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  1. Spike Lee Named NYC Marathon Grand Marshal: "It's Gonna Be a Great Day in My Life"

    7:09 am 10/5/2015

    In August, it was also announced that Lee would recieve an honorary Oscar at the Academy's Governors Awards on Nov. 14. Read more

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  2. Oscars: Julie Lynn and Bonnie Curtis to Produce Governors Awards

    10:55 am 9/2/2015

    The Nov. 14 event will honor Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds.Read more

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  3. Honorary Oscar Recipient Spike Lee Also a Frequent Critic of the Academy

    9:48 am 8/27/2015

    The iconic filmmaker has had a rocky relationship with the Academy: it kick-started his career 32 years ago with a Student Academy Award but it's also snubbed many of his films and those of other black filmmakers, prompting him to declare that Oscars "don't matter."Read more

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  4. Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds to Get Honorary Oscars

    6:30 pm 8/25/2015

    The recipients will be toasted at the Governors Awards on Nov. 14.Read more

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  5. Critic's Notebook: Todd McCarthy on BBC's Bizarre Poll of Best American Films

    6:44 pm 7/21/2015

    "Forrest Gump" but no "Unforgiven"? "Marnie" ahead of "Notorious"? THR's chief film critic Todd McCarthy parses a much-touted new poll of the best American films of all time. Read more

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  6. Amazon's Hollywood Shopping Cart Secrets

    9:00 am 7/15/2015

    A big checkbook, bigger buzz for 'Transparent' and now a push into movies as Jeff Bezos and studio chief Roy Price talk to THR about attracting Woody Allen, Ridley Scott and deep industry curiosity about its un-Hollywood way of doing business. "They don't want anything anybody else has," 'Transparent' creator Jill Soloway says. "They want stuff that really f--s up the status quo."Read more

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  7. Amazon's Spike Lee Movie 'Chi-Raq' to Debut in Theaters for December Oscar Run (Exclusive)

    5:30 am 7/15/2015

    The film — exploring the issue of violence in inner-city Chicago's inner city — is the first release from Amazon's new movie division. Read more

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  8. ‘Beyond the Fear’: Jerusalem Review

    9:58 am 6/30/2015

    Controversial documentary about the woman who married one of Israel’s most notorious killers will screen in Jerusalem, despite government pressure to drop it.Read more

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  9. Throwback Thursday: 'Soul Man' Star Rae Dawn Chong on Rachel Dolezal: "I Say Welcome Her In"

    1:00 pm 6/25/2015

    The actress sounds off on the disgraced former NAACP chapter president as she recalls her 1986 comedy about a white man passing for black and and Spike Lee's reaction to the film.Read more

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