Riding a wave of Oscar buzz and big earnings at the box office, Lee Daniels’ acclaimed film “The Butler” will return to theaters for a limited run Dec. 6.
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The autumn leaves are falling and the Oscar races are heating up in theaters, now that the likes of Alfonso Cuaron’s masterful “Gravity” and, this week, Paul Greengrass’ “Captain Phillips,” have opened to rave reviews. Why not settle in this weekend for a Streampix feature? Here are 10 of our personal favorites available for your viewing pleasure.
“Frankly my dear, I don’t give a damn.” “Go ahead, make my day.” “I’ll be back…” “Well, nobody’s perfect.” These quotes—from “Gone with the Wind,” “Dirty Harry,” “The Terminator” and “Some Like It Hot,” respectively—have gone from the movie screens of yore to be imprinted indelibly into our consciousness.
With the fall movie season upon us—and an array of Oscar contenders about to hit theaters—it’s a good time to check out Streampix, your #1 destination to catch up on some movies you might’ve missed or even want to check out again. Here’s a list of five highly touted new releases about to hit theaters, and a related feature on the xfinitytv.com site.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences isn’t as much of an old-boys’ club as it used to be. The group named two women to… More
Ellen DeGeneres has been announced as next year’s Oscar host — her second time hosting the big show. Latest details …
Seth MacFarlane is too busy to host the Oscars in 2014. The multitalented comedian says on Twitter that he “tried to make it work schedule-wise, but I need sleep.”
Craig Zadan and Neil Meron will produce the Oscars again. The film academy announced Tuesday that it has invited Zadan and Meron to return for the 2014 Academy Awards telecast, and the two producers said they’re honored to come back.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Oscar winner Geena Davis says remarks reflecting disrespect for women by the host of the Academy Awards overshadowed the win of an animated film with a… More
Two female California state lawmakers have condemned Oscar host Seth MacFarlane’s comments during Sunday’s awards presentation as degrading toward women and asked the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to use better judgment in the future.