A 25-year-old Broadway sensation from Brooklyn with only one film to her credit faced off against four formidable talents in the 1968 Academy Awards race for actress and came away with an Oscar, one…
You might notice that many of the students roaming the halls of the prestigious boarding school in "The Emperor's Club" ignore Kevin Kline's character, William Hundert -- odd, since the prof is one…
Sometimes the biggest challenge for a supporting player can be making a lasting impression with only a handful of scenes. That's exactly what Patricia Clarkson does in "Far From Heaven,"…
Who says there are no good roles for actors over 50? Certainly not Jack Nicholson, Michael Caine, Al Pacino, Kathy Bates or Susan Sarandon, who contributed heft and weight to 2002's plethora of…
With the female tours de force in "The Hours" and "Far From Heaven" garnering several critics awards, there's currently little drama in the best actress Oscar race.
"In my opinion, Jack is the best American movie actor to play a man in his late 60s," says Harry Gittes, producer of "About Schmidt," an adaptation of Louis Begley's novel co-written by director…
It says an awful lot about Chris Cooper's performance in "Adaptation" that the veteran character actor is receiving as much attention as he is in a film that toplines Oscar winners Meryl Streep and…
Toni Collette might have just turned 30, but it seems she's brought a wealth of experience to bear during more than a decade of making movies, having received critical recognition dating back to her…
The recurring complaint from female thesps that they can't find any decent roles -- a malady as old as the days of Shakespeare and even Sophocles -- may well become a thing of the past.
The lead actress category of the Academy Awards may be the most heated battle in years, but if Nicole Kidman wins this horse race, it may just be by a nose.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%