Three somber dramas -- about war and death, immigrant outsiders and emotional outcasts -- dominate nominations for the 2002 David di Donatellos, Italy's most important film awards, to be presented…
Two of Mexico's best-performing pics of 2001 are snubbing local film kudofest the Ariels in protest at being passed over for Oscar consideration.
Actors Nathan Lane and Hugh Jackman are skedded as presenters for Sunday's 74th Academy Awards telecast.
By now, you'd have to be new to the rites of Hollywood, or at least someone whose entertainment aspirations are geared no higher than a place at the Slamdunk Film Festival, to be surprised at the…
Hollywood's pre-Oscar Final Four -- the quartet of guild award shows the first two weekends of March -- confirmed one of the main themes of this year's race: Expect the unexpected.
As the awards season draws to a close, the March 24 Oscarcast offers something that hasn't been seen in a long time: genuine suspense.
No race better exemplifies this year's wide-open Oscar field more than the one for director. None of the five nominees -- Robert Altman, Ron Howard, Peter Jackson, David Lynch and Ridley Scott -- has…
The electioneering over the foreign language film Oscar continues. In a letter dated March 11, Miramax exec VP of worldwide publicity Amanda Lundberg proposes that all the distribs of the…
It seems Hollywood prefers the foreplay to the cigarette afterward: most of the studios' Academy Award parties will be held beforehand. This is the second year the studios have opted for pre-Oscar…
Academy Award nominee Halle Berry and past winner Helen Hunt are skedded to present at the 74th Academy Awards. Kudocast will be held Sunday at the Kodak Theatre.