Initially troubled with issues of casting, special effects and location, "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" took almost seven years to move from script to theaters.
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Assn. has tabbed "Slumdog Millionaire" as the best pic of 2008. Helmer Danny Boyle also won for top director.
The Austin Film Critics Association has named "The Dark Knight" as the best picture of 2008.
The Phoenix Film Critics Society named Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire" best picture of the year at their 9th annual awards.
The Southeastern Film Critics Assn. has named "Milk" the best pic of 2008.
"Slumdog Millionaire" continues to rack up awards as the San Diego Critics Society named the Danny Boyle pic as the best film of 2008.
Fox Searchlight's "Slumdog Millionaire" topped the list for best pictures of 2008 by the Washington, DC Area Film Critics Association.
Filmmaker Baz Luhrmann will receive the International Press Academy's 2008 Auteur Award for "Australia."
Kristen Stewart is shifting from vampires to rockers. The "Twilight" star is set to topline in "The Runaways," a rock biopic of the '70s all-girl band. Thesp will star as frontwoman Joan Jett.
"Ballast," "Frozen River" and "Rachel Getting Married" led the field with a three-way tie of six nominations each at the Film Independent's 24th Annual Spirit Award kudos.• View the full list of…
The story of Harvey Milk is one that has been floating around Hollywood for the past few decades as filmmakers, writers and activities have been struggling for years to bring the tale of California's…