Oscars are cyclical for studios, but this was clearly Miramax's year. After winning just one prize last year, the company easily dominated the Academy Award nominations this year, with 31 of its own…
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As protesters massed in the streets of Hollywood Sunday, the stars filed quietly into the Kodak Theater. Gone was the usual ostentatious spectacle of Oscar arrivals -- the red-carpet jabber and gaudy…
Casey Affleck has joined the cast of "The World of Tomorrow," the independently financed sci-fi thriller that stars Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie.
Jeep has replaced Land Rover as the vehicle of choice for Paramount Pictures' buxom adventurer Lara Croft. In the film, Angelina Jolie, who portrays Croft in Par's sequel "Tomb Raider 2: The Cradle…
Two-time Oscar winner William Goldman has been hired to adapt DC Comics' "Shazam!" for New Line Cinema. "Shazam!" is the story of Billy Batson, who transforms into Captain Marvel, the world's…
Until the Iraqi war broke out, Peter O'Toole provided the biggest guessing game of this Oscar season: Would he show up to receive his honorary statue for lifetime achievement?
"Chicago" should kick its box office heels considerably higher, thanks to Oscar's trampoline. The Miramax musical has already hoofed its way past $134 million, but a domestic run of $150 million or…
At a party Tuesday, Los Angeles Police Chief Bill Bratton said the security at this year's Oscars "would be more than last year, certainly, because of events of the war."
Once again the Golden Raspberry Awards Foundation doled out "Razzie" awards to their picks for the worst films Hollywood had to offer in 2002.