"Burlesque" partially redeems its clumsy drama through infectious song and dance.
Specialty item should repay producer-star Halle Berry's efforts in respect, rather than receipts.
America's new shoestring auteurs have gotten a bad rap lately, thanks to a number of DIY helmers who ditch the script and let their actors improvise heavily. Not Lena Dunham.
A special edition of "Avatar" debuts today with three Blu-ray discs and just as many versions of the film.
In the first 80 years of Oscar, only one animated film had ever been nominated for best picture: 1991's "Beauty and the Beast." Then the Academy went back to considering 10 contenders, and "Up" made…
If the name Lesley Manville doesn't ring a bell, you haven't been watching Mike Leigh movies closely enough. After "Another Year," you'll never forget her.
Maybe the MPAA had a plan when they gave "Blue Valentine" an NC-17.
Between a wide-open picture field and wiggle room in other races, here are the dozen other films with the best shot at serious Oscar attention.
Sixteen toons submitted but the branch has yet to rule on whether they all qualify. Given the category's rules, if just one falls out, the category shrinks to three nominees. The 15 entries below…
The best boxing movies aren't about the sport, but what happens outside the ropes.
Things hit white-knuckle intensity in a hurry. Fox release should see solid earnings unobstructed well into the holidays.