The 2017 ACADEMY AWARDS are quickly approaching, so the really good people at ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY Magazine have provided us with ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE To The 2017 OSCAR AWARDS!!!
Included in this very special issue:
• OSCARS SO RIGHT: After two years of all-white acting nominees, the Academy changed its policies. Many more people of color were acknowledged this year — seven actors and one director — but the battle for greater inclusion is far from over.
• THE MUSICAL THAT CHANGED MOVIES: 65 years before La La Land,Vincente Minnelli and Gene Kelly’s An American in Paris shattered the mold, won Best Picture, and changed the course of Hollywood history. We look back at a musical classic — one that was a huge influence on this year’s Oscar frontrunner.
• THE DARK SIDE OF “YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE”: Forty years ago, it was the unstoppable love ballad which topped the charts and then won the Oscar for Best Original Song. But buried beneath the sweetness lay the seeds of horrible crimes.
• OSCAR BALLOT: You can begin handicapping how to win your office Oscar pool right now.