You can count on writers to supply ample drama in the coming months Front and center will be a major confrontation at the bargaining table, with the Writers Guild of America's three-year contract…
In narrowing the dozen films on the docu field short list to five official nominees, the Academy recognized pics that tackle disparate subjects, but are all very personal works.
WGA members weigh in on the work they most admired among this year's nominees:
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First, the conventional wisdom: The only thing that would jinx Disney/Pixar's digitally animated "Finding Nemo" is the unexpected interference of a Chicago Cubs fan.
It's the year of the hyphenate for the Writers Guild Awards for film. Of the 10 features nominated, eight were authored or co-authored by the movie's director.
Oscar resorted to a wide field of reversions to form for this year's adapted screenplay noms. While many of 2003's most celebrated stories tilted toward tragedy, Academy voters were a bit more cheery…
A quick examination of the WGA's television nominations solidifies one sure thing: Networks desperately need something new.
As studios rely more on adapting novels, comicbooks and plays, the original screenplay category has been increasingly dominated by indies. This year is no different, with four independents and one…
Screen scribes are enjoying an increasing presence in bookstores, where scripts published as slim trade paperbacks appear simultaneous with a movie's release.
There were two actresses who appeared to have Oscar chances for two separate movies: Scarlett Johansson, who came up empty, and Patricia Clarkson, who didn't.