The 30th annual AFI Fest will be held Nov. 10 to 17, promising to again be a launch pad/showcase for awards hopefuls, as well as an assembly of international films for movie lovers. Starting Tuesday…
The Big Short
“The Big Short,” a darkly comic look at the 2008 financial meltdown, won the Academy Award for best adapted screenplay for Charles Randolph and Adam McKay — who blasted banks and big oil in his…
Our critics break down all eight best picture nominees, and agree that one towers above the rest.
"The Big Short" and "Show Me a Hero" took home this year's USC Libraries Scripter Awards for adapted screenplays.
Adam McKay, the writer-director of such classics as "Anchorman" and "Step Brothers" and co-founder of Funny or Die finds himself a dual Oscar nominee for co-writing and directing "The Big Short."…
Industry's top guilds have been split three different ways only four times. How will the "Big Short"/"Revenant"/"Spotlight" race conclude?
The best editors are masters of pacing. They can sweep the audience up into an action film with dramatic, bold cuts or gently usher us through more subtle moments with an invisible hand. Regardless…
From the Pope and the Vatican to D.C. movers and shakers, this year's Oscar players make their best pitch for relevance.
The five directors contending for the top award at the Directors Guild of America stressed the uncertainties of their craft at Saturday morning’s annual “Meet the Nominees” panel at the DGA Theater.…
After Adam McKay's housing crisis dramedy "The Big Short" claimed this year's Producers Guild prize Jan. 23, Team "Spotlight" needed to bounce back. It did just that at the Screen Actors Guild Awards…
Continuing their awards momentum, "Mad Max: Fury Road," "The Big Short" (pictured) and "Inside Out" took top prizes at the American Cinema Editors’ Eddie Awards on Friday night at the Beverly Hilton…