12 Years A Slave

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Several Civil Rights Leaders Call Newspaper’s ’12 Years’ Oscar Headline Racist, Demand Apology

“‘Slave’ becomes master” blared the Breeze headline.

03/06/2014

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BLOG: Best Quotes From The 86th Annual Academy Awards

Historical drama 12 Years A Slave claimed three coveted awards, including Best Picture, at the 2014 Oscars, but the force of Gravity also proved to be unstoppable as the sci-fi thriller won seven of the 10 Academy Awards for which is was nominated.

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Actress Lupita Nyong'o accepts the Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role award for '12 Years a Slave' onstage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

’12 Years,’ Ellen Win Big At 86th Annual Oscars

Steve McQueen’s slavery odyssey, based on Solomon Northup’s 1853 memoir, has been hailed as a landmark corrective to the movie industry’s long omission of slavery stories.

03/02/2014

Lupita Nyongo holds her award for best supporting actress and director Steve McQueen holds his award for best director for 12 Years a Slave at the 2014 Independent Spirit Awards on March 1, 2014 in Santa Monica, California. (credit: ADRIAN SANCHEZ-GONZALEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

’12 Years A Slave’ Rolls At Spirit Awards

“12 Years a Slave” rolled at the Spirit Awards, winning five awards including best feature at the annual independent film celebration.

03/02/2014

Terrence Howard and Oprah Winfrey catch up with each other at the 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards in Los Angeles. (credit: John Sciulli/Getty Images Entertainment)

’12 Years A Slave’ Rolls Up Big Wins At NAACP Awards

Kevin Hart won as entertainer of the year.

02/22/2014

"12 Years a Slave" star Chiwetel Ejiofor holds his award as leading actor at the BAFTA Awards in London. (credit: Carl Court/AFP/Getty Images)

Winners Chosen For British Film Academy Awards

A precursor to the Oscars?

02/16/2014

Producers of "12 Years a Slave" (including Brad Pitt) accept the Producer's Guild Award (tie) for best picture of the year. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images Entertainment)

Producers Guild Torn Between ‘Slave’ And ‘Gravity’

For the past six years, every feature film chosen by the Producers Guild of America for its top honor has gone on to win the best-picture prize at the Academy Awards.

01/19/2014

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List Of SAG Awards Nominees/Winners

A big night for “Dallas Buyer’s Club” and “Breaking Bad.”

01/18/2014

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‘Gravity’, ‘American Hustle’ Lead 2014 Academy Awards Nominations

“Gravity” and “American Hustle” lead the Academy Award nominations Thursday morning with 10 nominations each.

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Actor Oscar Isaac was named Best Actor by the National Society Of Film Critics Saturday. Here, he attends an AFI screening of "Inside Llewyn Davis." (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Entertainment)

National Society Of Film Critics Taps ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ As Best Picture

The National Society of Film Critics on Saturday announced “Inside Llewyn Davis” was their pick as Best Picture of 2013.

01/04/2014

Actors Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong'o and director Steve McQueen attend the European Premiere of "Twelve Years A Slave" during the 57th BFI London Film Festival at Odeon Leicester Square on October 18, 2013 in London, England.  (Photo by Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images)

’12 Years A Slave,’ ‘American Hustle’ Lead Critics’ Choice Nominations

Steve McQueen’s “12 Years a Slave” and David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” lead the 19th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards nominees with 13 bids each.

12/16/2013

Actresses Octavia Spencer and Paula Patton attend the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations Press Conference at W Hollywood on November 26, 2013 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

’12 Years A Slave’ Tops Spirit Awards Nominations

The race to Oscar has officially begun, as “12 Years a Slave” was nominated for seven Spirit Awards.

11/26/2013

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