Last year's "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" proved Oscar gold was no fantasy for director Peter Jackson and his colleagues.
The prospect of Todd Haynes getting an Oscar nom might have seemed odd a few years ago, when he was known for offbeat arthouse fare like "Poison," "Safe" and "Velvet Goldmine."
A few months ago, Michael Caine urged Miramax topper Harvey Weinstein to release "The Quiet American" this year so that it might be eligible for the coming award season.
He's considered to be one of the great directors of the 1960s and '70s, but it has been years since the name Roman Polanski came up in association with the Oscar race.
It certainly wasn't the first time Steven Spielberg took the science fiction route, but this time he had the world's most bankable star at his disposal: Tom Cruise.
Despite being shut out of the foreign-lingo Oscar category, "Talk to Her" shouldn't be counted out of the upcoming kudos races.
In only its second year of existence, the category of animated feature is offering up one of the hottest Oscar races, with consideration ads in toon buff magazines and heavy PR activity already…
Docu box office champ "Bowling for Columbine" proves there's a moviegoing audience for nonfiction narrative films, but can Michael Moore's crowdpleaser earn an Oscar nom? That's one of the more…
When "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" opened April 19, expectations were as modest as the production itself.
Steven Soderbergh is the only director to have had two films nominated for picture and director Oscars in the same year.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures