20th Century Fox has signed a first-look deal with Steve Zaillian and Garrett Basch's Film Rites banner.
Following on his win seven years ago with the comedy-drama "Sideways," Alexander Payne has landed another Academy Award for adapted screenplay, for "The Descendants."
Eight of the town's top writers -- all nommed for Writers Guild of America screenwriting awards -- didn't sugar-coat the agony of successful scripting at a panel Thursday night.
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Complete list of 84th Annual Academy Award nominations, announced Tuesday:
FILM MOTION PICTURE, DRAMA“The Descendants”“The Help”“Hugo”“The Ides of March”“Moneyball”“War Horse” MOTION PICTURE, COMEDY OR MUSICAL“50/50”WINNER: “The Artist”“Bridesmaids”“Midnight in Paris”“My…
The Broadcast Film Critics Assn. spread the trophy wealth at the 17th annual Critics Choice Movie Awards, but making sure to bestow honors on familiar names in awards season like "The Help," "The…
Leaning heavily toward laffers, Hollywood writers have tapped scripts for "50/50," "Bridesmaids," "Midnight in Paris," "Win Win" and "Young Adult" for the Writers Guild of America's original…
"The Artist" is painting itself quite an awards-season picture indeed, as The Weinstein Co. pic led all Golden Globe nominations with six, padding an already robust kudos tally for the silent…
A pair of homages to moviemaking -- "Hugo" and "The Artist" -- lead the nominations in the Broadcast Film Critics Association's 17th annual Critics Choice Awards with 11 nominations each. Winners…
The prospect of "Moneyball" earning a best picture nom but falling short of the Oscar would be poetic, a case of life imitating art imitating life.
Throwing the conventional sports-movie formula a curve, "Moneyball" offers an uncannily sharp, penetrating look at how Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane helped reinvent baseball.