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How Did Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper’s Moves Turn Into Movie Magic?

Andrea Simpson | February 23, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper have danced their way to Academy Award nods for Silver Linings Playbook, but it didn’t come without a little help.

Choreographer Mandy Moore remembers how their dancing determination may just lead them to the gold… Oscar, that is.

“Neither of them were dancers. But it was… More »

Hugh Jackman Rates His Oscar Hosting Skills…With a Yawn

Rachel Levy | January 20, 2013 - 11:00 am

Hugh Jackman is admitting that his performance as host of the 2009 Oscars was less than riveting.

“I was way too boring,” the Les Miserables star said at the BAFTA Tea Party in Los Angeles on Saturday. He went on to explain why he wouldn’t rely on the usual “poke fun at celebrities” More »

‘Les Misérables’ Early Reviews Are In – Could the Musical Take Home an Oscar?

Crystal Bell | November 26, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Critics are singing the praises of Les Misérables. 

Tom Hooper’s film adaptation of Les Mis premiered for critics in New York City on Friday, and the consensus is clear: it’s a serious Oscar contender.  The film is even being hailed as the frontrunner in what’s shaping up to be a highly competitive awards season.

“Hooper’s… More »