It's not hard to guess what drew Clive Owen to Mike Nichols' "Closer." Owen, who turned 40 this year, starred in the original 1997 London production of Patrick Marber's play at the National Theater's…
"Hotel Rwanda" was the toughest movie of Don Cheadle's career -- but not in any way moviegoers might expect.
Growing lip-synching Bobby Darin songs to a hairbrush, Kevin Spacey never imagined he'd actually be portraying Darin in a biopic.
In a career that now dates back an astonishing half-century, it's astonishing to think Clint Eastwood has been nominated only once for his acting. As William Mummy in 1992's "Unforgiven," for which…
After 12 years in prison for child molestation, Walter (Kevin Bacon) begins the hard work of building a life: getting a job, meeting a woman (Kyra Sedgwick), winning back his family's trust. He also…
In telling the story of taboo-breaking sex researcher Alfred Kinsey (Liam Neeson), the script by director Bill Condon (right, with cast) traces his intellectual progress from his rigid upbringing to…
When a 17-year-old Colombian girl, with dreams of escaping her small town, traffics heroin to the United States, the trip is far more perilous -- and permanent -- than she expected.
Enrique and Ignacio, students at a Catholic boarding school, fall in love but are torn apart by an abusive priest (Daniel Gimenez Cacho). Twenty years later, the three meet again when Enrique makes a…
Freddie Highmore probably has more in common with the average Little Leaguer than other thesps in the spotlight this awards season. The 12-year-old talks as eagerly about his favorite sport, soccer…
Jim Carrey's perf in "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" may be on voters' radar based on the pic's critical reception and its star's out-of-the-box dramatic work.
Though "Kinsey" takes place primarily during the first half of the 20th century, its star, Liam Neeson, isn't surprised its subject matter is still divisive.