LONDON — Emma Thompson told an audience at BAFTA in London Sunday how much she disliked the star system. “The star system is not a good system. It's all hierarchical. I think that's just revolting…
The SAG Awards are the only kudos of the season that are all about the actors. Their trophy is even called the Actor. In the spirit of actors celebrating their peers, we spoke to several about the…
On the first day of rehearsals for "Saving Mr. Banks," Jason Schwartzman was running 20 minutes late. By the time he got to the tableread with Emma Thompson and the rest of the actors, he was in an…
The Hopefuls - a look at the male performances that might be recognized this Oscar season.
True stories have always attracted the attention of Hollywood, but perhaps no year in recent memory has seen so many prominent actors playing real people.
The AFI Festival opened Thursday night with Disney's "Savings Mr. Banks," where audiences sat at a premiere in the TCL Chinese Theater and watched onscreen characters sitting at a premiere at the…
"Very often in film scores," says composer Henry Jackman, "you're looking for music to extend and enhance, and if anything, exaggerate. All of those rules of scoring and storytelling go out the…
The behind-the-scenes story of "Mary Poppins" has been brought to the screen with a surplus of old-fashioned Disney showmanship and excellent performances from Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks.
This is a big weekend for Oscar watchers. Four films are opening, and each showcases a best-actor contender. Tom Hanks is already bruited as a favorite for “Captain Phillips,” but he could be going…
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