Howard Hawks said a good movie consists of three good scenes and no annoying ones.
Among the producers' innovations for Sunday's Oscarcast is "mom-inees," in which contenders' mothers will be interviewed and tweet their reactions.
Well, actually, that phrase on Google's advanced search yields only 42.4 million matches. So everybody's a critic, but maybe not their grandmas.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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Final Oscar ballots were mailed Wednesday and are due back Feb. 22. Here's what to expect.
I love awards season, though deep down I don't believe "best" is really applicable to any creative endeavor. (Who's "best," Mozart, Verdi or Beethoven? Rembrandt, Picasso, Matisse? They're all pretty…
Where were "The Town," "Waiting for Superman," Julianne Moore, the directing noms for Christopher Nolan and Lisa Cholodenko and the song bid for Diane Warren? Some of the biggest surprises in…
Academy Award nominations will be unveiled Tuesday, which means the race is on. Or is it?
Awards season functions as a time capsule to show future generations what we liked.
Awards season is in full swing, and the holidays are coming up. Which means people are busier than ever.
The Nov. 16 death of Ronni Chasen was shocking to Hollywood folk for many reasons.
Certain phrases are outdated -- "You sound like a broken record," "He's burning the midnight oil" -- but we all understand what they mean, even though very few people are using phonograph records or…