The original screenplay category pits such first-time scripters as "Bridge of Spies" scribe Matt Charman and "Trainwreck's" Amy Schumer against proven auteurs David O. Russell and Paolo Sorrentino.
This year, the original screenplay category scorches. "Birdman," "Foxcatcher," "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and dark horse "Nightcrawler" share a focus on people or societies on the brink of doom. See…
Dark Horse Comics will release an eight-issue mini-series based on George Lucas’ original vision of “Star Wars,” each month starting in September that runs through April 2014. The plot is based on a…
The Writers Guild of America has remained rigorous on qualifying screenplays for its awards with more than a dozen notable exclusions this year including Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" and…
With "The Descendants" and "Midnight in Paris" drawing WGA wins, awards season has entered the final stretch, with the Independent Spirit Awards this Saturday and the Oscars on Sunday.
NBR winner for original screenplay seems like "Dirty Harry Gets Old" but turns out to have a soft center after all. Its aged blue-collar protagonist, urban Asian supporting cast and Detroit setting…