'Joker' Is Probably Headed to the Oscars After That Venice Win

Joaquin Phoenix's gritty comic book origin story just won the Venice Film Festival's top honor.


Watch the Trailer for the Obamas' First Netflix Project, 'American Factory'

The documentary about a Chinese-owned factory in the Rust Belt is already drumming up Oscar buzz.


Kevin Hart's Netflix Special Is Going to Get Him Canceled... Again

In 'Kevin Hart: Irresponsible,' he jokes about his screwups and how hard it is to apologize, giving a world of context for his Oscars debacle.


Steven Spielberg’s Hypocritical Crusade Against Netflix

The legendary director once known for leading ‘New Hollywood’ can’t seem to see how old he’s beginning to look.


Chiwetel Ejiofor on Bringing African Stories to Netflix

The director of ‘The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind’ believes that all stories have Oscar relevance.


Lady Gaga: Sorry Everybody, Me and Bradley Cooper Are Not Boning

"People saw love, and guess what—that's what we wanted you to see!"


'Green Book' Winning Proves the Oscars Are Still Really, Really White

The Academy has made an honest effort to get more diverse, but transformative change is still a ways off.


The Oscars Should Never Go Back to Having a Host

Without an emcee, the Oscars allowed award presenters and recipients to shine. It also meant the show was mercifully shorter.


'I Thought He Was a Fake': Why Yalitza Aparicio Almost Left Her 'Roma' Audition

Her Oscar nomination broke ground, but it almost didn't happen over a suspected catfishing situation.


Rami Malek Fell Off the Oscars Stage [Insert Queen Joke Here]

Our agonizing quest to make the perfect Queen reference.


Why People of Colour Winning at the Oscars Matters

Let’s not deny the importance of the Academy Awards, even if they continue to do a disservice to us.


America's New Kink Is Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

A Star Is Horn(y)!