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  1. Oscars: Should 'Selma' and 'American Sniper' Be Penalized for Taking Liberties With the Truth? (Opinion)

    5:00 am 1/22/2015

    THR's awards analyst argues that narrative movies have always deviated from history to some extent — and haven't always been punished at the Oscars.Read more

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  2. Google Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day With Doodle

    6:05 pm 1/19/2015

    'Selma' director Ava DuVernay praised the tech company for its doodle.Read more

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  3. Box Office: 'American Sniper' Makes History With Massive $105.3M Debut

    6:44 pm 1/18/2015

    Shattering all expectations, Clint Eastwood's movie nabs the top opening of all time for a non-franchise Hollywood title; it is also a winner overseas despite its decidedly pro-American slant.Read more

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  4. Oprah Winfrey Joins 'Selma' Cast in Alabama March

    3:43 pm 1/18/2015

    Winfrey shouted "Selma!" to the crowd at the event honoring Martin Luther King Jr.'s accomplishments.Read more

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  5. Oprah Winfrey, 'Selma' Team to March in Alabama for Martin Luther King Jr.

    11:37 am 1/16/2015

    David Oyelowo and director Ava DuVernay also will march to commemorate the film's subject's birthday.Read more

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  6. Spike Lee on 'Selma' Oscar Snub: "You Know What? F--- 'Em"

    8:33 am 1/16/2015

    "Anyone who thinks this year was gonna be like last year is retarded," Lee added about the all-white acting nominees.Read more

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  7. Box-Office Shocker: 'American Sniper' Now Targeting $105M Debut

    7:45 am 1/16/2015

    Clint Eastwood's record-breaking film, landing six Oscar nominations, is galvanizing moviegoers in both red and blue states; Michael Mann's 'Blackhat' bombs, while Kevin Hart's 'The Wedding Ringer' finds itself in a close race with 'Paddington.'Read more

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  8. Oscar Box Office: 'American Sniper,' 'Imitation Game,' 'Selma' Poised for Bump

    7:12 am 1/15/2015

    To date, 'Grand Budapest Hotel' sports the top U.S. gross of any best-picture nominee — then again, it was released in MarchRead more

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  9. Oscar Snubs: Jennifer Aniston, 'Lego Movie,' 'Selma' Director, More

    6:34 am 1/15/2015

    No nominations for Clint Eastwood or David Oyelowo, and only one nomination for 'Gone Girl' also left Oscar watchers scratching their heads.Read more

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  10. Ava DuVernay to Speak at Film Independent Directors Close-Up Series

    1:56 pm 1/13/2015

    The lineup also includes Richard Linklater and Dan Gilroy.Read more

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