2019 Academy Awards

ROMA

Will ’ROMA’ make history—or will Bradley Cooper’s snub make ‘A Star Is Born’ the avenging underdog?

The absurdly talented Cooper didn’t nab a nod for Best Director. Can his tour de force catch up to ROMA, Alfonso Cuarón’s stunning achievement?
BAFTA Tea Party

Melissa McCarthy should win an Oscar for all of the reasons she won’t

Anne Kingston: McCarthy plays a figure we don’t often see onscreen—a single, clever woman on the margins who isn’t a mother. She’s also deeply, inescapably human.