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'Outdated' Oscar category for best foreign language film renamed

'Outdated' Oscar category for best foreign language film renamed

The Oscar category of best foreign language film has been renamed international feature film, the academy said in a statement late on Tuesday.

Oscar-winning Italian film-maker Bernardo Bertolucci dies aged 77

Oscar-winning Italian film-maker Bernardo Bertolucci dies aged 77

Italian film director Bernardo Bertolucci, whose films include ‘Last Tango In Paris’ and ‘1900’, has died in Rome aged 77, Italian media said on Monday.

'Shape of Water' wins big at Oscars on activism-fueled night

'Shape of Water' wins big at Oscars on activism-fueled night

Romantic fantasy "The Shape of Water" won the best picture Oscar on Sunday, the film industry's most prestigious honor, on a night where themes of female empowerment and activism almost overshadowed the awards.

Emma Stone ascends to top of Forbes' highest-paid actresses

Emma Stone ascends to top of Forbes' highest-paid actresses

Fresh off winning her first Oscar, actress Emma Stone ousted Jennifer Lawrence on Wednesday to claim the top spot on Forbes' 2017 list of the world's highest-paid actresses.

Huppert is Oscar favourite as critics fall for 'Elle'

Huppert is Oscar favourite as critics fall for 'Elle'

Isabelle Huppert, the French actress whose double triumph at the Golden Globes puts her in pole position for the Oscars, is a woman who has never been afraid to surprise or shock.

'Magnificent Seven' hits bullseye with $35 million debut

'Magnificent Seven' hits bullseye with $35 million debut

Denzel Washington hit the bullseye again. ‘The Magnificent Seven,’ the Oscar-winner's first western, topped the box office, picking up a solid $35 million.

US actress Anne Hathaway gives birth to baby boy

US actress Anne Hathaway gives birth to baby boy

US actress Anne Hathaway has become a first-time mother after giving birth to a baby boy, her spokesman said.