Oscar are like time capsules, giving an insight into what people were thinking at the moment. It's hard to imagine "Cimarron," "The Greatest Show on Earth" or "Gigi" even being greenlit today, but…
OH, YES, they say the talk of the coming Academy Awards will be the short introductory documentary, being made by Bennett Miller of "Capote" fame. This one will include glimpses of about 100 people…
Holdover comedy "Paul Blart: Mall Cop" repeated at No. 1 at the weekend box office in a narrow upset over new entry "Underworld: Rise of the Lycans." The news would have been good either way for…
With a backstory that provided more drama than the average WWII movie, "The Reader" not long ago seemed destined to be remembered more for its troubled production than for any awards season accolades.
Among the notable and unusual achievements in this year's crop.
Complete list of nominated films “Australia,” a 20th Century Fox/Bazmark Film 2 Pty Ltd Production (20th Century Fox) (1 nomination) Costume design “The Baader Meinhof Complex,” a…
Films with multiple nominations Picture Distribution Company Nominations “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” Paramount and Warner Bros. 13 “Slumdog Millionaire” Fox Searchlight…
With Oscar nominations out, the race now moves to the multiplex as a crowded pack of specialty films try to use best picture nominations to fill theater seats.
As in any year, the omissions were almost as interesting as the contenders, and this year there's a stellar list of no-shows, including Christopher Nolan, Clint Eastwood, Bruce Springsteen, Miley…
At the time, I thought the film was going straight to DVD. From that to this is kind of unimaginable, really. -- Simon Beaufoy, adapted screenplay, "Slumdog Millionaire"
In the race for the 81st Academy Awards, "Button" sewed up 13 noms -- only the ninth film to ever score that many.