Both stars, once known for their iconic good looks and sex appeal, have come under fire for proliferating the high standards of beauty set by Hollywood, and presenting a dangerous example to fans and young Hollywood stars.
The film, based on true events, picked up the Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay trophies at this year's Academy Awards — along with a Best Supporting Actress score for ingenue Lupita Nyong'o. The movie was filled with important lessons about love and life, especially from the resilient Solomon Northup. Here are just a few that we took away.
There's now an entire generation that will never know love without cell phones. They express affection with smiley-faced graphics — winking and kissy-faced emojis. Our relationships are becoming undeniably entangled with technology. The movie 'Her' takes this idea a step further. The film is set in the not-so-distant future, in a fantasy Los Angeles (where people actually walk to work), but it has plenty of timeless insights about love. Here's what we learned.
Learn about the family life that Philip Seymour Hoffman left behind in the wake of his untimely death.
With the Academy Awards drawing ever closer, we took a few minutes to round up our favorite Oscar-winning romances. Whether dramatic, comedic or just plain neurotic (we're looking at you, Annie Hall), these are the films that give make us want to turn to that someone special and say, "I love you."
The Kenya native, who stunned audiences around the globe with her breakout performance in the Oscar-nominated film '12 Years A Slave,' has captured the interest of Hollywood and moviegoers everywhere with her breathtaking red carpet style, and obvious acting chops. But what else is there to know about her?
'Dallas Buyers Club' stars Matthew McConaughey as Ron Woodroof, an electrician, hustler and all-around rodeo fan who is diagnosed with AIDS and given just 30 days to live.
Noticeably absent from the nomination list was fan-favorite Tom Hanks, a double-feature contender for his starring roles in both 'Saving Mr. Banks' and 'Captain Phillips' — a decidedly un-supercalifragilisticexpialidocious turn of events.
Oscar nominations have been announced! That means it's time to look backwards to the couples that could have been if they had won or accepted these iconic roles. From Gone with the Wind to Avatar, there are a bevy of actors who could have won the big award if they had been cast in the movies we love.
Consider this a tale of what not to do when it comes to matters of the heart.
Potential Oscar nominee 'Inside Llewyn Davis' explores the 1960s NYC folk music scene and the heartache that came along with it.
You can expect two things from a Woody Allen film: People who are completely out of their minds and complicated relationships. 'Blue Jasmine' has it all.
The marvelous Emma Thompson stars as P.L. Travers, the author of Mary Poppins, in 'Saving Mr. Banks'. Add in one Mr. Tom Hanks as Walt Disney and you've got one of the best movies of the year.
If the holidays left you believing that your family is insane, sit down and prepare yourself for a whole new kind of crazy in 'August: Osage County.'