War is hell for 100 continuous minutes of screen time in "Black Hawk Down," a relentless immersion in combat strikingly realized but none too pleasurable to sit through. Pic is based on journalist…
A middling Tom Cruise vehicle as far as the general public is concerned, "Vanilla Sky" will surprise buffs for being a virtual scene-by-scene remake of the 1997 Spanish feature "Open Your Eyes" (Abre…
Oscar tends to give most of his attention to big films, but the best pic noms in recent years by "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," "The Full Monty" and "Secrets & Lies" indicate there may be…
As a critics organization in a company town, the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. has held a unique position. More than a mere covey of journalists that bestows annual honors on cinema's finest, LAFCA…
When in doubt, bring in the big guns. Writer-director Eva Gardos knew she didn't have a prayer of getting award voters to focus on her movie "An American Rhapsody" unless she did something dramatic…
If the Christmas movie season needed an explosive kickoff, it got one with Wednesday's "Ocean's Eleven" preem at the Village and Bruin theaters.
The National Board of Review has singled out Fox's "Moulin Rouge" as best picture of 2001. The honors are the first in the award season, which culminates with the Academy Awards on March 24.
A triumph on the casting side but less so dramatically, Richard Eyre's "Iris" fails to do full justice to its subject, the late British novelist Iris Murdoch (1919-99), as it shuttles back and forth…
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A list of Golden Globes Trivia from years past.
The comedy-musical category offers films a better chance of a best pic nom than the more selective Oscars.