With Oscar ballots due Feb. 28, the furor over some nominees is intensifying. But "Paradise Now" director Hany Abu-Assad is determined to not argue with those petitioning the Academy to revoke the…
Nicole Kidman, Will Smith and Steve Carell have been added as presenters for the 78th annual Academy Awards.
In the current age of the arty hoax -- following the lit scandals of J.T. LeRoy and James Frey -- the latest project to come under scrutiny is the upcoming amnesia docu "Unknown White Male," which…
Indie distrib Magnolia Pictures is teaming with Britshorts' Shorts Intl. unit to release in cinemas this year's Oscar-nominated short films -- both live action and animated -- in advance of Oscar…
The wire services this week have been abuzz with stories that Israeli delegates have asked Oscar to stop calling "Paradise Now" a film from Palestine and re-label it as being from the Palestinian…
The 79th Annual Academy Awards luncheon brought the nominees out in droves to the Beverly Hills Hilton. This stop in the Oscar race that has been a staple in H'wood for 25 years and it gives the noms…
Two Oscar campaigns currently rage: one to win, the other for tickets to see who wins. Every year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences allots tickets to major studios, to nominees and to…
More than 100 Oscar nominees are set to attend the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' 25th annual nominees' luncheon today at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Producer Bob Yari's going to have to stay on the sidelines for the rest of the awards season. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has turned down Yari's appeal of the Producers Guild of…
An Oscar nomination can be the gift that keeps on giving. Five months after it first hit stores, DVD sales for Lionsgate's "Crash" jumped 150% last week after the film scored six noms, including…
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%