When Ruby Dee got the call from her agent about a role in "American Gangster," it jarred her memory.
Actress Tilda Swinton had never been in a Manhattan high-rise office building before stepping into the role of Karen Crowder, the "aggressively ambitious" in-house chief counsel for U/North, an…
"When you get an offer like that, it would be pure cowardice to turn it down."
Just being Jodie Foster -- one of the few to grow up in front of the camera and not be permanently scarred -- means she's always in contention, but "The Brave One" received mixed reviews that might…
In the film adaptation of Ian McEwan's rich, twisty novel "Atonement," the role of 13-year-old Briony -- an upper-class child whose overstimulated imagination translates a witnessed scene into…
Blonsky went from being a virtual no-name Long Island teen working dishing out ice cream scoops to a leading actress asked to carry -- and sing and dance -- her way through a major Hollywood musical…
Lars wasn't the only one attracted to a plastic beauty named Bianca. The living, breathing co-star of "Lars and the Real Girl," Emily Mortimer, swooned for the film's concept of a man who falls for a…
Two strong lead performance by a pair of Oscar winners and mostly positive reviews weren't enough to draw any sizeable audience to check out this introspective film by Danish director Susanne Bier.