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The Oscars Slap Broke White People’s Brains

The failure to process an altercation between Black celebrities made for some historically unhinged tweets

The Deaf Thriller ‘The Tribe’ Is Having a Moment

This acclaimed 2014 Ukrainian film, featuring no subtitles and a cast of Deaf, non-professional actors, is more relevant than ever thanks to ‘CODA’ and Russia’s ongoing war with the Eastern European nation

The Fake Movies in the Oscars’ Preferential Ballot Explainer Video, Ranked

‘Zephyr’? ‘Doctor President’? ‘Wrong Side of the Bed’? Can you judge a made-up film by its imaginary poster? We’re willing to give it a try

The Best Picture Nominees, Ranked by How Awful the Men in Them Are

Demanding dads, closeted cowboys, conniving conmen, intergalactic heroes: In different ways, the Oscar favorites tackle masculinity in all its complicated forms