Acclaimed filmmakers boldly step back into spotlight after toiling for years in development hell
The ultimate value of Pi. A unified field theory. The recipe for Coca-Cola. They're all kid's stuff compared to what Hollywood looks for around this time each year: An equation that arrives at Best…
In transition from stage to screen, many filmmakers aim for the 'grand gesture'
A new face has been added to the 84th Academy Awards telecast, according to producers Brett Ratner and Don Mischer. Melissa Watkins Trueblood, who has also worked on the Golden Globe and Primetime…
Going into this year's Oscar race, a series of rule changes made by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences could significantly alter how many categories pan out.
Christopher Hampton began writing "A Dangerous Method" in 1997 for 20th Century Fox as a vehicle for Julia Roberts to play Sabina Spielrein, the Russian woman who came between Sigmund Freud and Carl…
And the Academy Award for best picture goes to a "festival film."
Org draws tighter restrictions on campaign tactics
When writer Jeremy Larner won his Oscar for penning "The Candidate" in 1973, it was long before campaigning and handicapping had become such an intrinsic part of the race. Oscars were important to a…
Some 63 countries, including first-time entrant New Zealand, have submitted films for consideration in the foreign language film category for the 84th Academy Awards, which will be held Feb. 26 at…
The U.K. has selected "Patagonia" by Welsh director Marc Evans as its submission for the foreign-language Oscar.
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