Nobody knows screening rooms like film critics, who have as strong opinions about the venues as the movies projected on their screens. Daily Variety has expanded this year's always-anticipated guide…
Hollywood could use more gestures of showmanship such as Monday night's preem for "The Matrix Revolutions" at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & SciencesBackstory: Founded in 1927, the Academy recognizes achievements in filmmaking in above- and below-the-line categories.Kudo: Academy Award was first given in…
It speaks volumes about the National Society of Film Critics that its chairman, Peter Rainer, deems the group's finest moment to be its selection of "Babe" as 1995's best picture.
Eschewing the klieg-lit movie palace and the standard red carpet treatment, studios are increasingly drawn to alternative screening venues to set themselves apart from the pack.
When Jack Valenti announced the (since-amended) ban on Oscar screeners late last month, he said the problem of seeing award contenders would be offset by Motion Picture Assn. of America studio…
Roy Christopher, winner of seven Primetime Emmys and a 32-time Emmy nominee, has been tapped for the Art Directors Guild's Lifetime Achievement Award.
Monday is the deadline for entries in the animated feature category for the 76th Academy Awards. Eligible films must submit their entry forms and supporting materials to the Academy of Motion Picture…
A lot of folks are still angry about the clampdown on screener tapes, but at least one small group is clearly upbeat: The owners of screening rooms.
Reactions from the creative community and awards orgs to the screener ban compromise ranged from renewed outrage to cautious optimism. But there was no indication the controversy would go away.
Whose idea was it anyway? That's the question that has been plaguing the indie sector since the MPAA announced its ban on Oscar screeners.