If the lack of diversity in the actor and director categories remains the elephant in the room, the Academy's entries in its top category do represent a bracing range of approaches and intentions.
Dave Jordan, the music supervisor behind the calendar year’s box office champ of 2014, “Guardians of the Galaxy,” emerged as one of the big winners at Wednesday night’s fifth annual Guild of Music…
From the armed forces to backstage on Broadway to a stylized hotel, memorable moments in 2014's top films.
Expressive sound editing added life and depth to these films, putting them on the short list for an Oscar nom.
While there are no sure things in the Oscar race, the main contenders for best picture seem have to settled into place. But there are bound to be some surprises, with many titles on the cusp of…
These screenwriters penned some of the most interesting and innovative movies of 2014 and could be rewarded for their efforts with an Oscar.
“Catherine the Great” by Kristina Lauren Anderson took the No. 1 spot on this year’s Black List of the 70 top unproduced screenplays. The script centers on the upbringing and marriage of the woman…
“Inherent Vice” actor Josh Brolin talks about his early days of acting with “Whiplash” star J.K. Simmons at the Variety Studio: Actors on Actors presented by Samsung Galaxy. Watch the full interview…
Original screenplay contenders – scribes craft original critiques.
When a film's protagonist is in conflict with himself, it's hard for the audience to choose a side. But such is the dramatic high-wire act being performed in several of the season's more prominent…