The one thing "Antwone Fisher" might have going against it is its title. Neither based on a previously published autobiography nor touting a famous title character, "Antwone Fisher" might be best…
Sparks are already flying in the foreign-language Oscar race: Spain submitted young helmer Fernando Leon's "Mondays in the Sun" as the national entry instead of beloved Pedro Almodovar's latest pic…
Martin Scorsese's long-awaited chronicle of New York's Five Points gangs could very well land the director his long-awaited Oscar.
Steven Spielberg is not only one of Hollywood's most decorated filmmakers, he is one of its most prolific. By year's end, the American public will have witnessed not one but two of the director's…
Awards voters love teachers. And maybe because most teachers earn a ridiculously low salary, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences figures the least it can do is reward them with Oscar noms.
Whether the Academy will go for two Irish-American gangster movies in one year is a question that hovers over "Road to Perdition.''
DreamWorks Pictures is negotiating with helmer Gore Verbinski and scribe Ehren Kruger to return for a sequel to "The Ring."
Less is more in M. Night Shyamalan's old-fashioned sci-fi thriller, a film that eschews heavy reliance on flashy visual effects for a carefully constructed story using solid performances and…
Based on Michael Cunningham's Pulitzer-winning novel, Paramount's "The Hours" has a winning combo of kudo components and weight to score in several major categories this awards season.
Steven Soderbergh is the only director to have had two films nominated for picture and director Oscars in the same year.
Last year, "Moulin Rouge" made movie musicals hip again. Director Baz Luhrmann's spectacular spectacular sparked new enthusiasm for the genre and eventually scooped up eight Oscar nominations and two…