There's a new gorilla in town. And if it's not yet 800 pounds, it's at least 600 pounds and growing. In an already crowded awards season, the American Film Institute launched its first awards, and…
"A Beautiful Mind" and razzle-dazzle musical "Moulin Rouge" led a fragmented Golden Globes roster with six nominations apiece, though the noms did little to clarify the muddy kudos picture.
At the same time it unveiled its list of nominees, AFI revealed the names of the voters who came up with the noms.
It's going to be a cloudy kudos season, replete with award shows but lacking in sure bets or even front runners. Not only are the critics groups clashing, the American Film Institute also managed to…
Sooner or later, every studio is faced with an awards-season Sophie's Choice: Which of your children do you love best?
Whoopi Goldberg's company, One Ho Prods., cleaned up on TV in the past few weeks. TNT's "Call Me Claus" drew 9.6 million viewers in its Dec. 2 premiere, making it the second-highest-rated basic-cable…
When it comes to film awards, comedy is no laughing matter. The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. creates separate awards for movie dramas and comedies/musicals. And every year, the war cry goes up: Why…
When people talk about Hollywood film awards, they're often talking about The Award: Oscar. And, when predicting winners and nominees for The Award, handicappers concentrate on the usual suspects…
Studios are always looking for sequels and franchises. And, with fiscal problems often knocking at the door, they encourage big-budget co-productions.
Universal Pictures has linked with the Arenas Group to create Arenas Entertainment, a U-based label that will acquire, produce and distribute pics tailored to Spanish-speaking auds worldwide.
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