When it comes to chasing Oscars for his film "The Passion of the Christ," Mel Gibson has chosen a strategy that would make the Vatican proud. He is preaching abstinence.
The 12th annual Beatrice Wood Film Award, named for the late artist and dedicated to individual expression in the cinema, has been voted to Joshua Marston for his debut feature, "Maria Full of Grace."
An audience-vs.-critics smackdown has been averted: The Broadcast Film Critics Assn. and the WB have decided to move this January's Critics' Choice Awards.
Antonio Dorado's "El Rey" will be considered for the foreign-lingo film Oscar after all.
Daniel Burman's "A Torn Hug" (Un abrazo partido), Argentina's entry to the foreign-language Oscar race, leads a recent crop of Argentine films at the third edition of Argentina New Cinema.
Robin Williams will receive the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s 2004 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the org's 62nd annual Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 16. Ben Stiller made the announcement Thursday at the…
Gael Garcia Bernal exploded on the scene in three of the most notable Mexican films of the past five years, "Amores Perros," "The Crime of Father Amaro" and "Y tu mama tambien." His charisma and…
Rachel McAdams gained much notice for her first two major roles this year, the winsome heroine in tearjerker "The Notebook" and the evil antagonist in biting comedy "Mean Girls."
Barely 18, Emmy Rossum has been on the career fast track ever since her early days as a child singer in the chorus of the Metropolitan Opera in her hometown, New York City. That phase of her life…
The tough subject matter of "Maria Full of Grace" and Catalina Sandino Moreno's assured handling of the role as a drug mule -- her debut acting gig -- wowed Sundance and Berlin fest crowds and has…
His raw, emotional portrayal of Peter Davies, the inspiration for J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan, has drawn critical attention, as has his ability to hold his own with Johnny Depp.