Discontinued Oscar Categories

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Like many other things, the Academy Awards, aka Oscars, has evolved over time. The changes in its set of categories reflect the continual changes in the techniques and trends in filmmaking, from the silent film era up to the millennium.  As a result of the ever-changing film landscape, a lot of Oscar … Read more

Oz at the 1939 Oscars

Oz at the 1939 Oscars

We recently profiled Pink’s performance of “Over the Rainbow” at this year’s Academy Awards® show. Her stunning rendition, a tribute to the 75th Anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, was enthusiastically applauded by everyone in attendance, most notably perhaps, Judy Garland’s own three children. Most aficionados of the film know that The … Read more