Archives: Oscars

Official Oscar predictions

We know this for sure: rich people will go home with gold things, and we will probably use it as an excuse to eat ice cream.


The Oscars are turnip-white and just as male this year. What’s the deal?

85th Academy Awards: RVA snubbed

Think you have the Oscar winners pegged? Check out how well you did (and find out if two films with RVA ties went home winners).

The Oscars and RVA: Beasts of the Southern Wild and Lincoln score multiple nominations

Two films with local ties were given Oscar nominations this morning.

Joe Paterno, Oscars!, and buying local

This week Joe Paterno died, the Oscar nominations were released, and a group tries to encourage local governments to buy locally.

Oscar nominations announced!

The nominations for the 84th Academy Awards were announced early this morning. Who were the surprise nominees, and what films have a chance of winning Best Picture?