Mike Nichols has been tapped to receive the Directors Guild of America lifetime achievement award, making him the 31st filmmaker to receive the kudos.
Peter Jackson's "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" scored a triple crown Monday, taking picture and director awards in each of three annual film honors lists from the Online Film Critics…
Los Angeles-based Kundalini Pictures will begin shooting the $3.5 million "Opium Royale" in India's Rajasthan desert on Jan. 15.
Third film in as many years to topline singing sensation Mandy Moore is a teenybopper "Roman Holiday." Inoffensive adolescent escapism laced with surprising amounts of genuine charm, pic should hold…
Thanks to a jingoistic war pic and a rare foray into sci-fi, Bollywood had a better 2003 than 2002 and is looking forward to the trend continuing.
The Producers Guild of America is thinking big in film nominations, citing six large-scale and high-profile dramas, while sidestepping comedies and independent fare.
With the potential Oscar success of this year's "Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World" and "The Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl," we take a look at how other…
Generally, the holiday season pits two distinct types of films against each other: serious, weighty dramas that pique the Academy's interest ("Cold Mountain," "House of Sand and Fog") and…
The smart money is on the big pictures, the studio epics that have been produced with a rare confluence of serious budgets and weighty themes this year.
At its first ceremony in 1929, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences handed out two distinct top awards. One -- discontinued after that year -- was designated artistic quality of production…