NBC is promoting this year of "The West Wing" as "a season of change," but it could as easily be called a season on the brink. With ratings down, claims on the Emmy crown gone and millions of younger…
Scarlett Johansson isn't nervous about Lions Gate's award aspirations for "A Love Song for Bobby Long."
Welcome to the Screener Snafus: Year Two. Oscar voters will be getting their free DVD players by Thanksgiving, but Cinea's ambitious screener plans seem to be on hold until next year. The bottom…
George Lucas has been selected as the American Film Institute's 33rd lifetime achievement award recipient. Nod will be presented to Lucas during AFI's annual June dinner at the Kodak Theater.
With three Emmys under his belt for his eponymous HBO skein "The Chris Rock Show" as well as for his cable specials, comedian Chris Rock has pretty much conquered the small screen.
Difficult relationships between fathers and sons have always been a dramatic mainstay, and so it is with "Tell Them Who You Are," a compelling look at cinematographer Haskell Wexler by his…
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has unrolled its list of nominees for the 20th annual IDA Distinguished Documentary Awards. Kudofest will be held Dec. 10 at the Directors Guild of America Theater.
The effects of a DVD release and its requisite marketing on an Oscar campaign are similar to chicken soup for a stubborn cold: There's no guarantee it'll help but, hey, it can't hurt.
Both the producer of this third "Law & Order" and star Vincent D'Onofrio insisted during a conference call that this weekend's "Let the audience pick the ending" stunt isn't a gimmick, which is sort…
Chile has selected Andres Wood's blockbuster "Machuca" to contend for the foreign-language Oscar nomination; Egypt has tapped Osama Fawzy's "I Love Cinema."
The last time Chris Rock hosted an awards show, Madonna and Britney Spears French kissed during the opening act. Yet unlike the MTV Music Video Awards -- which Rock has hosted three times -- the…
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