ACADEMY AWARDS 2013

  • 'Lincoln,' 'Les Miz' look for big Oscar haul January 10, 2013

    California: Crusaders for good, oldfashioned Western democracy look to be the key figures vying for this year's Academy Awards. Bestpicture favorites for Thursday's Oscar nominations include 'Lincoln,' Steven Spielberg's portrait of the great emancipator who abolished slavery and reunified the United States; 'Zero Dark Thirty,' Kathryn Bigelow's chronicle of the hunt...
  • Superheroes, Bond, hobbits vie for effects Oscar November 30, 2012

    Los Angeles: James Bond, Snow White and a whole lot of hobbits and superheroes are in the running for the visualeffects prize at the Academy Awards. The superhero blockbusters 'The Avengers', 'The Dark Knight Rises' and 'The Amazing SpiderMan' are among 10 films that made the cut for visualeffects nominations for...