Laura Dern, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Lisa Kudrow will receive the inaugural Spirit of Sundance Award from Women in Film.
Mel Gibson, Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban will be honored Jan. 15 at the Penfolds Gala Dinner, the headline event of the second annual G'Day L.A.: Australia Week in Los Angeles.
The Directors Guild of America has switched its Jan. 29 awards show to the Beverly Hilton Hotel from the Century Plaza due to a union boycott of the hotel.
AFI named "The Passion of the Christ" and "Fahrenheit 9/11" as the top films to inspire national debate in its 2004 Moments of Significance awards. The two films, according to AFI, transcended…
The Chicago Film Critics Assn., following the cues of the New York, Los Angeles and New York Online Critics, has named "Sideways" the best picture of 2004.
Just for Variety: Everybody and his brother has been naming winners and nominees for their best of 2004, so I asked Oscar show producer Gil Cates what's happening with the Acad's Feb.27 date at the…
The Academy Awards used to be like the World Series -- a global event in name, but in actuality an entirely North American affair. But in recent years -- spiking when Pedro Almodovar nabbed a…
It's a category that gets tweaked and refined a lot, a category that has a complex voting system that can't seem to satisfy everyone. Yet those closest to making foreign-language nominating committee…
THE ALZHEIMER CASE(Erik Van Looy, Belgium) Synopsis: Even as cops are on the hunt of killers involved in a scandalous sex-crime ring, an old hitman suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer’s is…
While the foreign language Oscar race fields its fair share of international heavyweights, some smaller pics from unexpected places pop up on the radar. Two that are fighting for recognition this…