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.
While the number of countries sending films for the foreign-language race has dropped to 81 from last year's record of 83, there are still plenty of goodies to choose from. Most films are from…
It's 3½ months until the Academy Awards, and the general campaign lament is "It's a weird year." In truth, every year is unpredictable, but 2015 seems weird because people expect it to follow…
Also: When will this branch go back to adventurous choices that don't mimic the best picture race?
Just in time for Halloween, a deep dive into the threads of the season.
LONDON — Berlin-based world sales company M-Appeal has picked up Slavek Horak’s “Home Care,” which is the Czech Republic's entry in the contest for the foreign-language film Oscar. The movie world…
As everyone struggles to name an early frontrunner in the Oscar race, don't sleep on this beloved indie.
Life, liberty and the pursuit of statuettes are among the inalienable rights of those who toil in Hollywood. But it wouldn't be entirely alien if certain other freedoms — to determine one's destiny…
Sending up a flare before these entries end up buried under the rubble of the season.