Lisa Cholodenko, who plumbed the depths of L.A.'s burned-out rock 'n' roll milieu in "Laurel Canyon," returns to the City of Angels' bohemian enclaves for "The Kids Are All Right," about lesbian…
If this year's crop of acclaimed animated features have a distinctly 3D-CG edge, such as Pixar/Disney's "Toy Story 3" and Dreamworks' "How to Train Your Dragon," a peek beneath the surface reveals…
A Mike Leigh film is created via long, improvisational rehearsals during which story and dialogue are created; as such, they're sui generis.
For director Darren Aronofsky, "Black Swan" is immensely personal. It begins with a sister who underwent rigorous ballet training, follows him through film school and a meeting with Natalie Portman.
Debra Granik once again examines the destructive effects of drug abuse in "Winter's Bone."
Christopher Nolan has never been psychoanalyzed. "Only by film critics," the director laughed.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has set the 10 contenders for Oscar animated shorts nominations and the 10 contenders for live-action short noms.
The outlook is getting sunnier for "Winter's Bone," as the bleak drama scored seven Spirit Award nominations on the heels of winning the top trophies at the Gotham Awards.
James Franco and Anne Hathaway have been tapped to co-host the Feb. 27 Academy Awards.
"As Frank Quinn, the crafty and oleaginous salesman turned opportunistic funeral director, Mr. Murray is again effortless in his ability to convey a series of complex emotional turns in a performance…
"It's useless to comment on anything Hilary does. I've never seen her make a wrong move. From 'Boys Don't Cry' on, she has stunned me with each different character she plays. She carries the banner…