“Argo” has become the fourth film in history to win the Academy Award for Best Picture without a Best Director nomination
Ranking the Best Picture nominees in terms of return on investment yields some box office surprises
Academy teams up with Gallery1988 to create and exhibit alternative posters for "Argo," "Lincoln," "Django Unchained" and the other best-pic nominees
Contrary to a recent report, to win a Best Picture Oscar you need consensus, not passion
A new simulation shows how the Oscar system is totally dependent on first-place votes
"The Artist" stumbling? Only five Best Picture noms? How Academy voters could confound expectations ...
We counted the Critics' Choice Movie Awards ballots the same way the Motion Picture Academy now tallies its votes and got some interesting results
Bob Yari owes filmmakers $12 million for breach of contract
Why the numbers don't add up to 10 this Oscar season
Exclusive: The new rules for Best Picture nominations could dramatically change the number of voters whose ballots influence the slate of nominees
Analysis: By instituting a variable number of Best-Picture nominees, AMPAS takes a savvy but almost unprecedented step in Oscar's marquee category
Change will result in variable number of nominees, depending on percentage of first-place votes
Director who assembled montage set to "The King's Speech" says he was rooting for "The Social Network"
Summit plans 74-theater post-Oscar bump-up, with the film proving to be the bomb on DVD
Unless the coming months are full of dazzle, the enlarged Best Picture category will be wide open to imports and unlikely contenders.
When the best picture is named at next year’s Academy Awards, the honor might not go to the film that receives the most votes.
First off, I need to say that making Oscar forecasts in early September is an insane thing to do, and anybody who tries to tell...