The Dec. 17 release date for "The Fighter" snuck it in for Oscar noms, with a punch -- the film was quickly hammered with praise for its cast.
While the Oscars often reflect how much the film industry has struggled to create plum lead roles for women, this year's lead actress race -- whether a mirage or a sign of things to come -- had…
Two upstarts join three vets in this year's lead actor race, and one of those rookies could be the main challenger to the thesp many consider the heir apparent to the Oscar throne.
Amonth ago, the helmer race seemed like a done deal. Today, a substantial question mark looms over the category.
Mary Helen Bowers credits the details of "Black Swan" for making it as true as possible to the life of a soloist in the competitive New York City ballet world.
Now that the Oscar race for best picture is a 10-deep scenario, securing a spot in the nominees' circle is less about clawing one's way there than keeping a spotlight on the qualities that initially…
In "Dinner for Schmucks," the mice steal the show.
This year's contenders offer a gallery of characters in dire need of emotional rescue.
The woman whose work greatly influenced the dream world of Christopher Nolan's "Inception" is art researcher Dominique Arcadio, who had the task of hunting and gathering thousands of images of…
County crooners, pop stars, Pixar tune gurus and sweet singers compete for Oscar gold.