Oscars 2019: List of Academy Award Winners

The winners of Oscars 2019 were announced at the 91st Academy Awards ceremony as presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on February 24, 2019 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. It was the first time in three decades (since Oscars 1989) that no host conducted the ceremony. Here isContinue reading “Oscars 2019: List of Academy Award Winners”

Oscars 2018 Best Picture ‘The Shape of Water’ still showing in PH cinemas

“The Shape of Water”, this year’s biggest winner at the recently concluded 90th Academy Awards that won top awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best in Original Score and Best Production Design is still showing in Philippine cinemas – S’Maison, SM Mall of Asia, SM North Edsa, Greenhills Theatermall, Powerplant, Rockwell Santolan, SM Cauayan, SMContinue reading “Oscars 2018 Best Picture ‘The Shape of Water’ still showing in PH cinemas”

Oscars 2018: Complete list of winners

The winners of Oscars 2018 were announced at the 90th Academy Awards ceremony as presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on March 4, 2018 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the ceremony for the second time. Here is the list of winners for the 90th Academy Awards along withContinue reading “Oscars 2018: Complete list of winners”

Oscar Prediction 2018: Who should win at the 90th Academy Awards?

My annual tradition. Since Oscar season will always be my Super Bowl, I take this prediction game quite seriously. No, it’s not necessarily evaluating what’s and who’s the best (but I’ll also be giving my personal favorites though) — it’s about knowing how Oscars work. I’ve been an avid follower and spectator of the Oscars sinceContinue reading “Oscar Prediction 2018: Who should win at the 90th Academy Awards?”

Steven Spielberg’s Oscar Best Picture nominee ‘The Post’ to hit Philippine cinemas

Fresh from receiving a Best Picture nomination in the 90th Academy Awards, Univeral Pictures’ timely thriller The Post is headed to Philippine cinemas on February 24, a week before the actual Oscars. Marking their historic, first-ever on-screen collaboration, Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in The Post, a thrilling drama about the unlikelyContinue reading “Steven Spielberg’s Oscar Best Picture nominee ‘The Post’ to hit Philippine cinemas”

Oscars Winners 2017: Full list, Academy Awards winners

The winners of Oscars 2017 were announced at the 89th Academy Awards ceremony as presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on February 26, 2017 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the ceremony for the first time. Here is the list of winners for the 89th Academy Awards alongContinue reading “Oscars Winners 2017: Full list, Academy Awards winners”

With 8 Oscar noms, ‘Arrival’ a rare sci-fi Best Picture contender

Nabbing a best picture nomination January 23, Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival joined the short list of science-fiction films that have been nominated for the film industry’s top prize. Reports Variety, previous to the Academy’s expansion of the category in 2009, sci-fi nominees were a rarity. The only two that come to mind are E.T. the Extra-TerrestrialContinue reading “With 8 Oscar noms, ‘Arrival’ a rare sci-fi Best Picture contender”

Oscars 2017: Nine foreign-language films make it to shortlist

Nine films will advance to the next round of voting for the 89th Academy Awards foreign-language film category. Selected from 85 submissions around the world, the shortlist is as follows: Australia, “Tanna” — directors Bentley Dean, Martin Butler Canada, “It’s Only the End of the World” — director Xavier Dolan Denmark, “Land of Mine” —Continue reading “Oscars 2017: Nine foreign-language films make it to shortlist”

Oscars 2016 Best Picture ‘Spotlight’ returns to PH cinemas

For a limited time you may now watch “Spotlight,” the Oscar pick for Best Picture, back at select cinemas: Eastwood, Gateway, Powerplant, Robinsons Galleria, and the newly opened Cinema ’76. The movie won two Oscars for Best Original Screenplay and Best Picture in the recently concluded 88th Academy Awards. It also had four other nominationsContinue reading “Oscars 2016 Best Picture ‘Spotlight’ returns to PH cinemas”

After 3 major Oscar wins, ‘The Revenant’ returns to PH cinemas

“The Revenant,” which bagged this year’s plum awards at the Oscars – Best Actor (Leonardo DiCaprio), Best Director (Alejandro Iñarritu) and Best Cinematography (Emmanuel Lubezki) will return in select Philippine cinemas starting March 2. DiCaprio’s Best Actor award for his winning performance which the domestic and global audience have been rooting for in his workContinue reading “After 3 major Oscar wins, ‘The Revenant’ returns to PH cinemas”