"Alexander" thesps talked about helmer Oliver Stone's challenging nature during the Q&A following Wednesday's Variety screening.
Universal is rushing Oscar contender "Ray" to DVD just in time for Oscar balloting Feb. 1. Biopic of singer Ray Charles will hit vidstores just 13½ weeks after it debuted at the box office, where it…
At the post-Variety unspooling sesh for "Phantom of the Opera," Gerard Butler explained how he was in tune with the Phantom during filming.
During the Q&A following the Variety screening of "The Incredibles," helmer-scribe Brad Bird vented about the stigma attached to animated pics.
"The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou" received a refreshingly casual "VIP screening" Saturday that somehow flew under the stalkarazzi radar: no fans or photographers and the stars relaxed enough to be…
The Writers Guild of America has announced creation of a feature documentary writing award while excluding docs from its original screenplay award.
With two thirds of the "Law & Order" empire receiving a wakeup call this season thanks to competition from "CSI: NY" and "Desperate Housewives," "Special Victims Unit" is suddenly the franchise's…
Each year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Board of Governors tweaks rules and regulations, aiming for fairness and dignity on the promo side and consideration of only theatrically…
A voting member since 1972, Rosilyn Heller serves on the Academy's foreign language committee, which nominates five films from among the official submissions by various countries.
In this wide-open year, alternatives are emerging for recognition in both major and minor categories.