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Charles O’Brien, 86, Who Was Dogged by Hoffa Case, Is Dead

Charles O’Brien, 86, Who Was Dogged by Hoffa Case, Is Dead

Suspicions that Chuckie O’Brien was involved in the union boss’s disappearance trailed him for 45 years.
Charles O’Brien, 86, Who Was Dogged by Hoffa Case, Is Dead

Charles O’Brien, 86, Who Was Dogged by Hoffa Case, Is Dead

Suspicions that Chuckie O’Brien was involved in the union boss’s disappearance trailed him for 45 years.
Oscars 2020: Highlights From a History-Making Night

Oscars 2020: Highlights From a History-Making Night

“Parasite” was the first movie not in English to win best film. It also won best director, best international film and best original screenplay.
Enjoy ‘The Irishman’? Baseball Offers Much of the Same, 162 Times a Year

Enjoy ‘The Irishman’? Baseball Offers Much of the Same, 162 Times a Year

Long tangents. Short bursts of action. Cameos. And a lot of tedious watching.
Enjoy ‘The Irishman’? Baseball Offers Much of the Same, 162 Times a Year

Enjoy ‘The Irishman’? Baseball Offers Much of the Same, 162 Times a Year

Long tangents. Short bursts of action. Cameos. And a lot of tedious watching.
Stop Blaming History for Your All-White, All-Male Movie

Stop Blaming History for Your All-White, All-Male Movie

Movies like “1917,” “The Irishman,” and “Ford v Ferrari” have all used their historical settings as a shield to deflect diversity critiques. But the past had people of color and women, too.

Dear Oscars, I Love You. But We Need to Talk.

The Academy Awards have made mistakes before, our critic writes. But this year’s crop of best-picture nominees may be the breaking point.
Netflix Spent Big on Oscar-Worthy Films. That May Not Be Enough.

Netflix Spent Big on Oscar-Worthy Films. That May Not Be Enough.

The streaming giant has a leading 24 nominations, but forecasters don’t expect it to win many Academy Awards on Sunday.
Netflix Spent Big on Oscar-Worthy Films. That May Not Be Enough.

Netflix Spent Big on Oscar-Worthy Films. That May Not Be Enough.

The streaming giant has a leading 24 nominations, but forecasters don’t expect it to win many Academy Awards on Sunday.
‘1917’ and ‘Parasite’ Are Big Winners at the BAFTAs

‘1917’ and ‘Parasite’ Are Big Winners at the BAFTAs

But the lack of diversity in the nominees dominated the award ceremony, with Joaquin Phoenix calling out “systemic racism” in the movie business.

Martin Scorsese Finds Tension in Glances in ‘The Irishman’

The director breaks down a key moment in his film, when the lead character, Frank Sheeran, receives an award.

The Five-Way Race for Best Picture Begins

When it comes to Oscar’s top prize, this is the most wide-open competition in years. Which film has the right factors to go all the way?
‘Parasite,’ ‘Joker’ and Other 2020 Oscar-Nominated Movies to Stream

‘Parasite,’ ‘Joker’ and Other 2020 Oscar-Nominated Movies to Stream

Most of the top contenders are available from the comfort of your couch. Here’s a guide to help you get a jump on the field.
Oscar Nominations 2020: ‘Joker’ Leads With 11 Nods; Three Others Get 10

Oscar Nominations 2020: ‘Joker’ Leads With 11 Nods; Three Others Get 10

“The Irishman,” “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood” and “1917” each received 10 nominations. Black actors and actresses were largely overlooked.
Hoffa vs. Hoffa: How Two Actors Found Their Character

Hoffa vs. Hoffa: How Two Actors Found Their Character

Al Pacino’s portrayal of the union leader in “The Irishman” differs markedly from Jack Nicholson’s take in a 1992 movie.
‘Joker’ Leads BAFTA Nominations

‘Joker’ Leads BAFTA Nominations

The Todd Phillips movie earned 11 nominations for Britain’s equivalent of the Oscars, including best film, best director and best actor.

The Mystery of the Oscars: How Do You Really Vote for a Script?

We love to talk about great movie writing. But the best screenplay categories are rarely judged on the words alone.

Will the Oscars Get as Nostalgic as Hollywood Did in 2019?

The past definitely wasn’t past for directors like Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese and Taika Waititi. Each found a way to rewrite history, though some versions were less palatable than others.
Martin Scorsese Is Letting Go

Martin Scorsese Is Letting Go

In a wide-ranging interview, the director talks about his own mortality, the treatment of women in his movies, and moviemaking in the Netflix age.
Men Are in Trouble and Hollywood Wants to Help

Men Are in Trouble and Hollywood Wants to Help

From “The Irishman” to “Frozen 2,” male characters are working on their issues and feelings in stories about masculinity. But their solutions often leave out women.