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Remember That Time John Terry Won an Oscar? The Inevitable Ellen Selfie Meme Onslaught Begins

When Ellen Degeneres posted the most retweeted tweet (let alone selfie) of all time last night, you could be sure that John Terry would want in on the action. Or at least, someone with rudimentary Photoshopping skills would make sure the glory-hunting Chelsea defender got in there with the Oscar elite somehow, anyhow. Read More >>

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It Takes an Insane Amount of Work to Get the Dolby Theatre Oscar-Ready

The Dolby Theatre has played host to the annual Academy Awards ceremony since 2002. It's a mammoth event, with the venue seating 3,400. Which makes it all the more incredible that workers have just three days to get the place ready for its night under the spotlight. Read More >>

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Gravity Wins Big at 2014 Oscars With Seven Awards

Tense sci-fi special effects extravaganza Gravity took one giant leap for 3D filmmaking last night, becoming the big winner at last night's 2014 Academy Awards ceremony. Read More >>

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Ellen DeGeneres's Oscars Selfie Has Scored the Most Retweets Ever

Ellen managed to break the record for most retweets ever by some margin at last night's Oscars. Her selfie, in which she is flanked by many huge Hollywood names, has chalked up well over 2 million retweets and counting. Read More >>

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Gravity Cleans Up at the Baftas Winning Six Gongs -- But Why Best British Film?

Science-fiction disaster flick Gravity walked away the big winner at last night's Bafta film awards ceremony, winning a well-deserved six awards including Best Director and Best British Film. Read More >>

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The New Oscars Logo is Illuminati Catnip

Trying to "fix" the Oscars with branding is a fool's errand—just you try and put lipstick on a grotesquely excessive, four-hour-long pig. But local creative agency 180LA has done an admirable job, giving the Academy a new look that's as smart as it is simple. Read More >>

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Can You Identify All the Best Picture Oscar Winners Looking at this Cool Poster?

Olly Moss has designed this awesome poster just in time for the 2013 edition of the Oscars—it has all the Best Picture Academy Awards for the past 85 years, each of them represented by its main character. It's quite a feat. Read More >>

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This Is How ILM Went and Made All Those Incredible Special Effects in The Avengers

To celebrate being nominated for an Oscar for its work on The Avengers, Industrial Light and Magic, the visual effects wizards, have released a behind-the-digital-scenes look at how all the awesome visuals were made. Watch this and be utterly amazed. Read More >>

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