Only in Hollywood could recent Harvard grads be considered a disadvantaged group. But indeed, while such film school powerhouses as USC, UCLA, NYU and the U. of Texas have extensive alumni networks…
Ben Mittleman turns the camera on himself in advance of his open-heart surgery to make "Dying to Live."
These days, selling a film like "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" might not seem too great a challenge. Film it, and they will come.
Exhibition exec Ellis Jacob is on a roll -- and has rolled with the sector's punches over the years.
With a green carpet outside and eco-tips like "eat less meat" projected on the walls inside, you couldn't say Global Green's 5th annual pre-Oscar party at Avalon Hollywood on Feb. 20 wasn't running…
What's left to say about Javier Bardem? With his character's eccentric weaponry, penchant for amateur surgery and peculiar take on Hume's theories of determinism, perhaps all the prizegiving orgs are…
It should surprise no one that Saoirse Ronan is celebrating her first Oscar nomination this year; after all, she's only 13 years old. But the Academy is a little less ahead of the game for "American…
Considering its competition, "Juno's" inclusion in the best picture category makes absolutely no sense.
Foreign language nominees for the 2008 Academy Awards.
As open season on Oscar prognostication draws to a close, award chatter reliably shifts to a discussion of which contenders will stumble in the final rounds.
The Academy Awards are the most wagered-upon nonsporting event in the world, so it's safe to say that more than a few fortunes have probably been lost when the Academy ventures away from the expected…