Who: Kate Beckinsale What: The Aviator Why: Ava Gardner was one of the most beautiful actresses in movie history and Beckinsale’s portrayal left little or no drop off. Who: Kate Bosworth What: Beyond…
Catalina Sandino Moreno is spoiled. Her first film, Joshua Marston's "Maria Full of Grace," proved such an intense, fulfilling experience that it'll be hard to duplicate.
"Ray" allowed Regina King to tackle one of the most complex and compelling roles of her young career -- Ray Charles' mistress and backup singer Margie Hendrix.
In some of the year's most-high-profile movies, the buck stopped at the director's chair -- because the helmer also happened to be producing the picture.
Who: Kim Basinger What: The Door in the Floor Why: Basinger and Jeff Bridges deal with their personal anguish in ways that make this downer pic worth watching. Who: Bryce Dallas Howard What: The…
In Alejandro Amenabar's "The Sea Inside" quadriplegic Spanish poet Ramon Sampedro, played by Javier Bardem, is gently teased by his sister-in-law Manuela about the "harem" he keeps.
Cate Blanchett was on the Santa Fe set of "The Missing," playing an American frontier woman -- one of many non-native accents for the Australian thesp -- when she got the call from Martin Scorsese…
Take a look back at Oscar's most talked-about pics, including "Lawrence of Arabia," "A Beautiful Mind," and "Patton."
With her raw performance as wounded waif Alice in "Closer" and an unexpectedly oddball rendering of an animal-loving epileptic in "Garden State," Natalie Portman had crix in a tizzy about her "coming…
Emmy Rossum, the object of desire in "The Phantom of the Opera," is generating ample buzz for her performance as Christine Daae and already has a citation for female breakthrough performance from the…