"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" has captured many hearts and soared into the commercial treetops during its jaunt around the world. But the film's four Oscar wins Sunday earned it a special place in…
Oscar this year took a Roman holiday, as "Gladiator" nabbed five Academy Awards, including best picture. But the film has the dubious distinction of winning the top prize without a screenplay or…
With most of the studios having their Academy Award parties on Saturday, it was a case of, in Shakespeare's words, "We few, we happy few, we band of brothers" who gathered early to dine and watch the…
Newcomers reigned: Of the 31 individuals who took home competitive Oscars, 19 were first-time nominees.
New Yorkers gathered at various spots Sunday night to watch Oscar on TV together. On the Upper East Side, Elaine's welcomed the seventh annual Entertainment Weekly Oscar-viewing party, where a range…
Standing on the sidewalk on Jefferson Boulevard before the Shrine Auditorium, a hundred black limousines, along with the odd albino, disgorged both the famous and the well-connected to the sporadic…
Though the marine layer remained thick on the nearby Santa Monica Beach, the cloudy weather did nothing to dampen Saturday's Independent Spirit Awards.
The latest: "Gladiator" is named Best Picture. Visit our Academy Central section for photos of arrivals and more information on the winners, nominees, critic picks, Variety reviews, and a historical…
MGM's lovable-grifters laffer "Heartbreakers" conned its way into the affections of Oscar-weekend auds with an estimated $12.3 million over three days.
Peter Bart: The Backlot
Both Mega Channel and Antenna will be in Cannes to snap up features films, hour dramas and a few sitcoms.