The film biz's favorite annual guessing game centers on the Oscar race. But this year, the betting is not about who will win or even who will be nominated: Everyone is watching to see who will be…
The Academy has a new precept for members: Stay out of "treacherous ethical waters." Honchos at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences on Tuesday mailed an eight-page booklet that outlines a…
Miramax has moved ahead on plans for its double "Bill." The company will release the Quentin Tarantino-directed "Kill Bill: Volume Two" Feb. 20, 2004.
"Casablanca" is showcased in a gorgeous new digital transfer in Warner Home Video's 60th anniversary DVD release. The extras on this two-disc package are just fine, but they cannot match the quality…
Bob Hope -- one of the most recognizable entertainers on the planet, thanks to a career that encompassed vaudeville, Broadway, radio, film, TV and personal appearances -- died of pneumonia Sunday…
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Christie's auction house was scheduled to put Orson Welles' statuette under the gavel on Friday, but the item has been withdrawn after a protest from the Academy…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.
Timothy M. Gray -- Reel Life
A week after the Oscar folk put out their regulations on awards campaigns, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has issued its guidelines, but it's a shorter, gentler list.
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…