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an annual award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for achievements in motion picture production and performance

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The 85th Academy Awards or the Oscars 2013 will be held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood & Highland Center on February 24 to honour the most talented people in the film industry.
What is an Oscar ceremony without eye-rolling tacky moments?
This year's Oscar ceremony added new entries in the impressive list of records set by the movie Titanic.
In a month-long promotion with AMPAS, TV Guide Channel will be co-branded using the official Oscar 2006 graphics package, making TV Guide the only officially Oscar-branded network other than ABC.
3) HACKFORD, MIRREN AND GANIS: The queen, her prince and the academy - they're all about the Oscars
As you might guess from the title, Tom O'Neil's almanac-like Movie Awards: The Ultimate, Unofficial Guide to the Oscars, Golden Globes, Critics, Guild & Indie Honors (Variety/Perigee) covers a broad field, providing tons of details behind all the sundry movie awards--plus annual lists of every last factoid imaginable.
together have contributed to 16 of the top 25 movies of all time, received 40 Oscars and special achievement awards, and been nominated for an additional 63 Academy Awards.
Davis Guggenheim, director of the Oscar-nominated global warming documentary "An Inconvenient Truth" will do the ecologically responsible thing on Oscar night.
If a star brings his mother as his date to the Oscars, isn't that a tip-off that he's gay?
The entrant with the most correct predictions will win the Grand Prize -- an all expense paid weekend in Hollywood with seats on the Oscars 2007 red carpet where they can view the stars as they arrive, a lifetime membership to Netflix, and an Entertainment Weekly subscription.
RENEE ZELLWEGER (March 25, 2001): Zellweger ignited a mad rush for reconstructed vintage when she introduced a segment acknowledging the previously bestowed scientific and technical Oscars wearing a canary-yellow 1959 Jean Desses gown that took five fittings and 52 hours of restoration to hug her 110-pound frame.
Globe voters have honored many gay-and lesbian-themed films that lost out on Oscars.
Should he win an Oscar this year in the leading actor category, Peter O'Toole would join Henry Fonda and Paul Newman as actors who won their first competitive Oscars after having received Honorary Awards from the academy.