Miramax Films nabbed domestic rights to "People I Know," the Al Pacino starrer from Myriad Pictures. Myriad retains international distribution rights.
At age 73, old Oscar is still capable of a few surprises. At the March 25 ceremonies, "Gladiator" nabbed five Academy Awards, including best picture, but without a win for screenplay or direction -…
Remember the Y2K virus that was going to send the world reeling? It never happened. Instead, Hollywood has been struck by the FOS virus -- Fear of Strike -- and everybody's going nuts.
Oscar this year took a Roman holiday, as "Gladiator" nabbed five Academy Awards, including best picture. But the film has the dubious distinction of winning the top prize without a screenplay or…
Newcomers reigned: Of the 31 individuals who took home competitive Oscars, 19 were first-time nominees.
Tim Gray: Reel Life
Timothy M. Gray: Reel Life
Some film fests present trophies or certificates. A few offer cash prizes. But Florida -- the home of Disney World, the Elian Gonzalez flap and endless election recounts -- is handing out something…
Who ever thought the Oscar race would be dominated by the spirits of Steve Reeves and Bruce Lee? A year ago, the words "gladiator movie" and "kung-fu movie" conjured up images of dubbed, schlocky…
For many showbizzers, the road to Oscar is the Boulevard of Broken Dreams. Every year, there is speculation about Oscar "snubs." But somebody had to come in sixth place -- especially in the wide-open…