Complete coverage of the 85th annual Academy Awards

Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 02:21 PM CST

Palestinian Director, Oscar Nominee Detained at LAX

Palestinian Director, Oscar Nominee Detained at LAX

Immigration officials briefly detained the Palestinian director of an Oscar-nominated documentary on his way into Los Angeles for Sunday's Academy Awards. "5 Broken Cameras" director Emad Burnat said that...

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013 at 09:30 AM CST

Hathaway Honored by Costume Designers Guild

Hathaway Honored by Costume Designers Guild

The spotlight award honors actors and directors for their collaborations with costume designers.

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013 at 02:02 PM CST

Funny Thing About Oscar

Funny Thing About Oscar

Even amid another year of serious movies, there are signs of laughter coming from inside and outside the big show.

Thursday, Feb 14, 2013 at 01:18 PM CST

Dolby Theatre Turns Up Volume for First Oscars

Dolby Theatre Turns Up Volume for First Oscars

While the 11-year-old space mostly looks the same as it has in years past, Dolby has worked for the past seven months to ensure it will sound different come Feb. 24.

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 03:25 PM CST

MovieMantz Reviews: Oscar Predictions 2013

MovieMantz Reviews: Oscar Predictions 2013

Access' Scott "MovieMantz" joins Access' Shaun Robinson to run down the nominees for the 85th annual Academy Awards, to break down who he thinks should win and who will end up winning on Oscar night.

Monday, Feb 4, 2013 at 02:48 PM CST

"Flight" Soars Amid Oscar Consideration

"Flight" Soars Amid Oscar Consideration

Director Robert Zemeckis and co-star Don Cheadle admit the film was a bold move that proved more popular than expected.

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013 at 01:24 PM CST

MacFarlane Gets Oscar-Hosting Advice From Crystal

MacFarlane Gets Oscar-Hosting Advice From Crystal

Academy Awards host said he's spent five months trying to strike a comedic balance that will satisfy the fans of his animated shows and the comparatively highbrow audience inside the Dolby Theatre.

Monday, Feb 4, 2013 at 05:03 PM CST

Oscar Producers Aim to Cut Out Boring Parts

Oscar Producers Aim to Cut Out Boring Parts

At an annual lunch honoring Oscar nominees, producers said they identified time-consuming segments that might run only 15 or 30 seconds but which collectively can bog down the show.

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 03:24 PM CST

Oscars Sneak Peek: Governor's Ball Flowers

Oscars Sneak Peek: Governor's Ball Flowers

Mark's Garden has been the exclusive florist for the Academy Awards Governor's Ball for 20 years, so co-owner Mark Held shows off some of the gorgeous floral arrangements for the special night. The Oscars air...

Monday, Feb 11, 2013 at 04:36 PM CST

"Skyfall": The Past and Future of 007

"Skyfall": The Past and Future of 007

The most popular James Bond film of them all debuts on home video.

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A front row seat for the 85th annual Academy Awards. The big winners, the brightest stars and the most awe-inspiring fashion gather here to celebrate Hollywood’s most prestigious awards show.