Don't let the flowered shirts and soft Hawaiian breeze fool you: "The Descendants" will receive a hard-core kudos push from Fox Searchlight.
The Contenders 2011
Oh, sure, it's been called middlebow. And yes, critics -- mostly male -- strained to recognize the film's strengths. But soph helmer-scribe Tate Taylor treated the beloved bestselling material with…
As head of the FBI for nearly four decades, J. Edgar Hoover knew the secrets of some of the country's most powerful men, but fiercely guarded his own.
Arguably one of the most worshipful biopics about an actor to date, "My Week With Marilyn" recalls the period in Marilyn Monroe's career when she filmed "The Prince and the Showgirl" at Pinewood…
Despite Woody Allen's insoluble association with New York (and a more-than-implied aversion to Los Angeles), the writer-director found new vitality in a carefree sojourn abroad this year with…
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.
After failing to snag the actor Emmy for "The West Wing's" second season, Martin Sheen vowed to "stack the deck" for a season-three win, according to publicist Richard Licata.