Academy Awards

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.
The Five Most Pleasant Surprises Among the 2015 Oscar Nominees
Okay, so there was a fair amount of disappointment around the 2015 Academy Award nominations. Everything was not awesome for ‘The Lego Movie,’ robbed of a Best Animated Movie nod, and David Oyelowo’s dreams of a Best Actor nomination vanished when Steve Carell and Bradley Cooper’s names were mentioned instead. ‘Force Majeure’ got snubbed for a Best Foreign Language Film nomination and ‘Selma’’s Ava Duvernay was robbed in the Best Director Category. I just keep looking at the list of nominations and playing “Sad Trombone” over and over again. It’s basically the official theme song of the 2015 Academy Awards.
Tuesday On The Tom Sumner Program
A look at this year's race for Governor with Republican Rick Snyder's running mate Lt. Governor Brian Calley, a look at the Academy Award nominations with FIA Film Curator Ed Bradley's Oscar picks and more on The Tom Sumner Program Tuesday February 4 beginning at 3 p...
Wednesday On The Tom Sumner Program
Politics goes to the "Oscars." Flint's premiere political pundit Paul Rozycki talks about politics in the movies and FIA Film Curator Ed Bradley (former Flint Journal movie critic) previews the 2013 Academy Awards on The Tom Sumner Program Wednesday February 20 beginning at 3 p...
Seth MacFarlane to Host the 2013 Oscars
Sorry Billy Crystal. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that 'Family Guy' creator and 'Ted' director Seth MacFarlane will host the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24, 2013.