This year, the Oscar actor races are shaping up into a battle that pits newcomers versus veterans in terms of grabbing voters' attention. In one corner, there are Meryl Streep (64 years old and 18…
The Oscar nominations prove it's time to end an old conception about Academy voters: You can't call them "they" any more. Pundits always use the word when handicapping nominations or wins: "They…
Richard Gere, David Strathairn and Tamsin Greig have been added to the cast of Fox Searchlight's “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2,” which has started shooting in India. John Madden has returned to…
Judi Dench reflects on the journey of playing Philomena Lee in Stephen Frears' "Philomena."
Recent industry screenings of “Philomena” (which opens in the U.S. today) confirmed what we wrote after the film's late-August premiere in Venice: It's a strong awards candidate in all the major…
Although Judi Dench and Stephen Frears were missing in action at Wednesday night's Variety Screening Series showing of "Philomena," the two industry veterans were the primary focus of conversation…
The Weinstein Company has won its appeal on the MPAA's initial decision to give “Philomena” an R rating, which will be changed to PG-13. TWC had argued that the MPAA's ratings rule — that more than…
After posting a teaser video last week starring Judi Dench's M character from the James Bond films trying to get the MPAA to change the R rating for “Philomena,” Funny Or Die has unveiled the full…
The flow of "news stories" revolving around the awards season is already starting to pile up.
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