Which Cannes Films Have the Best Oscar Odds?

Movies from Park Chan-wook, Lukas Dhont and Hirokazu Kore-eda could be what academy voters are looking for. But don’t count out “Top Gun: Maverick.”

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Will Smith, Before the Slap

Plenty has been said about Oscars night. But what about the rapper-turned-actor’s remarkable journey up to that point?

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Netflix’s Stumble Could Be a Warning Sign for Streaming Industry

The company faces a number of challenges, but its problems may be an indication that its competitors are racing toward an unstable future.

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Why Those Moments of Care for Liza Minnelli and Joni Mitchell Felt Different

Awards shows are a natural setting for honoring aging legends. It’s reassuring when they don’t try to hide the frailty that aging can bring.

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Laverne Cox Hosts Red Carpet Coverage for E!

The actress and Emmy Award-winning producer talks about what it was like being the interviewer, for a change.

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Academy Bars Will Smith From Oscars Ceremony for 10 Years After Slap

Smith had already resigned from the Academy, saying he had “betrayed” its trust with conduct that was “shocking, painful, and inexcusable.”

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One Last Takeaway From ‘The Slap’: Leave Black Women’s Hair Alone

Lost in the Oscars fray is the hurt inflicted when a group is denigrated for a laugh. Chris Rock, who has examined this issue in a documentary, should have known better.

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Will Smith and a Pound of Flesh

Why do people snap, as Will Smith did, when they seem to have everything? I look to Shakespeare, the master of revenge and self-destruction, to get some insight.

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Will Smith’s Slap Could Hurt His Family’s Brand

Will Smith has spent decades radiating boundless likability. His family has become known for sharing therapy sessions online. His smack at the Oscars has complicated all of that.

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What Will Smith and Joe Biden Have in Common

The slap and the slip were the same kind of gaffe.

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Oscars Producer Did Not Want Will Smith Physically Removed After Slap

Will Packer, the producer of the telecast, said that Smith had been asked to leave after slapping Chris Rock, and then there were discussions of having him physically removed.

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What an Oscar Win for ‘CODA’ Tells Us About Apple’s Power

What the best picture Oscar for “CODA” tells us about Apple’s enormous market power.

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Will Smith Refused to Leave Oscars After Slap, Academy Says

The academy revealed that Smith was asked to leave the ceremony after slapping Chris Rock at the Academy Awards, and said that it was initiating disciplinary proceedings.

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The Furor Over Will Smith’s Slap

Readers point the finger at Mr. Smith, Chris Rock, the Academy, toxic masculinity and a censorious nation.

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The Furor Over Will Smith’s Slap

Readers point the finger at Mr. Smith, Chris Rock, the Academy, toxic masculinity and a censorious nation.

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Oscars Audience Jumped After Will Smith’s Slap of Chris Rock

But the largest audience of the night was tuned in earlier, during Troy Kotsur’s win for best supporting actor.

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The Slap Wasn’t the Only Astonishing Thing About the Oscars

One stretch of the broadcast featured a remarkable convergence of Black celebrities, our critic writes. But in the midst of it all, Will Smith’s victory became a defeat.

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Four Opinion Writers: Why Will Smith’s Slap Caused an Uproar

Charles Blow, Roxane Gay and Esau McCaulley join Lulu Garcia-Navarro to discuss why the incident has elicited so many passionate responses.

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‘Drive My Car’ Oscar Is a Slow-Burn Return for Japan’s Cinema

But some of the same qualities that made the film popular overseas have led to a cooler reception domestically.

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Will Smith Owned the Williams Sisters’ Story Onscreen. Then He Stole Their Moment.

An Oscar night that should have affirmed Serena and Venus’s rise to stardom instead played out in a way they have seen before — triumph tempered by mixed emotions.

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Beyoncé’s Oscars Dress Designer on What Goes Into Making a Star’s Gown

David Koma, the Georgian designer, explains what goes into making a costume befit for a pop star.

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Will Smith Attends the 2022 Vanity Fair Oscars Party

Jessica Chastain, Zendaya and Timothée Chalamet also hit the annual celebration.

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Does the Academy Hate Movies? Our Critics on the 2022 Oscars.

Whatever you make of the slap, the telecast as a whole was a frustrating night of television that seemed based on a misunderstanding of what makes films great.

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Where to Stream the 2022 Oscar Winners, From ‘Coda’ to ‘King Richard’

All of the night’s winners can be watched at home. Here’s a guide to help you find the honorees.

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Dancing With Will Smith at the 2022 Vanity Fair Oscars Party

Amy Schumer, Zendaya and Timothée Chalamet also hit the annual celebration.

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No Joke: When Will Smith Slapped Chris Rock at the Oscars

A sampling of the reaction to the slap that was the talk of the Academy Awards.

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2022 Oscars Gets Higher Ratings Than Last Year’s Academy Awards

Early results showed a 32 percent improvement from last year’s event, to 13.73 million viewers.

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The Oscars Slap Divides Hollywood and Raises Questions

When Will Smith slapped Chris Rock at the Academy Awards for telling a joke about his wife, it divided Hollywood, sparking denunciations, defenses and debates.

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A New Generation Changes the Oscar Red Carpet Rules

Timothée Chalamet, shirtless; Kristen Stewart in hot pants. Can we finally say goodbye to the mermaid dress and penguin suit?

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Best and Worst Moments of the 2022 Oscars

The night made history, from That Slap to milestone wins by Troy Kotsur and Ariana DeBose, and a rousing performance by Beyoncé.

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‘CODA’ Triumphs, but Onstage Slap Takes Center Stage at the Oscars

On a night when “CODA” became the first film from a streaming service to win best picture, the focus was on Will Smith’s altercation with Chris Rock.

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Will Smith Hits Chris Rock at the Oscars. Here’s What We Know.

The apparently unscripted moment stunned viewers and audiences alike. The telecast was muted and paused in the United States.

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An Onstage Slap Gives the Oscars More Drama Than It Bargained For

The show strained to offer something for everyone. But it could still create shocking moments.

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2022 Oscar Winners So Far: ‘CODA’, ‘Dune’ and More

The complete list of winners for the 94th Academy Awards.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Miss Oscars After Wife Tests Positive for Virus

Mr. Miranda is up for an Academy Award for the song “Dos Oruguitas” from the Disney musical “Encanto.”

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Miss Oscars After Wife Tests Positive for Covid

Mr. Miranda is up for an Academy Award for the song “Dos Oruguitas” from the Disney musical “Encanto.”

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An Oscars Preview

The 94th Academy Awards are tomorrow night. We have a guide.

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 A Guide to the Oscars 2022: Time, Streaming and How to Watch

A guide to everything you need to know for the 94th annual Academy Awards on Sunday night.

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Streaming Has Won the Hollywood Debate. Is Best Picture Next?

A few years ago, the entertainment industry was arguing over whether movies on streaming services even counted as a film. Now, one is poised to win the Oscars’ top prize.

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Regina Hall and Wanda Sykes on Hosting the Oscars

In an interview, the stars said they plan to keep the show moving and make sure it’s funny. But there will be a segment about the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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Four Best Picture Contenders Are Remakes. Does That Matter to Oscar Voters?

Academy history offers clues about how “Nightmare Alley,” “West Side Story,” “CODA” and “Dune” might fare on Sunday.

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We Aren’t Just Watching the Decline of the Oscars. We’re Watching the End of the Movies.

Why big-screen entertainment is no longer the essential American popular art form.

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Oscars 2022 Predictions: Who Will Win Best Picture, Actor and Actress?

In an interesting year with a duel for the top award and some wide-open races, here’s how our expert is marking his ballot.

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Oscars Rewind: For Halle Berry, a Bittersweet Breakthrough

Since she won best actress for “Monster’s Ball,” no other Black woman has taken the prize, a fact she calls “heartbreaking.”

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Danny Glover on Acting, Activism and His Honorary Oscar

The actor and producer is receiving the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the Oscars. Here, he discusses a history in movies and in social justice.

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Rachel Zegler, ‘West Side Story’ Star, Is Invited to the Oscars After All

On Sunday she revealed on Instagram that she had not been invited to the ceremony, prompting an outcry. She has since been added as a presenter.

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Up Next for Jessie Buckley of ‘The Lost Daughter’: More Movies, and Music

This summer, the multitalented actress and Oscar nominee will release an album with Bernard Butler.

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Writers Guild Awards Keep up Momentum for ‘CODA,’ ‘Don’t Look Up’

The victories are good news for those films’ Oscar chances: The best picture winner usually also picks up a screenplay trophy.

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Oscars Rewind: The Last Time Jane Campion and Steven Spielberg Went Head-to-Head

The filmmakers are nominated for best director this year, just as they were in 1994. Back then, there wasn’t a clear favorite.

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The Secret Sounds That Make Up ‘Dune’

Denis Villeneuve and his sound team explain how far they went to achieve an aural experience that would feel somewhat familiar, an unusual approach for sci-fi.

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