The Chicago Film Critics Assn. has named Disney/Pixar's "Wall-E" the best pic of 2008. In addition to top honors, the toon also picked up prizes for original screenplay (Andrew Stanton and Jim…
Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire" heads the field with six noms for the London Film Critics' Circle Awards, which take place Feb. 4 at London's Grosvenor House Hotel as a fund-raiser for the…
"Doubt" led the way with five nominations for the Screen Actors Guild awards with "Milk" and "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" taking three each.
That's Hollywood for you. One day, there's infighting at the Screen Actors Guild -- and the next, the org's patting itself on the back. • Gallery: TV nominees • Gallery: Film nominees
At Monday's Village preem for "Seven Pounds," Sony topper Amy Pascal called the film "emotional, with European pacing and sensibility" and said having Will Smith in a serious pic works fine with her.
Australia" boasts one of the more complicated and diverse soundtracks in recent memory. But will the Academy reward what director Baz Luhrmann calls "as musically layered a world as the film is…
Carter Burwell, virtual inhouse composer for Joel and Ethan Coen -- he's done 12 features for them since their 1984 debut with "Blood Simple" -- was unable to celebrate with them earlier this year…
John Powell, who has scored his share of animated features and action adventures alike, dispels the idea that composers can be painted into a box when it comes to surveying their resume.
For Spanish composer Alberto Iglesias, the challenge of scoring Steven Soderbergh's behemoth two-part epic, "Che," wasn't the pic's four-hour running time or its no-frills, docudrama tone, but…
Given his age, Nico Muhly has developed quite an impressive repertoire. The 27-year-old Columbia U. graduate and Juilliard-trained composer cut his teeth working side by side with Philip Glass on…
Director Gabriele Muccino was searching for a uniquely lonely sound for the score of Will Smith vehicle "Seven Pounds." He found it on his brother's iPod, which happened to contain a number of songs…