Awards season is in full swing, and there are a load of contenders for best film performances, production design, music and special effects. It's the small matter of best picture that is dividing…
This year, there is no single front-runner in the Oscar race. There are endless front runners. In normal years, each new announcement of awards or nominations is supposed to narrow the field, and…
Anyone expecting the Golden Globe nominations announcement to clarify the awards situation had better look elsewhere for help.
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…