At this time of year, all eyes are on the best-picture prizes; otherwise, the media devote most of their energy on the "money categories" — i.e. acting. (Writers and directors get a little attention…
There are 305 feature films eligible for the 2015 Academy Awards, a drop from last year but a jump from two years ago. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced the tally on Monday…
Songs from 'Fifty Shades of Grey,' 'Creed' and 'The Hunting Ground' make the cut.
Some awards watchers hope the Oscar race is coming into focus, now that nominations for SAG Awards and the Golden Globes have been announced. In truth, the focus may not arrive until the Feb. 28…
Not to be outdone by a presidential election that features Donald Trump as the Republican frontrunner, the 2015 Oscars race has devolved into the season of — to paraphrase Langston Hughes — many…
A lack of a single instance of overlap among the NBR, NYFCC and LAFCA proves nothing is settled just yet.
I worry about overpopulation. I worry about anyone who texts while driving. However, I do not worry whether studios are campaigning actors as lead or supporting. "Category fraud" is a harsh term to…
The Palm Springs International Film Festival will screen 40 of the 80 official submissions to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for best foreign language film. The 40 films will be…
How will the Academy register these two violent entries in the race?
This year's line-up is packed with intimate, personal storytelling.
A lot of great work is going to be left on the sidelines when all is said and done.