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.
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.
After a blustery few days of torrential downpours, Hollywood appears ready for smooth sailing at the Academy Awards.
Kevin Hart won as entertainer of the year.
A big night for “Dallas Buyer’s Club” and “Breaking Bad.”