When Mike Newell signed on to helm Julia Roberts' latest, "Mona Lisa Smile," it was the "schizophrenia" of the script that hooked him.
Joel and Ethan Coen have written, produced and directed some of the most quirky, droll movies of the past two decades, but “Intolerable Cruelty” is only their second flat-out screwball comedy. Unlike…
Robert Benton has made a point of choosing quality over quantity in his much-heralded career as a filmmaker. The Oscar-winning writer-director of 1979′s “Kramer vs. Kramer,” who began in Hollywood in…
Ed Zwick is a strange candidate for period pieces. Yes, he's coming off a National Board of Review honor for directing “The Last Samurai,” and he's known for the emotional resonance of “Glory” (1989)…
In a year with too many serious contenders, it's interesting to look at the roster of those missing in action from Tuesday's Golden Globe nominations.
A flinty, observant tale of Third World immigrants dealing with the harsh realities of modern London, “Dirty Pretty Things” returns director Stephen Frears to the milieu of his 1980s' successes “My…
When it came time to make their TV nominations, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s Golden Globe voters stood up for the underdog.
"Cold" is hot and little films are big in the 61st annual Golden Globe nominations. Miramax's "Cold Mountain" led the film race with eight noms, followed by "Lost in Translation" and "Mystic River,"…
On location in the U.K., Jude Law took a break from shooting "Alfie" to revisit "Cold Mountain."
Number of femme writer-directors who have won an original screenplay Oscar for a film they also helmed: Jane Campion for 1993's "The Piano." This year, "Lost in Translation's" Sofia Coppola or…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%