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Oscar Nominations

Hollywood is bracing for the climax of its annual awards season this weekend, with British drama 'The King's Speech' and Facebook film 'The Social Network' battling neck-and-neck for top Oscars glory. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Concern Over Oscar Voting Extends Deadline

Growing concern that problems with the new electronic Oscar voting system could lead to record-low turnout has prompted the motion picture academy to extend the deadline for members to vote for Oscar nominations.

01/01/2013

Producer Katherine Sarafian (L) and director Mark Andrews arrive at a Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures presentation to promote their upcoming animated film, 'Brave' at Caesars Palace during CinemaCon, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners, April 24, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

21 Animated Features Vying For Oscar Nominations

“Brave,” ”Wreck-It Ralph” and “Rise of the Guardians” are among the animated features angling for an Oscar nomination.

11/02/2012

Actor Colin Firth accepts the award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for 'The King's Speech' onstage during the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘King’s Speech’ Claims Oscar For Best Picture

“The King’s Speech” has been crowned best picture at an Academy Awards ceremony as precise as a state coronation, the monarchy drama leading as expected with four Oscars and predictable favorites claiming acting honors.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/27/2011

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Let The Oscar Handicapping, Begin

I always find the best actress category the most interesting, because the choices really seem to be diverse. And if Melissa Leo doesn’t get a best supporting actress nomination for playing the mom in The Fighter, Hollywood should just pack up and go home.

01/24/2011