When are the 2025 Oscars? The Academy Awards announce date, sticking to early start

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES — The 97th Academy Awards will be held March 2, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced Wednesday. That moves the annual ceremony up about a week. This year’s Oscars were held on March 10. The telecast, which culminated in the best picture win for Christopher Nolan’s “Oppenheimer,” was watched … Read more

‘Oppenheimer’ director Christopher Nolan and wife Emma Thomas to get British knighthood and damehood

[ad_1] LONDON — The Oscar-winning director of “Oppenheimer,” Christopher Nolan, and his wife and producer Emma Thomas, will receive a knighthood and damehood for their services to film, according to a statement on Thursday from the U.K. government. Their recognition comes after their biopic about J. Robert Oppenheimer, the “father of the atomic bomb,” swept … Read more

Movie Review: ‘Godzilla x Kong’ has scales and scale but not much else

[ad_1] As the old saying goes, there are two kinds of people on this Earth: Those who like their movies with a giant evil ape swinging a vertebrae like a lasso while riding a kaiju controlled by a crystal, and those who don’t. The former types will have much to cheer in “Godzilla x Kong: … Read more

Those Godzilla claw shoes on the Oscars red carpet are just one of Hazama’s ‘dark fantasy’ creations

[ad_1] URAWA, Japan — One Japanese creation grabbing attention on the Oscars red carpet wasn’t a movie: the kitsch shoes that seemed to be clenched in Godzilla’s claw. They were the work of Ryosuke Matsui, who recently described his joy at seeing “Godzilla Minus One” director Takashi Yamazaki and his Shirogumi special-effects team walk the … Read more

‘The Fall Guy,’ a love letter to stunt performers, premieres at SXSW

[ad_1] AUSTIN, Texas — Coming nearly straight from the Oscars with a truck full of Kenergy, Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt rolled into the South By Southwest Film and TV Festival to premiere “The Fall Guy,” an affectionate, action-fueled ode to stunt work and the dedicated professionals that throw their bodies into filmmaking. “The Fall … Read more

Da’Vine Joy Randolph on winning the Oscar while being herself

[ad_1] Da’Vine Joy Randolph is still basking in the glory of the aftermath of her Oscar win for best supporting actress in “The Holdovers” on Sunday at the 96th annual Academy Awards. Less than 24 hours after her speech captivated millions worldwide, Randolph told “CBS Mornings” co-host Gayle King that her win signified a “moment of completion,” and described a special … Read more

Japanese animation studio founder Miyazaki isn’t ready to retire just yet, after latest Oscar win

[ad_1] TOKYO — Ghibli, the Japanese studio that just won its second Oscar for feature animation for “The Boy and The Heron,” hasn’t said yet what it plans next. But founder Hayao Miyazaki, who at 83 was the oldest director ever nominated in that category, won’t rule out making another film, even if his next … Read more

Oscars get audience bump from ‘Barbie’ and ‘Oppenheimer,’ but ratings aren’t quite a blockbuster

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES — LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Barbenheimer” brought a bump not a boom to Oscars ratings. An estimated 19.5 million people watched Sunday night’s 96th Academy Awards ceremony on ABC. That’s the biggest number drawn by the telecast in four years. But that upward trend comes from an all-time low during the pandemic, … Read more

Oscars get audience bump from ‘Barbie’ and ‘Oppenheimer,’ but ratings aren’t quite a blockbuster

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES — LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Barbenheimer” brought a bump not a boom to Oscars ratings. An estimated 19.5 million people watched Sunday night’s 96th Academy Awards ceremony on ABC. That’s the biggest number drawn by the telecast in four years. But that upward trend comes from an all-time low during the pandemic, … Read more

Nearly naked John Cena presents Oscar for best costume design at 2024 Academy Awards

[ad_1] “Oppenheimer” dominates the 2024 Oscars The biggest winners and key moments of the 2024 Oscars 05:12 It’s safe to say you could see John Cena on Sunday night. The actor and former WWE champion showed up to the Oscars stage Sunday night wearing even less than he had in the wrestling ring. While preparing to introduce … Read more