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Leonardo DiCaprio Wins Best Actor Oscar For ‘The Revenant’

IT FINALLY HAPPENED. Leonardo DiCaprio has won his very first Academy Award. Whether you were rooting for or against ‘The Revenant’, whether you think he deserved the award for his grunting and groaning as Hugh Glass or just wanted him to win a damn Oscar already, it doesn’t matter. He’s officially in the Oscar club now.

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‘Inside Out’ Earns Pixar Its Eighth Best Animated Feature Oscar

Take a seat, Sadness. It’s Joy’s night. That’s because Inside Out triumphed in a very competitive category (that also included Shaun the Sheep Movie and the truly outstanding Anomalisa) to take home the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature at this year’s Oscars. It’s the second Best Animated Feature win for director Pete Docter (2009’s Up was the first) and the eighth win for Pixar Animation Studios (the other six, for those keeping score at home, are Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, Wall-E, Toy Story 3, and Brave).

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Best Picture Oscar Nominees for Academy Awards Tonight [Video]

The Oscars, Motion Picture Academy Awards, are tonight. Will you be watching? I will. I love movies and movie magic, the glitz and glamour of Hollywood. It's always fun to "star watch," and see who wins.

The final award is always the Best Picture award. Have you seen any of the nominees, or better yet, do you know which films have been nominated?

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Hollywood’s Best Picture Oscar Winners From the Beginning [Video]

The Academy Award nominations are in, we know who may win the coveted Oscar this year, and on Oscar Sunday, February 28, at 7 p.m., we will know the winners. The excitement is building.

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Journey Through Oscar History With This Gallery of All 88 Best Picture Winners

This Sunday’s Oscars will be the 87th annual Academy Awards. In nearly a century of honoring Hollywood’s best, the Academy has sometimes has made some bold choices, and some dumb choices. This gallery has them all; the complete history of nine decades of Best Picture winners in pictures. Some are classics, still watched to this day. A few are almost totally forgotten to history. (Cavalcade, anyone?) But they all won. Even Crash, somehow.

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More Fun Oscars Trivia with Friday 5 the Hard Way

The Oscars will be awarded this Sunday night.

So, Friday 5 the Hard Way is Oscars trivia. How much do you know about the movies?

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The Oscars Are Sunday; Are You Excited? [Video]

Movie fans everywhere are counting down the days -- and hours -- until the Academy Awards are handed out.

Who or what will win? Surprises or nope, not really?

We've waited for more than a month since the nominees were announced. The Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards have already been handed out, so the pressure is on.

Were The Globes and SAG awards really a predictor of who and what will win? We'll know this Sunday, beginning at 7 p.m. EST.

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2015 Oscars

From presenters to performers to trivia, PopCrush has your complete guide to the 2015 Oscars!

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The Top Oscar Movies in 4 Minutes [Video]

The Academy Awards, Oscars, will be handed out a week from Sunday, February 22nd. Do you have a favorite movie?  Haven't had a chance to see them all? Who has.

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Oscar Nominated Movies as Seen Through the Eyes of Kids [Video]

The Academy Awards, Oscars, will be handed out on Sunday, February 22. Who will win? Who do you want to win? Have you even seen all of the nominated movies?

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U2 performs at the Oscars in Hollywood, Calif., on Sunday night. (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
U2 performs at the Oscars in Hollywood, Calif., on Sunday night. (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
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Matt Milhouse Tweets about the Oscars

Check out Matt Milhouse's 2014 Academy Awards thoughts from Sunday night and Monday via Twitter -- tweets and re-tweets.
Every time I hear "red carpet" I panic and grab the carpet cleaner. #DadProblems #Oscars

— Matt Milhouse 100.5 (@MattMilhouse) March 2, 2014

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Sandra Bullock (L) and Director John Lee Hancock (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)
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Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Winners

It's the first of the year, and there must be some awards to hand out somewhere, I'm pretty sure.

Absolutely!  The Golden Globes have been awarded, the Academy Awards announced their nominations, and last Thursday, the Critics' Choice Awards were handed out.  How did I miss that?

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