The strengths of the following 35 features are too rich and rewarding to summarize adequately in the space provided. But needless to say, each and every one of them has generated considerable buzz…
An indie film scene that barely registered a pulse all year finally showed flickers of life last weekend. “Spotlight,” a hard-hitting drama about the Boston Globe’s investigation of the Catholic…
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…
Chris Rock is in serious talks to host the 88th Academy Awards, Variety has learned, with an official announcement expected shortly. A spokesman for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences…
From flawed tech pioneers to embattled immigrant doctors, this year's best actor Oscar race is a fascinating study of heroism in all of its nuances.
As usual, this year's makeup Oscar race features a wide array of character transformations, period detail and genre manifestations.
Veterans of the makeup and hairstyling trades will duke it out for career prizes, it was announced Monday.
Last weekend "Inside Out" moved up a notch to #3 on the year's domestic chart. It's poised to be the highest grossing best picture nominee.
LONDON — Poland and Denmark have selected their entries to contest in the foreign-language film category of the Oscars. Jerzy Skolimowski's "11 Minutes" is the Polish champion, while Denmark has…
Hassan Nazer's "Utopia" will represent Afghanistan in the foreign-language film category at the 88th Academy Awards.
Thailand has named gay drama "How To Win At Checkers (Every Time)" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race.