Roles in the smaller pictures don't always have the breakout potential of something that shouts off the screen, but voters aren't immune to introspective, either.
Fifteen feels like a well-rounded number, and that's exactly how many Oscar nominations Meryl Streep will have earned if she's tapped for her role in "Doubt."
Of all the major Oscar categories, perhaps none are more accommodating to dark horses than the screenplay. As the category that once crowned Billy Bob Thornton a better writer than Arthur Miller…
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A look at the Academy Award's top honor over the past decade pretty much annihilates any notion of a best-picture template.
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To help whittle down the overflow of acting-award contenders, voters often look for a reason not to nominate someone. What follows is a peek at some award-worthy thesps who have to overcome…
Newcomers have a tough task breaking into the old boys' club of lead acting Oscar nominations. This year's contenders include two of last year's finalists, George Clooney ("Burn After Reading") and…
Multihyphenate Wil Shriner will host the third annual Hollywood Post Alliance Awards.
Dakota Fanning will collect the Rising Star Award at the 20th annual Palm Springs Film Festival.
Josh Brolin and Kristin Scott Thomas will receive Hollywood actor and actress of the year honors from the Hollywood Film Festival, while Dustin Hoffman draws the career achievement honor.