Shortly before the Saturday preem of Paramount's "Labor Day" at the Ryerson Theater, Jason Reitman told Variety that it's "very different from my previous films." It is indeed, and awards voters who…
"Philomena" continued its global push Sunday at the Princess of Wales theater, with the audiences as enthusiastic as the were in its Venice launch.
“12 Years a Slave” continued its audience momentum with an enthusiastic launch Friday at the Toronto Fest, following its big buzz at Telluride. Hundreds of fans, five deep, lined up behind the…
Ric Robertson is stepping down as AMPAS chief operating officer to become a consultant. Robertson will focus on the Oscarcast, awards rules and categories. His duties of overseeing the staff and…
After the awards buzz coming out of Venice and Telluride, DreamWorks' “The Fifth Estate” added a surprising twist to the conversation as it opened the 38th Toronto Festival on Sept. 5. The pic…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that Steve Martin, Angela Lansbury and costume designer Piero Tosi will receive Honorary Awards and Angelina Jolie will receive the…
The Venice Film Festival doesn't have a huge role in awards season, but it's an important one.
Women often complain that there aren't enough good movie roles for actresses, and they're right.
Four days ago, the 2013 Oscar race was mostly a matter of crossed fingers and speculation, but things have quickly shifted into high gear. The Venice Film Fest has served up two home runs in its…
The documentary "A Fuller Life," which screens here Sunday and Tuesday, includes never-seen footage that ranges from World War II-ravaged families to scenes from a long-ago Venice Film Festival. In…