"The Passion of the Christ" and "Fahrenheit 9/11" were two of the most profitable films of the year. Along the way, these films' directors, Mel Gibson and Michael Moore, have been treated as both…
Unlike "The Aviator" star Leonardo DiCaprio and one of its producers, Michael Mann, Martin Scorsese never really had a particular urge to bring the Howard Hughes story to the screen, but the project…
War leaves scars on everything it touches, and local film industries are far from immune.
With "Sideways," his full-bodied fourth feature, Alexander Payne has moved from the fringes of Hollywood to front and center as the embodiment of a new humanism in American cinema.
Turner Entertainment Co. prexy-chief operating officer Roger Mayer will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' board of governors.
Oscar is moving back to March in 2006 to make way for the Winter Olympics.
"Sideways" has been tapped as 2004's top film by the Toronto Film Critics Assn., a group of journos representing the Toronto print and electronic media. "Sideways" stars Paul Giamatti and Virginia…
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Golden Globe nominees Julian McMahon ("Nip/Tuck," "Fantastic Four") and Virginia Madsen to announce the competitive category nominees in television and…
Music was in the air at the preem and after-party for "A Love Song for Bobby Long," which doubled as a benefit for the Motion Picture & Television Fund.
An A-list crowd that would have made mogul Howard Hughes proud landed in Gotham Tuesday night for the Big Apple preem of the Hughes biopic "The Aviator" at the Ziegfeld theater.
Good news and bad news: The 77th annual Oscars will not present any more awards than usual. While this will please viewers who dread a longer-than-average kudocast, it's a blow for those who were…