Even today, when star salaries have soared into the tens of millions, the phrase "I'd rather direct" points to a different kind of power and influence -- the latitude to tell a story your way.
In the beginning there was the team of D.W. Griffith and G.W. Bitzer. Their alchemy (and chemistry) would foreshadow some of the great director-d.p. partnerships of today such as Steven Spielberg and…
Adapting Michael Cunningham's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, "The Hours," about a day in the life of three seemingly disparate women from three different eras, was arguably the trickiest book-to-film…
Their initial encounter began inauspiciously enough, that of a seemingly aloof movie star and a master craftsman behind the camera on the film "Remember the Titans."
Viewers will see Oscar winners' tears of joy and losers' tight smiles in ever more excruciating detail this year, as the Academy Awards ceremony will be broadcast in high-definition TV for the first…
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped film critic Roger Ebert for a special honor at its 17th annual ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards.
Film orgs in Sweden, Denmark and Finland have announced nominations for their countries' national film awards.
Not every festival can be Sundance. But in the absence of indie sizzle, Oscar buzz is an increasingly valued commodity for less-tested fests.
It's definitely the year of the digital character as a cast of computer-generated beings are featured prominently in the seven pics tapped to compete in February for the visual f/x Oscar nom.
"Far From Heaven" was far from ignored Wednesday as the Chicago Film Critics Assn. unveiled the winners of the 15th annual Chicago Film Critics Awards.
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