John Schlesinger, the Oscar-winning director of 1969 best pic "Midnight Cowboy" as well as "Darling" and "Sunday Bloody Sunday," died Friday at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs. He was…
Oscar's lawyers are raising "Kane." Christie's auction house was scheduled to put Orson Welles' statuette under the gavel on Friday, but the item has been withdrawn after a protest from the Academy…
It may have seemed like a goofy ad, but it wasn't promoting Goofy.
Oscar has a message to campaigners: Behave or you're out. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences this week sent out a list concerning "the promotion of films eligible for the 76th Academy…
You have to hand it to the folks at Disney. Who else could dream up a premiere that lasted six hours and included go-go-dancing pirate girls, followed by Jerry Bruckheimer and Johnny Depp floating…
Katharine Hepburn, who holds the all-time Oscar record for actors and whose screen career spanned seven decades, died Sunday afternoon at her home in Old Saybrook, Conn.
The year is half over, but the Oscar race hasn't begun. Monday marks the midway point of the year; the date also comes three months after the last ceremony and three months before campaigning shifts…
Stage and screen actor Hume Cronyn, who with his wife of 52 years, Jessica Tandy, was half of one of the theater world's most formidable pairings, died Sunday in Fairfield, Conn., of prostate cancer…