When Paramount's "Nebraska" bowed in Cannes, the reaction was positive, but a little muted; most of the attention was on the performance of Bruce Dern (who went on to win the prize for best actor).
Sony Pictures Classics has confirmed that “Foxcatcher,” directed by Bennett Miller, will be released next year, bowing out of the awards race. A statement said “SPC supports the decision of the…
The 38th Toronto Film Festival wraps Sunday, boasting screenings of plentiful awards contenders, including the addition of at least three pics to the mix: “August: Osage County,” “Dallas Buyers Club”…
The 40th edition of the Telluride Film Festival has provided solid awards-season launches for "12 Years a Slave" and "Prisoners" — both last-minute additions to the lineup as "sneak" screenings. “12…
Four days ago, the 2013 Oscar race was mostly a matter of crossed fingers and speculation, but things have quickly shifted into high gear. The Venice Film Fest has served up two home runs in its…
Behind-the-scenes campaigning is under way to select your successor as Academy president, Hawk, so this is the moment to do some last-minute pushing and prodding.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has unveiled seven finalists for the makeup and hairstyling Oscar, with the official nominees to be unveiled Jan. 10.
If it's hard to be completely satisfied with the Oscars' foreign-language category, it's harder still, say the new leaders of the foreign-lingo committee, to come up with a better alternative.
Hoping to land the next "Lost" and not "Lone Star," TV buyers from around the globe have descended to the center of showbiz for the L.A. Screenings.