The Academy's history of ignoring significant African-American cinema simply can't be redressed with one movie, but Kasi Lemmon's "Eve's Bayou'' provides a strong chance for a start in the right…
Conventional-wisdom says that the Academy simply won't allow 1996 to repeat itself in 1997, and permit last year's Oscar dominance by indie and foreign films.
Hollywood was still reeling Monday over the terrifying $39.2 million opening of Miramax/Dimension's "Scream 2," which exceeded most industry expectations by more than 35%.
While most critics are quick to cast stones at Celine Dion's schmaltzy repertoire and over-the-top readings, the music industry is grateful she existed in 1997.
Hong Kong movies carried off the top prizes at Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards ceremony this year, taking 14 out of 22 nods.
Only Billy Wilder has been more Oscar-nomination friendly in the top six categories than Woody Allen. The crusty old master has garnered 21 total nominations to the Woodman's 19 --- one as an actor…
The film will inevitably be compared to Martin Scorsese's similarly themed "Kundun" --- in virtually every category including best director, where "Tibet's" Jean-Jacques Annaud is at a disadvantage…
NBC is consolidating its TV network research unit, combining previously separate departments to handle news, sports and affiliate research functions.
Attorneys Pierce O'Donnell, of O'Donnell & Shaeffer and Bert Fields of Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger have become as well known as the clients they represent.
Natalie Vinet has been appointed head of Accolade Releasing, the worldwide TV distribution arm of Paragon Entertainment.
They're not likely to grab the post-nomination headlines, but a handful of films may grab a few Oscars along the way ---with luck, good timing, and the Academy's continued attention span.