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Lav Diaz, Brillante Mendoza invited to U.S. Film Academy

Jul 04, 2017 - 10:24 AM

The two Filipino directors are among the 774 invited this year to be part of the prestigious group that deliberates on the Oscars

Metal Gear Solid V delivery delay not caused by customs

Sep 03, 2015 - 7:48 PM

DataBlitz clarifies the delay has nothing to do with a customs problem as posted by Gameline on Facebook but was instead an internal issue with a supplier

A PHANTOM PAIN. A delay in the delivery of a major video game leads to speculation regarding its cause. Image from Konami.

J-Lo, Prince among Oscar invitees

Jun 29, 2013 - 3:28 PM

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences diversifies its membership anew

THE CLUB. Lopez joins a diverse group of new members representing the range of Western cinema

'Argo' wins best picture on shared Oscars night

Feb 25, 2013 - 1:57 PM

Life of Pi won most Oscars with 4 awards against 3 for Argo and Les Miserables 2 each for Django Unchained and Lincoln and one for Zero Dark Thirty

Argo director Ben Affleck accepts the Oscar for Best Movie onstage at the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO/Robyn BECK

Best actress winners to present at Oscars

Feb 14, 2013 - 7:58 AM

Best actress Oscar winners Halle Berry Sandra Bullock Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon will be among the presenters at next week s 85th Academy Awards

WHO WILL BRING THE ACADEMY AWARD HOME? We will find out on February 24. Image from Facebook

'Lincoln', 'Life of Pi' lead Oscar nominations

Jan 10, 2013 - 10:16 PM

Lincoln Life of Pi lead nominees for the 85th Academy Awards;

HELLO OSCAR. A large replica of the Oscar statuette is viewed at the Samuel Goldwyn Theartre on January 10, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. AFP PHOTO/ROBYN BECK

Oscars voting extended after online poll gripes

Jan 01, 2013 - 10:17 AM

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Monday December 31 it has extended voting for the 2013 Oscars after reports of problems with a new online polling system

THE OSCARS. Image from Facebook