Oscar has no category that's more out of touch with commercial and critical tastes than its music collections. While picture winners tend to perform well at the box office, it's rare that a song from…
Louis J. Horvitz will helm his sixth consecutive Oscar telecast.
Jessica Alba, Annette Bening, Michael Caine, Hugh Jackman and Damon Wayans are the latest stars to join the 59th annual Golden Globe Awards, to be telecast on NBC Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Tales abound of authors who feel their novels were butchered by Hollywood, and of faithful readers who fervently wish the adaptations had been more like the sources. But it doesn't always have to be…
"Holding Ruth, his cheek touching her breast, he shuddered with a sob that he kept silent in his heart.'' The final words of Andre Dubus' short story "Killings'' became a touchstone for…
The film genre that loomed largest among 2001's critically lauded features didn't even have a name during its original heyday.
The saying is usually an admonition: Those who don't study the past are doomed to repeat it. But in film, that can be a good thing; the last year in cinema has seen several notable films that mix the…
Eye on the Oscars: Directors & Cinematographers
If d.p. Oliver Stapleton's first collaboration with director Lasse Hallstrom on "The Cider House Rules" was characterized by the bucolic warmth of its settings, "The Shipping News" projected a…
Almost by the nature of their craft, cinematographers are expected to be flexible. It's not just a director's whims and intentions that they must be attuned to, but -- this is the ideal -- they…