Awards

  • Film

Traffic

By

"Traffic" represents the second film released in 2000 for director Steven Soderbergh, who is fast becoming one of the most prolific A-list filmmakers working in the United States. It is also markedly…

  • Film

Gladiator

By

Summer blockbusters aren't usually frontrunners for critical hardware, but DreamWorks' "Gladiator," which has collected $187 million since its May bow, has maximus heat behind it.

  • Film

Wonder Boys

By

The Lazarus of Hollywood movies in 2000, "Wonder Boys" has been revived in an act of good faith by Paramount, and as a stroke of sustaining good working relations between the studio and director…

  • Film

O Brother, Where Art Thou

By

After a holiday in the sun with "The Big Lebowski," the Oscar-winning Coen Brothers return to joking yokels with "O Brother, Where Art Thou?," a period piece based on "The Odyssey" and set in the…

  • Film

Thirteen Days

By

Hollywood has never shied away from delving into presidential politics. The 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, in which nearly America and the Soviet Union played a nuclear game of chicken, provides the kind…

  • Film

Documentaries

By

Oscar's feature documentary category traditionally honors those pics in which the filmmaker's vision truly makes it to the screen with serious matters predominating. This year, docu feature…

  • Film

You Can Count on Me

By

A gentle movie with a big emotional payoff, Kenneth Lonergan's "You Can Count on Me" could be considered a throwback to Oscar's favorites of years past such as "Secrets and Lies," "Tender Mercies"…

  • Film

Billy Elliot

By

Ever since Stephen Daldry's film about a young boy who dreams of being a ballet dancer bowed in October, industry watchers have been talking about the film's Oscar chances. The Working Title pic set…

  • Film

Dancer in the Dark

By

Leave it to the French to stir things up. Last May, in another one of their audacious moves, the jury at Cannes embraced "Dancer in the Dark" director Lars von Trier and his volatile star Bjork by…

  1. 1
  2. 1,739
  3. 1,740
  4. 1,741
  5. 1,742
  6. 1,743
  7. 1,749

Marketplace