The London Film Critics' Circle refused to play into the hands of Oscar prognosticators, handing its top prize to "Being John Malkovich," along with kudos for director Spike Jonze and screenwriter…
Oscar recognition gilded the B.O. of several nominated pics that saw broader expansions. Sony Classics' "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" added 450 theaters for a total of 1,651 engagements after…
BAFTA has always liked to honor its own. But the time is long gone when that meant scouring the nether regions of supporting cast and second unit lists for suitable Brit talent to bestow awards upon.
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts is making its bid for the big time by moving its movie awards right into the heart of Oscar season. Rather than taking place two weeks after the Oscars…
The Directors Guild of America has tapped two-time Academy Award winner and former DGA prexy Robert Wise as recipient of the DGA Presidents Award.
A day after Belgium's "Everybody Famous" received a foreign-language film Oscar nom, Mercure Distribution has closed a string of deals on the Dominic Deruddere-helmed pic.
An Oscar nomination for "Divided We Fall" came as sweet revenge for Czech filmmaker Jan Hrebejk. Last year's big local success, "Cozy Dens," was overlooked by the Czech film community for an Oscar…
For many showbizzers, the road to Oscar is the Boulevard of Broken Dreams. Every year, there is speculation about Oscar "snubs." But somebody had to come in sixth place -- especially in the wide-open…
Whimsical "Chocolat" is among pics best-positioned for serious box office bounce as a result of sweet Oscar nom news, and Miramax plans an aggressive expansion of the Juliette Binoche-Johnny Depp…
Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences were in a fightin' mood as two combat films, "Gladiator" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," paced the race for the 73rd annual Oscars, with…
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