Monday, February 25, 2013
Attendees were asked to wear their best outfits as Sunday's Academy Awards were broadcast live from Shrine High School.
You didn't need to be Bradley Cooper or Jennifer Lawrence to walk the red carpet in Royal Oak on Sunday night—just some fancy clothes. To celebrate Hollywood’s glitziest night of the year, the seniors at Shrine Catholic High School held an Oscar party in the school's library. The evening included dinner, a raffle, prizes, an Oscar trivia game and a live broadcast of the show. "It's a student-run fundraiser for Oscar night for S.A.Y Detroit, which was founded by Mitch Albom and helps homeless people in Detroit," said Molly Bonell, a senior at Shrine. Did you watch the Academy Awards? Did your pick for best picture win? Or best actress? Or best actor? Tell us in the comment section below!
Sunday, February 24, 2013
Shrine High School is holding an Oscar party in Royal Oak.
The red carpet will been rolled out at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood for the stars tonight at the 2013 Academy Awards. The awards show will start at 8:30 p.m. EST on ABC and is scheduled to last three hours. It will be hosted by "Family Guy" creator/star Seth MacFarlane and televised live in more than 225 countries. There will be pre-show broadcast for the Oscars ceremony that will begin at 7 p.m. on ABC. In Royal Oak, the senior class at Shrine High School is holding an Oscar party at the high school the night of the Oscars. It's a formal attire affair. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The 85th annual Academy Awards will air Sunday on ABC.
The Oscars, red carpet, fashion, celebrities and most importantly, movies — it all takes place on Sunday, Feb. 24. The annual Oscars, hosted this year by Seth MacFarlane, start with the red carpet at 7 p.m. on ABC. The awards will begin immediately after at 8:30 p.m. See the Complete Academy Awards Nominations List Here In Royal Oak, the senior class at Shrine High School is holding an Oscar party at the high school the night of the Oscars. It's a formal attire affair. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20. Still hoping to catch one of the nominated films on the big screen? A few of the nominated films are still showing at local theaters. Emagine Royal Oak is showing: Main Art Theatre is showing: Check …
Monday, February 18, 2013
Want to watch an Academy Award-nominated film around Royal Oak? Type in your zip code to the Moviefone finder to find the latest showtimes.
Want to know what the Oscars will look like this year? We've got a rundown of all the 2013 Oscar nominations below. Want to know what Academy Award-nominated films are playing near Royal Oak? Take the trip to Emagine Royal Oak (Silver Linings Playbook, Django Unchained) or the Main Art Theatre (Beasts of the Southern Wild, Searching for Sugar Man), or check out the Moviefone finder above and type in your zip code to find the latest showtimes. As for this year's awards, director Steven Spielberg's historical drama "Lincoln" earned a leading 12 nominations Thursday for the 85th Annual Academy Awards, followed by Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" with 11, while the musical, "Les Miserables," directed by Tom Hooper, and David O. Russell's "Silver …
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Want to watch an Academy Award-nominated film in Royal Oak or nearby? Here's what's playing where.
There are five movie-watching weekends between now and Feb. 24. Have you seen all of the Academy Award-nominated Best Pictures yet? You can catch all but two of the films nominated for the top prize at one of five area theaters: Emagine Royal Oak, AMC Star Theatres John R in Madison Heights, Palladium 12 in Birmingham, Uptown Theaters Birmingham or Phoenix Theatres Laurel Park Place in Livonia. One movie, Beasts of the Southern Wild, is already on DVD. And the final movie, the foreign language film Amour, will be coming to the nearby Maple Theater in Bloomfield Hills on Feb. 1. The Academy Awards ceremony is scheduled for Feb. 24 in Hollywood. It will be televised live on ABC. Here are the nominees for Best Picture; to check movie times, …
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
This year's contenders were announced last week and we'll find out Feb. 24 who wins. Which films, stars and directors get your vote? Where is the best local Oscar party to attend? Tell us in the comments.
Want to know what the Oscars will look like this year? We've got a rundown of all the 2013 Oscar nominations below. As for this year's awards, director Steven Spielberg's historical drama "Lincoln" earned a leading 12 nominations Thursday for the 85th Annual Academy Awards, followed by Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" with 11, while the musical, "Les Miserables," directed by Tom Hooper, and David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook" tied with eight nods each. "Lincoln" was nominated for best picture and gave Spielberg his eighth best director nomination. A win would be his third in the director category. It's the eighth film Spielberg has had in the running for best picture (''Schindler's List'' won in 1994). [What films and actors are you rooting…
Monday, February 20, 2012
Let's see if the favorite among readers winds up with the top Academy Award.
Favorite film opinions are as diverse as moviegoers, and this week is an ideal time to share your choice for which nominee deserves the Best Picture statue this weekend. We're interested in taste, not predictions. So click the movie you think should win, not necessarily which will snag the final Academy Award presented Sunday night. The Oscars show, hosted by Bill Crystal for a ninth time, starts at 8:30 p.m. on ABC after 90 minutes of red carpet arrival scenes outside the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. By 11:30 p.m. or so, optimistically speaking, we'll see whether the favorite film among Michigan Patch readers also is the industry's choice. In the meantime, you're invited to talk about these nine movies and others from 2011 in the …
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Nine movies are nominated for Best Picture. Here's where you can watch, rent or borrow them around town.
The Oscars are one month away. How many of the Best Picture nominees have you seen? If you need to catch up, here's a guide to how you can watch them around town (click on the links for showtimes and more info): The 84th annual Academy Awards are at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26 on ABC.