Helmer-scribe James L. Brooks admitted to a case of nerves when Variety screened "Spanglish" the night before his pic opened.
John Travolta made sure first time helmer Shainee Gabel knew what she was doing before signing on to star in "A Love Song for Bobby Long."
Following Variety's Dec. 20 unspooling of "In Good Company," the final screening of the 35-film series, moderator Pete Hammond was in fine company indeed with star Topher Grace and…
After playing flying ace Howard Hughes, Leonardo DiCaprio has no desire to take the controls for real.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has mailed out nomination ballots to 5,808 voting members, with the largest group of ballots going out Monday to California voters.
"Woodsman" star and co-producer Kevin Bacon told the Variety screening crowd that the financing and distribution of this controversial film "has been like pulling teeth since the very beginning."
Thesp Don Cheadle lightened the mood after the Variety Screening Series' unspooling of UA's "Hotel Rwanda."
After the Dec. 15 Variety unspooling of "Million Dollar Baby," the aud was treated to the guts and glamour of Oscar-winner Hilary Swank, who herself was given a treat earlier in the week with Golden…
The American Society of Cinematographers has joined the parade away from the Century Plaza Hotel and plans to switch its Feb. 20 awards show to another site due to a union boycott of the hotel.
In contrast with last year's furor, it's been mostly quiet on the screener front this year, but the calm's been broken by complaints from some Acad members that their officially sanctioned discs…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced that 45 cities across the country will host Oscar Night America, a grassroots program now in its second decade that has raised $12 million…