It turns out Jack Valenti's fears about Oscar screeners weren't so far-fetched. The FBI on Thursday arrested Russell Sprague of Homewood, Ill., in connection with an Internet piracy ring that…
Well, at least one aspect of the current awards season is normal. Despite the accelerated Oscar schedule, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences on Monday announced that the number of…
In case there was doubt, Oscar is staying where he is. Though a proposed sale is afoot for the Hollywood & Highland complex that houses Oscar's new home, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences…
Folks in the film biz will always remember the 2003 award season because of the Screener Wars, in which indies battled for the right to send screening tapes to kudos voters.
As studios and the MPAA do detective work to figure out the source of films popping up on the Internet, prexy Frank Pierson vowed that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will act as judge…
Attention, Academy voters! You have ballots in hand! They are due at PricewaterhouseCoopers this Saturday! Every vote counts!
An apparent Brit glitch is making a ballot brouhaha for Oscar. Even though Academy Awards ballots are due Saturday, many voters in Europe still have not received their forms in the mail. So on…
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