Netflix’s ‘Icarus’ wins the Oscar for Best Documentary Feature

It was a quiet Oscar ceremony for the big streaming services, but Netflix’s doping film Icarus (directed by Bryan Fogel) did win the award for best documentary feature. The Big Sick, distributed

Netflix’s ‘Mudbound’ scores four Oscar nominations

Amazon and Netflix both got some good news in this morning’s Oscar nominations. Mudbound, a Netflix original that tells the story of two families (one black, one white) farming on the Mississipp

Netflix’s theater deal is a small step for subscriber growth and a big leap toward an Oscar

Netflix announced a new theater distribution deal with iPic Entertainment, a theater chain with 15 locations throughout the country. The deal will put 10 Netflix original films (a substantial portion

And The Oscar Goes To… Samsung, Jennifer Lawrence, And Selfies

Though none of them actually walked away with a tiny golden statue, Samsung, Jennifer Lawrence, and a particularly star-studded selfie definitely won the Oscars last night, according to social media.

uberVU Declares The Help Winner of the “Social Oscars”

In the run-up to the Oscars tomorrow, social intelligence startup <a href="http://www.ubervu.com">uberVU</a> conducted a study of how and where people were talking about the Best Picture nominees.

Tracing The Origins Of Leaked Oscar Screeners

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/oscars2011.jpg" />The Oscar nominations came out a few days ago, and like a bunch of dorks we’ve been discussing the merits of each mov

Cablevision subscribers: You do know that broadcast TV, like WABC, is totally free, right? You just need an indoor antenna.

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/tvantenna.jpg" />Thanks to some last-minute heroics, Cablevision customers here in the Northeast were able to watch <a HREF="http://www.c

An Oscar win for Avatar tonight is a win for 3D technology as a whole

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/avataroscars.jpg" />Tonight's Oscars are as much about technology as they are good movies. Granted, movie-making has always been about em

Betting On The Oscars? Google Has A Super Simple Docs Template To Use.

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Where do all those Oscar screeners come from?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/wrestler.jpg" />The Oscars are in just a few short weeks, and plenty of movie buffs—I'm the furthest thing from a movie buff you'll

Oscar season is near, DVD screener season is here

In addition to being Christmas season (or whatever Winter holiday you celebrate… Winter Veil isn’t too shabby), it’s also Oscar screener time, meaning you can find many of the movies

iPhone Goes to the Oscars

If the rumor is to believed, which is entirely up to you, then you’ll see Apple’s first ad for the iPhone during tonight’s Oscar telecast. Don’t expect anything fancy or tellin