Examining American Sniper's breakthrough success

Mark Harrison Feature Jan 21, 2015

Clint Eastwood's American Sniper has smashed box office records, and picked up Oscar nods. So how did it happen?

The LEGO Movie, Oscar snubs, and what matters

Simon Brew Feature Jan 20, 2015

The LEGO Movie has earned prizes far beyond an Oscar nomination. But the snub still hurts...

Oscars 2015: the nominations

Simon Brew News Jan 15, 2015

Boyhood, Birdman, The Imitation Game, American Sniper and more: it's the Oscar nominations...

86th Academy Awards: Oscar winners and thoughts

Simon Brew News Mar 3, 2014

12 Years A Slave, Gravity, Dallas Buyers Club, Frozen and more take home the Oscars. Here's the full list of winners...

The James Clayton Column:The 2014 Oscars oracle

James Clayton Feature Feb 28, 2014

With the glamour of the Oscars just around the corner, James resorts to occult methods in order to divine the winners...

In defence of the Oscars and movie awards

Simon Brew Feature Feb 26, 2014

Awards season is upon us, and many are rolling their eyes. But the Oscars do serve some purpose, argues Simon.

The 2014 Oscar nominations

Louisa Mellor News Jan 16, 2014

They're here: here are the Oscar nominations for 2014...

Why the discussion of 12 Years A Slave needs to refocus

Jonathan Peters Feature Jan 16, 2014

12 Years A Slave is talked of in terms of awards potential. We should focus on what it says about human nature instead, Jonathan argues...

Will Gravity be the sci-fi film to finally win a Best Picture Oscar?

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 8, 2013

Other great sci-fi films have been nominated for Best Picture, but have never won. Will Gravity finally break that trend, Ryan wonders...

The Oscars 2013: full list of winners

Simon Brew News Feb 25, 2013

It was a good night to be Daniel Day-Lewis, Jennifer Lawrence, Ben Affleck and Ang Lee: here's our full list of Oscar winners...