American surf culture and the advent of big-wave surfing are documented with enormous detail and affection by filmmaker Stacy Peralta in "Riding Giants," a spirited (albeit ironic) choice to kick off…
First-time Oscarcast producer Joe Roth may have never turned out a minute of television, but the film vet certainly knows the power of promotion.
Three days after the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences sent out replacement ballots to European voters, the forms are being returned to the London office of PricewaterhouseCoopers "at a…
The Art Directors Guild has opted for mostly major studio fare in selecting candidates for its Excellence in Production Design Awards.
Hollywood union publicists have opted for an eclectic mix of major studio pics in nominations for their Maxwell Weinberg Publicists Showmanship Award.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped feature filmmaker David Fincher, documentarian Errol Morris and 14-time nominee Joe Pytka as finalists for its top commercial award.
Lucas Belvaux's three-part, three-genre saga known as "The Trilogy" was voted French film of the year by the French Union of Film Critics, while Gus van Sant's "Elephant" drew foreign pic kudos.
"Mystic River" and "The Station Agent" made big showings at the 10th annual Screen Actors Guild award nominations, leading the pack of pics by taking three nominations apiece.
Holding down the same job for almost 30 years is downright uncommon in Hollywood, but that's what Lorne Michaels has achieved as executive producer of "Saturday Night Live."
In his 40-plus years in movies, Warren Beatty has averaged roughly one feature every two years. In an industry that requires constant visibility to retain a certain degree of heat, Beatty's career…
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