The 8 greatest years for the Oscars’ Best Picture lineup

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Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway are apparently getting a second chance at this whole "Best Picture" thing

Hollywood loves a redemption story, which might explain why two people at the center of last year’s Best Picture debacle at the Oscars are getting a second chance. No, not PricewaterhouseCooper’s Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz, the people who handed off the wrong envelope and set the whole thing off; those two will…

Do the wrong thing: 90 years, 90 movies that should have been nominated for Best Picture

When Moonlight pulled a big upset and won the Best Picture Oscar a year ago, it felt like a monumental occasion—and not just because of the snafu that resulted in a different film briefly enjoying the honor. Yes, the Academy bestowed best-movie-of-the-year status on an actual, legitimate contender for the best movie…