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.
Hungarian cinematographer Matyas Erdely put himself on the movie map this year with two movies filmed 4,000 miles apart. The first, Josh Mond's "James White," stars Christopher Abbott as a troubled…
From Liberia to Bolivia to Pakistan and back, this globetrotting assortment packs a heavy punch.
Though Oscar season has yet to reach its peak, there’s already a few clear frontrunners in the best actress race. Brie Larson’s heartwrenching performance as Ma in “Room” races in front of the pack…
From now until Oscar ballots come due, there will be screenings. Oh, will there be screenings. Screenings in grand theaters with stiff-backed chairs. Screenings in cushy seats and quiet, cozy lairs…
Oscar season is in high gear, with Q&A sessions, cocktail receptions and industry schmooze-athons. First-time acting contenders are always in demand, but the hoopla can be overwhelming. So here are…
Few performances in this year's supporting actor race pack this kind of emotional punch.