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Watch: All The Oscar Acceptance Speeches From Affleck to Adele

While some unfortunate folk got ushered offstage aggressively by the "Jaws" playoff music (the genius-or-uncalled-for debate continues), the night's biggest Academy Awards winners stole the show with their great speeches...

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Watch: Jennifer Lawrence Rolls Her Eyes and Gives Virtual “F*** You” to Reporters Backstage at Oscars

Jennifer Lawrence is developing a strong reputation as a lovable loose cannon. After winning the Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical award at the Golden Globes for her work in David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook," she received criticism from the peanut gallery (Twiticism?) for shreiking "I beat Meryl" (an apparent reference to "The First Wive's Club").

After her big ...

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Box Office Milestone: 'Silver Linings Playbook' Hitting $100 Million in North America

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David O. Russell’s film has become a sleeper hit and will be the sixth best picture contender to clear $100 million domestically as the Feb. 24 Oscar ceremony approaches.

Enjoying a tenacious hold, The Weinstein Co.'s Silver Linings Playbook will clear the $100 million mark at the domestic box office by the conclusion of Presidents Day weekend and one week before the Academy Awards.

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2013 Spirit Award Predictions: Will It Be the ‘Silver Linings’ or the ‘Southern Wild’ Show?

Everyone's talking about who will and should win the Oscars in five days, but there's another award show this weekend too: The Spirit Awards, which go down Saturday afternoon in Santa Monica and honor the best in independent filmmaking. And it's looking like a showdown between two films.

It came as something of a surprise when David O...

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The Independent Spirit Awards Are Losing the Indie Quotient. Can They Win It Back?

Andy Samberg at the Independent Spirit Awards.

"Fuck Hollywood," said host Andy Samberg at Saturday's Independent Spirit Awards, a tongue-in-cheek act of defiance that was met with a mixed reaction...

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Oscars: 'Life of Pi' Tops With 4 Wins; 'Argo' Named Best Picture

UPDATED: “Pi” scores the most wins, including one for director Ang Lee, but the Ben Affleck drama takes the top honor at the 85th Academy Awards.

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Twentieth Century Fox Film/Warner Bros.”Life of Pi” and “Argo”

Life of Pi, Argo and Les Miserables were the big winners at the 85th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday.

Ang Lee's film about a 16-year-old Indian boy adrift at sea with a t...

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Oscars 2013: Steven Spielberg, David O. Russell Reveal Tricks of the Trade

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From wrangling costumed pigs to tackling 3D, this year’s nominated directors — who also include Ang Lee, Michael Haneke and Benh Zeitlin — spill secrets behind the making of their acclaimed films.

This story first appeared in the Feb. 8 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

STORY: Cinematographers ...

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What Really Happened at the Oscars (Analysis)

THR’s awards analyst on Sunday night’s big show and the six months that led up to it.

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Chris Pizzello/Invision/APJennifer Lawrence accepting her best actress Oscar

For prognosticators like me, the 85th Annual Academy Awards was a scary affair. The outcomes of so many of the major categories were up in the air...

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Lionsgate Stock Hits 52-Week High After Jennifer Lawrence's Oscar Win

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Shares in the mini-studio jumped on the NYSE after “The Hunger Games” star won best actress at the Academy Awards Sunday night.

TORONTO –The stock of Lionsgate hit a 52-week high Monday morning amid gains for all major U.S. stock market indexes.

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The gain came after Jennifer Lawrence won the best actress crown at the Academy Awards on Sunday night...

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Oscar Contenders Make Final Pitches on Busy Holiday Weekend (Analysis)

THR’s awards analyst on the long weekend’s ceremonies — ACE, CAS, MPSE and WGA — and a tribute to Al Pacino that became a “Silver Linings Playbook” pep rally.

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Courtesy of The Weinstein Co.”Silver Linings Playbook”

With final ballots for the 85th Annual Academy Awards due back to PricewaterhouseCoopers via snail mail, hand delivery or e-vote by 5 p.m. Tuesday, and the Oscars ce...

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