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Oscars in an Alternate Universe Where the Academy Loves Sci-Fi

Oscars in an Alternate Universe Where the Academy Loves Sci-Fi

Ahead of tonight's Oscar ceremony, Spinoff's Anna Pinkert imagines what the nominees for best picture might have looked like over the past five years if the Academy actually embraced science fiction and fantasy.

Oscar-Nominated Animated Shorts Tell Tall Tales in a Brief Time

Oscar-Nominated Animated Shorts Tell Tall Tales in a Brief Time

While many Oscar viewers will focus Sunday night on the best-picture race between "Argo" and "Lincoln," Spinoff's Anna Pinkert will be keeping an eye on the best animated short category.

Who Should Win Tonight's Oscars?

Who Should Win Tonight's Oscars?

Before tonight's grand ceremony, SPINOFF wants to know: Who do you think should take home the golden statuettes?

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Scorsese's "Hugo" Leads Oscar Nominations

Martin Scorsese's adaptation "Hugo" led the nominations for the 84th Academy Awards, earning nods in 11 categories, including Best Picture and Best Directing. SPINOFF has the complete rundown.

SPINOFF: Building a Better Oscar Winner

SPINOFF: Building a Better Oscar Winner

With all eyes on tonight's Academy Awards, SPINOFF wonders what it would take to make the ultimate Oscar Winner, considering the themes and subject matter of past winners.

SPINOFF: When Oscar Met Boffo: Comparing Nominees' Box Office Takes

SPINOFF: When Oscar Met Boffo: Comparing Nominees' Box Office Takes

What if Oscar winners were decided by how much money they made? SPINOFF looks at which of this year's nominees would take home the trophies.

Heath Ledger wins Best Supporting Actor Oscar

Heath Ledger wins Best Supporting Actor Oscar

Heath Ledger, the early favorite to win the 2009 Oscar for Best Supporting Actor, has been posthumously presented with the award. Accepting for the actor were his father, mother and sister.

The Dark Knight Snubbed in Major Oscar Noms

The Dark Knight Snubbed in Major Oscar Noms

Though Heath Ledger gets a much deserved posthumous nod for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as The Joker, Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" has been shut out of nearly every major Oscar category.

Wolverine To Host Academy Awards

Wolverine To Host Academy Awards

Hugh Jackman will host the 81st annual Academy Awards. Given "The Dark Knight's" pre-Oscar buzz, it's likely Wolverine will preside over a triumphant night for the Batman, echoing scenes from "Batman Vs. Wolverine" a.k.a. "The Prestige."

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