According to a Hollywood truism, you're only as good as your last project. So the awards buzz for this year's directors is doubly gratifying: Prizes are nice, but for some of these helmers, the 2013…
"Lone Survivor" took another giant step in its awards push, as AFI Fest gave it a gala world premiere Tuesday at the TCL Chinese, followed by a reception.
Hollywood's new math doesn't add up. The studios are making fewer films, and four-quadrant tentpoles are easily outnumbering thoughtful, personal pictures
It’s Huskers Week in Hollywood as “Nebraska” was the centerpiece of multiple Q&A sessions, Bruce Dern presented a Hamilton Behind the Camera Award to d.p. Phedon Papamichael, and Alexander Payne met…
Awards contender "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" got a big boost in terms of awareness and goodwill at Saturday's Britannia Awards, but in general the campaigning was appropriately subdued.
The AFI Fest tribute to David O. Russell climaxed with a screening of the opening six minutes of “American Hustle.” Awards possibilities? Let’s just say the audience had waited in line for a long…
Great work isn't enough; every Oscar contender also needs strong talking points. As awards season enters the key phase when a flood of screeners go out, it's time to look at a few titles that may…
Here is a cross-section of awards-related events this weekend. Private parties and receptions are not mentioned, because if they wanted you as a guest, you would have been invited. If you weren't…
The AFI Festival opened Thursday night with Disney's "Savings Mr. Banks," where audiences sat at a premiere in the TCL Chinese Theater and watched onscreen characters sitting at a premiere at the…
The flow of "news stories" revolving around the awards season is already starting to pile up.
Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger will receive the Motion Picture Showmanship Award at the 51st annual Publicists Awards Luncheon Feb. 28 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. The duo, who, who oversee…