In "Defiance," the Bielski brothers fight the Nazis from the Belarusian forests. Helmer Edward Zwick wanted the forest to be a central character in the film, since it's of paramount importance to the…
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Regency aristocrat Georgiana Cavendish, subject of Saul Dibb's period drama "The Duchess," is widely recognized as one of the first true influencers of fashion, her giant plumed wigs and sprayed-on…
"Finding a happy middle ground was probably one of the most difficult things," says star Frank Langella's makeup artist, David Anderson.
Having won an Oscar for their work on "Pan's Labyrinth," professional partners David Marti and Montse Ribe had more time and money for "Hellboy II." They also had more collaborators and less work to…
Makeup artist Jacqueline Fowler has assembled a variety of nicks and cuts over the years -- a collection of ready-made prosthetics that add small, vital touches to an actor's appearance.
Finding inspiration is never a problem for costume designer Sandy Powell, who has worked on such sartorially demanding projects as "The Aviator" and "Gangs of New York." With "The Other Boleyn Girl,"…
Set in the Manhattan advertising world and Connecticut suburbs of the mid-1950s, even a synopsis for "Revolutionary Road" evokes iconic, nostalgic images of quaint Americana.
After 20 years of collaborating with Oliver Stone on such films as "JFK" and "Born on the Fourth of July," production designer Derek Hill knows what the director wants.
Disney-Pixar's Ed Catmull has been tapped to receive the Gordon E. Sawyer Oscar for technical contributions to the industry.
Several 2008 movies -- "Milk," "Gran Torino," "Slumdog Millionaire" and "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" among them -- deliver big messages of social justice, and deliver them in highly…
Ron Howard approached "Frost/Nixon" a bit like a documentary. The way in which he told the story made me feel that I was getting an insider's look at what really happened to allow David Frost to pull…