snubs and surprises, the 2018 Oscar nomination ceremony included an exciting update that you might've missed. In between the nominees for the technical categories, read aloud by Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis, th…
By Jamie Primeau

'Lady Bird's Multiple Oscars Nominations Are A Sign Of Something Really Promising

After much anticipation, the 2018 Academy Award nominations were announced on Tuesday, and the fate of one film in particular has drawn attention: Lady Bird received five Oscar nominations. Throughout the early morning announcements, fans had their e…
By Alexis Rhiannon

Tiffany Haddish Put Her Own Spin On Announcing The Oscar Noms & Twitter Is Living For It

On Jan. 23, the nominations for the 90th Academy Awards were announced. But, they weren't revealed by just anyone. Alongside Lord of the Rings' Andy Serkis, Tiffany Haddish announced the Oscar nominations and fans loved it. Who can blame them, though…
By Stephanie Downs

James Franco's Oscars Snub Sends A Message That Time Really Is Up

After taking home the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy for The Disaster Artist, the question remained whether James Franco would be nominated for the 2018 Oscars. With the official list of nominees released on Tuesday, Jan. 23, Fran…
By Jamie Primeau