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Oscars

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Samsung garlands the Oscars with slightly B-list stars

Technically Incorrect: During the Oscars, Samsung runs an ad featuring celebrities like William H. Macy and NBA coach Doc Rivers -- not exactly an array of the most well-known personalities.

By February 29, 2016

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Google tackles bullies in Oscars ad

Technically Incorrect: In the middle of the traditionally turgid show, an ad for Android tried to do some good.

By February 29, 2016

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What a lovely day for 'Mad Max: Fury Road' at the Oscars

Director George Miller's epic return to the post-apocalyptic franchise has picked up six Academy Awards so far, the most of any Australian film.

By February 28, 2016

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How well do you know your strange Oscars moments? Take our quiz

The Academy Awards can get pretty long and tedious, which is why unexpected moments stand out so much. See how well you remember the most bizarre happenings in Oscars history.

By February 27, 2016

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The five people you'll meet at every Oscars party

Going to a party to watch the Academy Awards Sunday? Be prepared to encounter one of these characters while you're trying to endure 20 unnecessary musical tributes.

By February 26, 2016

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Celebrate the Oscars by watching actors read mean tweets about themselves

See how George Clooney, Eddie Redmayne, Susan Sarandon and other actors react to the critical Twitterverse on the latest Mean Tweets segment on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."

By February 26, 2016

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Robots, Martians and bears: Which film will win the visual-effects Oscar?

CNET's Nic Healey runs the numbers Oscar nominees for best visual effects to see who's most likely to walk off stage clutching that small golden man.

By February 25, 2016

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Surprise winners of the VFX Oscar -- and who should have won

It's not the most controversial category in the Academy Awards, but that doesn't mean there isn't some debate around the winners of the Oscar for best visual effects.

9 Images By February 25, 2016

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Supercut celebrates Oscar winners for jaw-dropping visual effects

Watch this video to see how far visual effects in movies have evolved, from the silent-film era to present day.

By February 22, 2016

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The 404 Show 1650: 2016 Oscar predictions with Jordan Hoffman (podcast)

Film critic Jordan Hoffman almost guarantees you'll win your Oscar pool if you use his picks for the big awards show later this month. In this supersized episode, we go through every single category and break down the odds of each nominee winning.

By February 19, 2016