Sixteen toons submitted but the branch has yet to rule on whether they all qualify. Given the category's rules, if just one falls out, the category shrinks to three nominees. The 15 entries below…
In 1978, as he stood at the podium to present the Oscar for directing, Francis Ford Coppola took a moment to talk to the incipient digital age and the "communications revolution" that was about to…
In the boutique world of film preservation, less associated with the glamour of Hollywood than with cold vaults and tedious research, Kevin Brownlow is an immense star.
His portraits have run the gamut from Latin American dictators to Cambodian warlords, but the Brooklyn boy has always maintained his affinity for the types of his old neighborhood.
Jean-Luc Godard never courted Hollywood. Fittingly, at the height of his international renown, he ignored the siren's call by turning down a chance to direct Warren Beatty in "Bonnie and Clyde."
It's only logical that a year after Martin Scorsese received the Cecil B. DeMille Award from the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., Robert De Niro would be next in line.
Way up on the Manhattan Bridge, during a scene for "Blue Valentine" that was shooting last year, Ryan Gosling's character was trying to get Michelle Williams' character to tell him a secret.
The transcendent experience, that illuminating moment of tearful redemption, is as much a moviedom cliché as the swelling violins that often accompany it.
Leading up to the October opening of "The Social Network," screenwriter Aaron Sorkin crisscrossed the country, screening the film for college students and answering questions afterward. And, without…
Oscar has forgiven Roman Polanski before. But after his high-profile transnational court fight this year, will the Academy be as receptive to Polanski's latest effort?
The complete list of nominations: “Bal” (Honey); Turkey, Germany; directed by Semih Kaplanoglu; produced by Semih Kaplanoglu & Johannes Rexin “Des hommes et des dieux” (Of Gods and Men); France…