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The Twittersphere's Pick for Best Picture

Elizabeth Butler Breese | Posted 04.23.2013 | Entertainment
Elizabeth Butler Breese

What is social media opinion about the Best Picture nominees? In other words, which film would win the Oscar Award for Best Picture if Twitter had a vote?

Celluloid Patriotism in the United States of Oscar

H. Alan Scott | Posted 04.21.2013 | Comedy
H. Alan Scott

I'm a gold star film fan. I see it IN. THE. THEATER. Movies, though popular worldwide, are very much an American art form. Hashtag PATRIOTISM. Do I even have to tell you that Oscar season is my favorite time of year?

Argo Oscar Yourself: My Bold Predictions For This Year's Academy Awards

Jon Chattman | Posted 04.20.2013 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Still not over it... Eddie Vedder wasn't even nominated for this. Whenever I place my son down to sleep - beit at night or for a daytime nap - I ge...

Jason Linkins

Congressman Pans 'Lincoln' For Historical Inaccuracies

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

It's not unusual, during the run-up to the Academy Awards, for the films up for the top honors to come under fire for all sorts of reasons. In 2009, f...

The Other 18 Oscar Categories

David Rothschild | Posted 04.01.2013 | Entertainment
David Rothschild

While these predictions focus more on mainstream movies, it is not necessarily the ones dominating the main categories: Life of Pi leads in three, Zero Dark Thirty in three, Anna Karenina in two, and Lincoln in only one.

Obama Versus Lincoln and Argo

David Rothschild | Posted 03.19.2013 | Entertainment
David Rothschild

Branching out from politics and economics, I have been examining Oscar predictions over the last few weeks. While I approach the science of predictions the same way for both political elections and the Oscars, there are some key differences.

Steven Spielberg Donates 'Lincoln' Memorabilia To Charity

Posted 01.14.2013 | Impact

The box office isn’t the only one benefitting from Steven Spielberg's acclaimed "Lincoln." Memorabilia from the film has been donated to the Iris...

The Golden Globes Are All About Argo, But Oscars Still Leaning Lincoln

David Rothschild | Posted 03.16.2013 | Entertainment
David Rothschild

The outcomes of the Golden Globes cemented our expectations in most categories, but the few surprises will not have as large an impact on the Oscars as you may expect.

Handicapping the Oscars, It Is All About Lincoln

David Rothschild | Posted 03.12.2013 | Entertainment
David Rothschild

In our initial likelihoods of victory for the big six categories, Lincoln is our most likely winner in three: best actor (Daniel Day-Lewis) at near certainty, best picture at 94 percent, and best director (Steven Spielberg) at 70 percent.

Why Oscars Prophets Are Going Crazy: Old Rules Don't Apply?

Tom O'Neil | Posted 12.09.2012 | Entertainment
Tom O'Neil

A lot of other leading 2012 Best Picture contenders have similar problems -- they don't fit classic Oscar theories -- and that's confounding a lot of us experts. Our crystal balls are suddenly cloudy.

Christopher Rosen

The First Word On 'Lincoln' Is ...

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.17.2012 | Entertainment

By the time Monday night rolled around, there was little surprise left in the "surprise" screening at this year's New York Film Festival. Thanks to, a...

Oscar-Season Bound: 'Lincoln' Gets Release Date

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.18.2012 | Entertainment

Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" is one of 2012's most anticipated Oscar movies -- and now it has an actual calendar position. Disney announced that "Linc...