As befitting an ego as outsized as his talent, "Fahrenheit 9/11" helmer Michael Moore made a bold move: In September, he announced he would not submit his film for consideration in Oscar's…
It didn't take long for Jamie Foxx to become a front-runner for his performance as legendary late soul phenomenon Ray Charles. From the first screenings in late summer, auds sparked to Foxx's uncanny…
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" is French musicvid director Michel Gondry's second and best-yet teaming with scribe Charlie Kaufman. While their first collaboration on "Human Nature" didn't…
The 55 contenders for last year's foreign-language Oscar nominations included several artistically and commercially hefty choices.
One Academy member, talking about "Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera," enthuses, "I can't wait to see it. I hear it is sumptuous, sumptuous, sumptuous." He could add a fourth sumptuous…
Beyond the 25 contenders that look set to gather at least two major noms, several of this year's films feature standout performances and/or other artistic merits that have people talking.
Bobby Darin biopic "Beyond the Sea" unspooled nearly an hour late at its Thursday opening-night screening at AFI Fest, mainly because helmer-producer-star Kevin Spacey assigned himself one more…
At a preem for a film about Santa Claus, the big gift went to USC. Sunday's Chinese Theater bow of "Polar Express" benefited the USC School of Cinema-Television to the tune of $600,000.
"Innocent Voices" scribe Oscar Torres attempted to dry a few eyes after Saturday's U.S. preem of the pic based on his childhood in war-torn El Salvador.
The ever-inquisitive Martin Scorsese played the role of moderator during a Q&A with fellow helmer Michael Mann following a screening of Mann's "Collateral" in Gotham on Friday eve.