The biggest drama at #Oscars2017? The botched delivery of the best picture award, mistakenly given to "La La Land," when it actually should have gone to "Moonlight."

Correction: 'Moonlight' wins best picture. 'La La Land' was read in error
"Moonlight" took home the Academy Award for best picture. Times critic Justin Chang says director Barry Jenkins' lyrical film deserved to win.

Why 'Moonlight' deserves to win the best picture Oscar
"I wanted to make a movie that would embrace the magic of musicals but root it in the rhythms and texture of real life." Damien Chazelle, who took home the trophy for directing, shares the musicals that inspired "La La Land."

'La La Land' director Damien Chazelle writes about his favorite musicals
"Moonlight" took home the Oscar for adapted screenplay. It began life as an application for the Yale School of Drama.

How Tarell Alvin McCraney's Yale School of Drama application became "Moonlight"
Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, who boycotted #Oscars2017 in opposition to Trump's travel ban, took home the Academy Award for foreign film. How politics put foreign film in the spotlight.

'What can cinema do?' Travel ban puts Oscar nominees for foreign-language film in the spotlight
Who is rocking the frock? And who is not so hot? A look at the best and worst dressed.

Oscars 2017: Best and worst dressed [Updating]
"We did what we were asked to do to the best of our ability." Ninety-eight-year old NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson just graced the #Oscars2017 stage. She spoke with The Times about life as a number cruncher during the tense days of the space race.

Meet the ‘Hidden Figures’ mathematician who helped send Americans into space
The season's must-have accessory on the #Oscars2017 red carpet? A small ribbon showing support for the ACLU.

Blue ACLU ribbons make a statement on the Oscars red carpet
Oscars 2017: See the red carpet arrivals.

Oscars 2017 | Red carpet arrivals
Bill Paxton was more journeyman than star, although he was most certainly a star.

An actor's actor, Bill Paxton had the rare ability to move seamlessly through time
Brie Larson is among the Oscar celebs who supports pinning on a message during Academy Awards arrivals.

Look for these ACLU, Planned Parenthood and GLAAD pins on tonight's Oscar red carpet
The Spirit Awards lately have become a bellwether for the Academy Awards, which could bode well for "Moonlight."

'Moonlight' is the big winner at the Film Independent Spirit Awards
Thanks to rave reviews, anticipation was high for "Get Out," the directorial debut of comedian Jordan Peele.

'Get Out' tops box office with huge $30.5 million in ticket sales
"Bill's passion for the arts was felt by all who knew him, and his warmth and tireless energy were undeniable."

Actor Bill Paxton, 61, has died after complications from surgery
Marlon Brando in 1973. Halle Berry three decades later. Here are 11 of Oscar’s most notable political moments.

11 of the most political moments in Oscar history
Think you know your Oscar fashion history?

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Can you guess the Oscar night dress?
A spot on the Oscars’ red carpet now comes with a price.

Oscars red carpet:'The gravy train is over' for TV stations and networks