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Robert Osborne

Robert Osborne appears in the following:

The Story of Every Academy Awards for 85 Years

Monday, February 17, 2014

Robert Osborne, host of Turner Classic Movies, was here in November to talk about the history of the Academy Awards. We're re-airing it today. Osbourne's newly revised book 85 Years of the Oscar: The Official History of the Academy Awards, is about the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the birth of the Oscars, and presents the story of each year's awards, beginning with the very first.

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Robert Osborne on 85 Years of the Oscar

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Robert Osborne, host of Turner Classic Movies, gives an account of the history of the Academy Awards. His newly revised book 85 Years of the Oscar: The Official History of the Academy Awards, talks about the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the birth of the Oscars, and presents the story of each year's awards, beginning with the very first.

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Jane Powell and Robert Osborne on "Style and Motion: The Art of the Movie Poster"

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Actress Jane Powell, one of Hollywood's most sparkling musical performers of the 1940s and 1950s, and TCM host Robert Osborne discuss the Film Society and Turner Classic Movies’ ongoing Furman Gallery exhibition,Style and Motion: The Art of the Movie Poster. Powell starred in such musical classics as Stanley Donen's Royal Wedding (1951) and Seven Brides For Seven Brothers (1954).

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Moguls and Movie Stars

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne talks about TCM’s “Moguls and Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood:” a 7-part documentary series that talks about the history of Hollywood from 1890 to 1970, and tells the story of Hollywood’s power shift from the men who ran the studios to the stars who made the studios rich.

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Hollywood's Greatest Year

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Robert Osborne, author of 80 Years of the Oscar and on-air host of Turner Classic Movies, provides insight into what made 1939 such an incredible year for film. He's hosting the Academy’s summer screening series "Hollywood's Greatest Year: The Best Picture Nominees of 1939." The 10-film event, which includes Monday ...

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Robert Osborne on Race and Hollywood

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne talks about TCM’s June special, "Race and Hollywood: Asian Images in Film," a 35-film retrospective with early depictions starring Anna May Wong to contemporary movies like "The Joy Luck Club."

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Mind the Gap

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

We look at the complicated link between race and poverty, and what America’s public school systems can do to improve racial equity. Also: Jesuit priest Uwem Akpan on his debut short story collection. Turner Classic Movie host Robert Osborne on Asian-Americans in film. Plus, Debra Winger on how she’s created ...

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