10 Hero Pets Who Ran Off with Our Hearts

Now here’s a question we’re sure nobody’s asked Tara, the cat who has been applauded the world over for saving a 4-year-old boy from a vicious dog: Have you ever considered an acting career?

Uggie Takes Home Top Prize at Pawscars

Who needs an Oscar? Not Uggie!

Though the 10-year-old star of The Artist is slated to perform at the Academy Awards on Feb. 26, he’s one step ahead of his costars and crew. On Thursday, the American Humane Association gave the Jack Russell terrier the Pawscar for Best Scene Stealer.

5 Things To Know About War Horse's Joey

A miraculous horse named Joey is winning audiences’ hearts in Steven Spielberg’s new film adaptation of War Horse, including that of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, who was moved to tears when she attended the London premiere this weekend.

Duchess of Cambridge Moved to Tears by War Horse

The Duchess of Cambridge is renowned for her poise and grace. But she needed some assistance – from none other than Steven Spielberg’s wife – at a crucial moment of the War Horse premiere Sunday in London.

Spielberg has revealed that his wife, actress Kate Capshaw, was passing tissues to Kate, who turned 30 on Monday, as the film’s story hit a particularly moving section.

Prince William and Kate Attend War Horse Premiere

Although royal aides say she’s planning a “low-key” celebration of her 30th birthday on Monday, the Duchess of Cambridge was all glammed up for her final night as a 20-something.

Kate, in lacy floor-length gown by Alice Temperley and her own jewels, joined husband Prince William at her first royal film premiere – for War Horse – in London’s West End.

Just before their arrival, a drizzle started to fall, forcing William to hold an umbrella above them for their red carpet stroll.

War Horse Star: Horses Have Human Emotions

Late-Entry Movies Throw Oscar Race Wide Open

And the winner is … Who knows?

The late entry into the race by buzzed-about films Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close and The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo has made for a wide-open Oscar race for Best Picture this year.

“I can’t remember a year like this where there was no clear front-runner,” says a longtime awards season veteran. “Nobody knows where this race is going.”

Complicating the race is that few critics, much less Academy voters, have seen two of these major Awards season players.