2003 wins: Boston Film Critics, National Society of Film Critics Oscar pedigree: None Brody on his preparation: “I had to lose 30 pounds. I encouraged loneliness and the one thing that helped me out…
Studio: Focus Features Producers: Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde Nominations: Seven 2003 wins: Boston Film Critics, Goya Awards, National Society of Film Critics, S. F. Film Critics Box…
Studio: Paramount (domestic), Miramax (international) Producers: Scott Rudin, Robert Fox Nominations: Nine 2003 wins: Golden Globe (drama), National Board of Review Box office: $22 million (as of…
Studio: New Line Producers: Barrie M. Osborne, Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson Nominations: Six 2003 wins: Golden Satellite Award, Online Film Critics Box office: $321 million (as of 2/9) Osborne on…
Studio: Miramax Producers: Alberto Grimaldi, Harvey Weinstein Nominations: 10 2003 wins: None Box office: $70 million (as of 2/9) Weinstein on working with Martin Scorsese: “It was an honor to work…
Studio: Miramax Producer: Marty Richards Nominations: 13 2003 wins: Golden Globe (musical/comedy) Box office: $64 million (as of 2/9) Richards on “Chicago’s” move from stage to screen: “I thought…
A strong breeze blew in to the Academy's HQ on nominations morning. Local meteorologists -- or is that Oscarologists? -- claim it originated in the Windy City.
Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment are developing a thriller about foul play in the pharmaceutical industry. Imagine co-chair Brian Grazer is producing as yet untitled pic.
Universal Pictures and Chris and Paul Weitz's production shingle, Depth of Field, have optioned "The Elric Saga," a multi-part, Tolkein-esque fantasy series written by Michael Moorcock.
Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures and Elie Samaha's Franchise Pictures are in talks to co-produce a slate of six to 10 horror pics over an 18-month period. The films will be budgeted at $15 million and…