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‘Green Book’ not worthy of Oscar award

‘Green Book’ not worthy of Oscar award

02/28/2019 By Duke Staff This past Oscars season yielded a slew of exciting winners; Rami Malek took home the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his portrayal of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. Black Panther’s Ludwig Goransson, Hannah Beachler and Ruth Carter won Best Original Score, Production Design and Costume […]

A look into Academy Award best picture nominees

A look into Academy Award best picture nominees

Salena Moran & Evan Penrod | Staff Writers 02/21/19 Oscar season will once again highlight various aspects of the movie industry for its cinematic excellence at the 91st annual Academy Awards. The ceremony, set to air without a host following Kevin Hart’s controversial tweets, rewards hardworking production staff/actors in several categories including best costume design, […]

89th Oscars marred by Best Picture mistake

89th Oscars marred by Best Picture mistake

By Salena Moran and Evan Penrod | Staff Writers The 89th annual Oscar Awards highlighted Hollywood stars and those behind the scenes of many diverse and influential movies from 2016. This year showcased a unique variety of films ranging from musicals to science fiction to drama as well as many others. Justin Timberlake opened the […]

Oscar award nominations snub minorities in film

Oscar award  nominations snub minorities in film

  By: Duke Staff Seen by many as the most prestigious award in film, the Oscar is a treasure coveted by almost anyone working in the industry. Unfortunately, not all minorities are given the chance to compete for this momentous achievement. For the second year in a row, the Academy has chosen to fill all […]