Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences saw their first glimpse of Oscar's new math earlier this month when they opened their mailboxes and found the year's first official Academy…
Of the last four best picture winners, three ("Crash," "No Country for Old Men" and "Slumdog Millionaire") came from the specialty sector.
If helmer Duncan Jones has his way, Acad voters won't be able to ignore thesp Sam Rockwell's performance in "Moon."
Widening the Academy Awards field to 10 contenders for 2009 was hailed and criticized on various fronts, with some seeing the expanded roster as a crass, grade-inflating attempt to provide more…
Village Voice and GreenCine Daily critic Aaron Hillis confronts the conventional wisdom that 1939 was the last year deserving of 10 best picture nominees.
Oscar has new ringleaders in Adam Shankman and Bill Mechanic, who will produce the 82nd Academy Awards.
There are 65 countries in the running for the foreign-language Oscar this year, according to the list unveiled by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences this morning.
The Netherlands has swapped its film submission for the foreign language Oscar.
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has short-listed eight titles in the running for Oscar docu short noms.
Havana Marking's documentary "Afghan Star" is the British Academy of Film and Television Arts' surprise choice to represent the U.K. in Oscar's foreign-language film race.