This year, Nicolas Cage has managed to do the near impossible by turning in not one, but two impeccable performances in the same movie: the hyperneurotic writer Charlie Kaufman and his goofily…
Despite memorable performances in films such as "Field of Dreams," "GoodFellas" and "Something Wild," Ray Liotta has never found himself on Oscar's shortlist.
As Dennis Quaid ran onto the field at an actual Texas Rangers game to film a scene in "The Rookie" -- in which his real-life character, Jim Morris, makes his Major League debut -- he was…
A good rule of thumb in gauging Paul Newman's performances in films is not to ask Paul Newman; he wouldn't know. "I get depressed at my own performances," Newman says. "So I stay away from them."
When director Adrian Lyne needed a star who could handle the complex role of a happily married suburban wife and mother who tumbles into a heady affair with a younger man, he went to Diane Lane, not…
As a little girl, I dreamed I would be in movies and musicals," says Catherine Zeta-Jones. "I was devastated by the idea that I had been born in the wrong era of filmmaking."
"The Quiet American" might still be languishing on the shelf if Michael Caine hadn't personally lobbied Miramax chief Harvey Weinstein on the film's Oscar potential.
Academy Awards telecast producer Gil Cates has reupped Danette Herman as executive in charge of talent for the forthcoming 75th Oscarcast, to be held March 23.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will bestow 13 scientific and technical achievement nods -- including three Oscar statuettes -- at the Sci-Tech Academy Awards, skedded for March 1 at…
The Screen Actors Guild Awards has sent out ballots with more than 1,400 potential nominees for performances during 2002 in five film and eight TV categories.
Disney's summer hit "Lilo & Stitch" topped competing toons with 10 Annie Award nominations from ASIFA-Hollywood, the Intl. Animated Film Society.