Amy Adams has gone from pugilists to puppets. After getting the good news about her supporting actress nom for "The Fighter," the thesp went to work on Disney's Muppet feature.
The process of bringing "Winter's Bone" to the screen was almost as difficult as the struggles endured by the family at the center of the film.
For "How to Train Your Dragon" composer John Powell, toons have a built-in advantage when it comes to writing the score.
Jennifer Lawrence was primed to go back to bed after the getting the good news of her first Oscar nom, for "Winter's Bone."
Melissa Leo couldn't have asked for a better showcase than her role as the overbearing mother in "The Fighter," which earned her a supporting actress nom.
Paul Franklin, VFX supervisor for "Inception," says bringing helmer Christopher Nolan's mindbending dreamscape to life was integral to constructing the film's narrative. "The big difference was that…
"How to Train Your Dragon" was a risky project for DreamWorks Animation in that it was a departure from the studio's traditional toon comedies with a story that hinged on a father-son relationship.
Helmer Susanne Bier was hopeful that Denmark's entry "In a Better World" would travel well with Oscar's foreign-lingo pic voters because drama revolving around two Danish families turns on universal…
Darren Aronofsky is gratified that auds and awards voters have grasped -- and gasped at -- his intent with "Black Swan," which raked in five bids including best pic and directing.
While Nine Inch Nails rocker Trent Reznor had never scored a film before "The Social Network," it didn't take much more than a call from helmer David Fincher to convince him to get on board.
"Gasland" helmer Josh Fox hopes the Oscar docu nom will bring awareness not only to his pic but to the issue of dangerous hydraulic drilling practices for natural gas in America's heartland.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions