Winners of acting Oscars at the 88th Academy Awards are, from left, Mark Rylance, Brie Larson, Leonardo DiCaprio and Alicia Vikander. (Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

‘Spotlight’ surprisingly wins best picture at Oscars

In an underdog win for a movie about an underdog profession, the…


In this March 13, 2007 file photo, Steven Avery listens to testimony in the courtroom at the Calumet County Courthouse in Chilton, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

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Michael Keaton, left, and Mark Ruffalo are excellent as investigative newsmen in “Spotlight.” (Courtesy Kerry Hayes/Open Road)

‘Spotlight’ a great, entertaining, relevant journalism movie

It’s possible that veteran newspapermen and women will appreciate “Spotlight” more than…