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  • Oscars history: Gorilla suit, a streaker, tardy hosts and more

     
    Oscars 2012: On the eve of the 84th Academy Awards, The Times looks back at eight decades of Oscars history.
  • '127 Hours': Oscar time for James Franco and Danny Boyle?

     
    Having viewed "127 Hours" at the Telluride Film Festival, L.A. Times scribe John Horn (24 Frames) says it "cuts an impressive swath." That's a squeamish play on words considering it's a tense, real-life drama about a mountaineer (played by James Franco)...

    Our 12 favorite non-book literary oddities on EBay

     
    Inspired by Salinger's toilet -- which was listed for sale on EBay for $1 million -- Jacket Copy decided to see what other literary-ish items are currently for sale on the site. What we discovered? The doozy dozen. The first...

    Khrushchev: 'Why Not Disneyland?'

     
    Photograph by Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times Actor David Niven, center, in a toast at Twentieth Century Fox studios with Nikita Khrushchev, left, Eric Johnston of the Motion Picture Producers Assn., Andrei Gromyko and studio executive Buddy Adler....

    Not so complicated: Meryl Streep wasn't asked to join costars as Oscars co-hosts

     
    Following Tuesday's announcement of Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin as co-hosts of the Oscars, Gold Derby noted that when the academy used multiple hosts most recently, there was at least one woman in the mix. So, we wondered, why aren't these two male...