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Upstart Neon wins top Oscars prize, Netflix falls short again

Feb 10 2020

LOS ANGELES Three-year-old independent film distributor Neon upstaged the traditional Hollywood studios and streaming giant Netflix Inc on Sunday to grab the coveted best picture Oscar for South Korean have-and-have-nots tale "Parasite."

Brad Pitt wins supporting actor Oscar for 'Once upon a Time in Hollywood'

Feb 09 2020

LOS ANGELES Brad Pitt won the Oscar for best supporting actor on Sunday for his performance as a charming stunt man in "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood," director Quentin Tarantino's love letter to 1960s Tinseltown.

Baby Yoda powers Disney streaming subscriptions to fast start

Feb 05 2020

Walt Disney Co's new streaming service Disney+ reached 28.6 million paying subscribers this week, the company said on Tuesday as it reported quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street forecasts. | Video

Even with 'Irishman' nominations, could Netflix wind up an Oscars bridesmaid again?

Feb 05 2020

LOS ANGELES Netflix Inc will storm into Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony boasting more nominations than any other movie distributor, but can the streaming service finally take home the film industry's most coveted prize?

No longer niche: Oscar contenders embraced beyond the art house

Feb 04 2020

LOS ANGELES From billion-dollar blockbuster "Joker" to one of Quentin Tarantino's highest-grossing films, many of this year's Oscar best-picture nominees have drawn crowds to the box office.

Impeachment TV ratings rebound as Trump lawyers argue his case

Jan 28 2020

Television viewership for the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history rose as President Donald Trump's attorneys began laying out their case for his acquittal by the Senate, according to Nielsen data released on Tuesday.

Impeachment TV ratings rebound as Trump lawyers argue his case

Jan 28 2020

Television viewership for the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history rose as President Donald Trump's attorneys began laying out their case for his acquittal by the Senate, according to Nielsen data released on Tuesday.

Impeachment TV ratings rebound as Trump lawyers argue his case

Jan 28 2020

Jan 28 Television viewership for the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history rose as President Donald Trump's attorneys began laying out their case for his acquittal by the Senate, according to Nielsen data released on Tuesday.

Trump impeachment trial's U.S. TV audience slips during Democrats' arguments - Nielsen

Jan 25 2020

The U.S. television audience for Democrats' arguments that President Donald Trump should be impeached declined on Thursday to roughly 7.8 million viewers during live daytime coverage, according to data from the Nielsen ratings agency.

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