February 27, 2012 The red carpet looks are almost as exciting as (sometimes more exciting than) the Academy Awards ceremony. Let's dish on some of our favorite and not-so-favorite frocks.
February 26, 2012 The Artist won best picture, plus trophies for star Jean Dujardin and director Michel Hazanavicius. Here's the complete list of winners at the 2012 Oscars.
February 26, 2012 Photos from the 84th Annual Academy Awards Red Carpet.
February 26, 2012 Red carpet commentary from people who can tell the difference between a dress and pants! Wait Wait live blogs the Oscars.
February 25, 2012 Sunday night is Oscar night, and we'll be here for the whole thing.
February 24, 2012 Life is a collection of "extraordinarily ordinary moments," says the Academy Award-winning director, if only people would "wake up and pay attention to how beautiful it all is." Payne's latest film, The Descendants, puts the power of everyday moments to use, and is nominated for five Oscars.
February 23, 2012 Commentator Andrew Lapin says it's fine to enjoy Oscar frontrunner The Artist, but it's actually not as bold an exploration of the possibilities of silent film as some other efforts that have gotten less attention.
February 23, 2012 Director Wim Wenders' documentary tribute to German choreographer Pina Bausch is nominated for an Academy Award. When Wenders and Bausch met more than 20 years ago, they started planning a film that would capture her unique style of modern dance. Bausch died suddenly just days before filming started.
February 23, 2012 Filmmakers rely on private screening rooms to show their unfinished films to invite-only audiences. NPR's Susan Stamberg visits one screening room on Rodeo Drive, run by 97-year-old Charles Aidikoff and his grandson Josh. Four generations of Aidikoffs have worked in the projection business.