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The Oscars (2018)

TV-14 | | Comedy, Music | TV Special 4 March 2018
The 90th Annual Academy Awards ceremony, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, celebrates the film industry's biggest achievements for the year 2017.

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Glenn Weiss
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Margot Robbie ... Self - Presenter
Christopher Nolan ... Self - Nominee
Eiza González ... Self - Presenter
Jennifer Lawrence ... Self - Presenter
Timothée Chalamet ... Self - Nominee
Zendaya ... Self - Presenter
Emily Blunt ... Self - Presenter
Matthew McConaughey ... Self - Presenter
Tom Holland ... Self - Presenter
Steven Spielberg ... Self - Nominee
Emma Stone ... Self - Presenter
Denzel Washington ... Self - Nominee
Kumail Nanjiani ... Self - Presenter
Gal Gadot ... Self - Presenter
Saoirse Ronan ... Self - Nominee
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The Hollywood Foreign Press Association acknowledges the best in movies and TV for the year 2017.

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Honors for achievements in film take place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles; scheduled performers including Gael García Bernal, Mary J. Blige, Common, Andra Day, Natalia Lafourcade, Miguel, Keala Settle and Sufjan Stevens; Jimmy Kimmel hosts. Written by Jwelch5742

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In 2008, Paul Thomas Anderson received Oscar nominations as Best Picture and Director for There Will Be Blood (2007) with its leading actor Daniel Day-Lewis getting a Best Actor nomination and eventual win. In 2018, Anderson and Day-Lewis are back for the same categories for their work in Phantom Thread (2017). See more »

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Himself - Winner: Best Original Score: Merci. C'est fantastique. I'm very grateful to the Academy. My mother is also turning 90 this year so I think she'd be very happy tonight. Yes. She's Greek, by the way. Now, Guillermo, thank you, you know, thank you for letting the music be the voice of your characters and convey the beautiful melancholy of love. That's
[indicating his Oscar]
Himself - Winner: Best Original Score: for you. I wish to thank Miles Dale, Fox Searchlight and the music department at Fox. All the musicians who played on the score and those downstairs here. ...
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Mystery of Love
Music and Lyrics by Sufjan Stevens
Performed by Sufjan Stevens, St. Vincent, Chris Thile, Moses Sumney, Casey Foubert, and James McAlister
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Dull and boring and predictable.
6 March 2018 | by blanbrnSee all my reviews

This latest annual edition of "The Oscars" "The 90th Academy Awards" wasn't one of the best ones as it just didn't hold interest it seemed a little dull and boring. As usual the ceremony is long as always the long awards season comes to an end! And even though this season plenty of the nominees were good, still a lot were not blockbusters to hold mainstream interest. And their were no surprises or upsets, as the expected favorites all won, it's like a repeat of "The Golden Globes", "SAG", and "Guild Awards".

Still the show was funny with Jimmy Kimmel again as host who tried with skits and fun sides like prizes and the montages of past winners were memorable before the current awards were given. And yes the ladies message of "The Me Too" movement was in full force.

"The Shape of Water" rightfully won best picture as it was a great blend of sci-fi drama that tied in perfect with love, connection, and fantasy as that's what movies are about that being dreams. And Gary and Frances were untouchable locks as best actor and actress winners. And Sam and Allison were the eye catching winners of supporting actor and actress trophies. Really nothing great enough said.


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