"The Heat" could net Katie Dippold an awful lot of heat indeed when her spec, purchased by Peter Chernin for $600K, hits multiplexes next spring.
Playwrights' pics combine gravitas of legit dramas with bigscreen vitality.
Has any array of leading performances ever been put through the wringer like this year's? Daniel Day-Lewis' "Lincoln," wearily shouldering slavery and the Civil War, is almost a piker next to Joaquin…
HFPA voters will wrestle with one of the strongest dramatic fields in years, even without 'Amour' and 'Rust and Bone' in the mix. This category is English language only.
This field is considered wide open, especially since the HFPA has admitted as many as seven titles to its top categories in the recent past.