Sunday, February 24, 2013
What time do the Academy Awards begin?
The red carpet will been rolled out at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood for the stars tonight at the 2013 Academy Awards. When does the Academy Awards begin? The awards show will start at 8:30 p.m. EST on ABC and is scheduled to last three hours. It will be hosted by "Family Guy" and "Ted" star Seth MacFarlane and televised live in more than 225 countries. There will be pre-show broadcast for the Oscars ceremony that will begin at 7 p.m. on ABC. Is streaming video available? No, last year there was a $29.99 pay per view service, but there is not one available this year. There is an official Oscars app which is available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android and Kindle Fire to get an extra backstage footage. Who are the Oscar …
Thursday, January 17, 2013
This year's contenders were announced last week and we'll find out Feb. 24 who wins. Which films, stars and directors get your vote? Tell us in the comments.
Thursday, January 17
Want to know what the Oscars will look like this year? We've got a rundown of all the 2013 Oscar nominations below. Watch the Academy Awards live at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 24. Tune in to channel 5, KSTP-TV, the local ABC channel. Pubhouse 19 in Albertville will host a viewing party that night for the public. Where will you watch the Oscars? As for this year's awards, director Steven Spielberg's historical drama "Lincoln" earned a leading 12 nominations Thursday for the 85th Annual Academy Awards, followed by Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" with 11, while the musical, "Les Miserables," directed by Tom Hooper, and David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook" tied with 8 nods each. "Lincoln" was nominated for best picture and gave Spielberg his eighth…
Monday, February 20, 2012
Let's see if the favorite among readers winds up with the top Academy Award.
Favorite film opinions are as diverse as moviegoers, and this week is an ideal time to share your choice for which nominee deserves the Best Picture statue this weekend. We're interested in taste, not predictions. So click the movie you think should win, not necessarily which will snag the final Academy Award presented Sunday night. The Oscars show, hosted by Bill Crystal for a ninth time, starts at 8:30 p.m. on ABC after 90 minutes of red carpet arrival scenes outside the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. By 11:30 p.m. or so, optimistically speaking, we'll see whether the favorite film among Michigan Patch readers also is the industry's choice. In the meantime, you're invited to talk about these nine movies and others from 2011 in the …