Boxing pics have long resonated for Oscar, and now it's time to see if mixed martial arts will fare as well.
Awards speculation is a given when two-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep is front and center of a prestige project.
The "Juno" tag team of Diablo Cody and Jason Reitman reunite for "Young Adult," and the duo's reteaming automatically demands attention.
Michel Hazanavicius's graceful, witty and emotional throwback to silent films, set in Hollywood in the late 1920s and itself dialogue-less, was a sensation at Cannes this year, winning star Jean…
As head of the FBI for nearly four decades, J. Edgar Hoover knew the secrets of some of the country's most powerful men, but fiercely guarded his own.
The surest route to a visual-effects Oscar is to show the Academy something it's never seen before, whether it's Brad Pitt transformed into a wizened child in "Benjamin Button" or a completely…
Much like Kristen Wiig's protagonist in Paul Feig's blockbuster, the odds on "Bridesmaids" making it to the stage on the big night seem kinda iffy.
Arguably one of the most worshipful biopics about an actor to date, "My Week With Marilyn" recalls the period in Marilyn Monroe's career when she filmed "The Prince and the Showgirl" at Pinewood…
This year's documentary Oscar race just got bigger. With a rule change that allows films to qualify over a 16-month period (Sept. 1, 2010, to Dec. 31, 2011, instead of just September to August)…
Anyone who's had a child can relate to the central situation of Yasmina Reza's "God of Carnage," in which a playground tiff ends in a bloodied mouth and a parental conference to sort out the…
Before "Martha Marcy May Marlene" debuted at Sundance, its chief talking point was that annoyingly alliterative title.