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Polanski sues Oscars academy for reinstatement

Entertainment News Apr 21, 2019

Polanski sues Oscars academy for reinstatement

Oscar-winning film director Roman Polanski is suing the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, demanding his reinstatement nearly a year after the organization expelled him amid the #MeToo movement. Polanski, who in 1977 pleaded guilty in California to statutory rape, argued in a court ...

Bombshell film reignites Michael Jackson abuse firestorm

Entertainment News Mar 2, 2019

Bombshell film reignites Michael Jackson abuse firestorm

A new documentary on pedophilia accusations against the late Michael Jackson presents in lurid detail the stories of two men who say Jackson sexually abused them for years as minors. "Leaving Neverland," a four-hour film by British director Dan Reed, is considered so potentially devastating ...

In Oscars upset, 'Green Book' wins best picture

Entertainment News Feb 25, 2019

In Oscars upset, 'Green Book' wins best picture

The segregation-era road-trip drama "Green Book" was crowned best picture at the Academy Awards, handing Hollywood's top award to a film seen as a feel-good throwback to some but ridiculed as an outdated inversion of "Driving Miss Daisy" by others. In a year where Hollywood ...