Grammy nominees Sting, Bjork and Bob Dylan are also in the running for a best song Oscar. Also nominated in the category are soundtrack mainstay Randy Newman and the trio of Jorge Calandrelli, Tan…
For the 12th year in a row, the Independent Feature Project will be the official U.S. representative for the Cannes Film Festival's Directors Fortnight section.
In this split-rights world we live in, whose Oscar nominations are they, anyway? No matter how you slice it, Sony Pictures Classics is justly proud with 13 Oscar noms -- 10 for "Crouching Tiger…
If Cannes topper Gilles Jacob picked horses instead of films, he'd have to spend most of his time counting his winnings: The top two films plus 11 of the 18 runners-up in a new French movie poll…
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Thesp Ben Stiller has been tapped to present at the 73rd Academy Awards in his first such Oscar appearance.
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…
"Traffic" producer Ed Zwick was awakened by Russell Schwartz from USA Films with the nomination news, which gave him a jump on making his kids' school lunches. Reflecting on "Traffic's" five nods, he…
Academy Award winner Angelina Jolie will make her first presenter appearance during this year's March 25 Oscar telecast.
Norwegian actress and director Liv Ullmann will head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival, replacing Jodie Foster who pulled out earlier this month, organizers said on Sunday.
Academy Award winner Nicolas Cage will make his sixth appearance as a presenter on this year’s March 25 Oscar telecast. Thesp, who nabbed a statuette in 1995 for “Leaving Las Vegas,” will next be…