Oh, sure, it's been called middlebow. And yes, critics -- mostly male -- strained to recognize the film's strengths. But soph helmer-scribe Tate Taylor treated the beloved bestselling material with…
The name's Smiley, George Smiley -- and he's the opposite of 007 in nearly every way.
The guardians of Harry Potter's onscreen legacy have exhibited a remarkable consistency through the eight pics in the series.
Though the awards buzz around this adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer's post-9/11 urban odyssey has been extremely loud, Warner Bros. is playing its cards incredibly close: Media will likely see it…
If this year's newly elastic best-picture race allows a summer blockbuster to slip in, Paramount's alien-invasion thriller "Super 8" could well be the prime beneficiary.
With its suspenseful, violent and downright creepy tale of a crusading and a messed-up but brilliant hacker as an odd couple who team up to investigate a disappearance.
Even as Oscar enthusiasts turn their attention to the best picture category this year, wondering how many contenders nomination day will bring, a similarly suspense is building in the toon race.
The prospect of "Moneyball" earning a best picture nom but falling short of the Oscar would be poetic, a case of life imitating art imitating life.
Don't let the flowered shirts and soft Hawaiian breeze fool you: "The Descendants" will receive a hard-core kudos push from Fox Searchlight.
Terrence Malick is one of a handful of American filmmakers with an unmistakable auteurial stamp: whispery, internal voice-over monologues meld with seemingly random, if exquisite, shots of nature to…