In the score category, the race settled on composers who are either past nominees or winners working with frequent collaborators or taking over for a relative.
Peter Jackson's trilogy-capping "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," could make Oscar history by being the first fantasy film to win the Academy's top honor.
Screen scribes are enjoying an increasing presence in bookstores, where scripts published as slim trade paperbacks appear simultaneous with a movie's release.
In narrowing the dozen films on the docu field short list to five official nominees, the Academy recognized pics that tackle disparate subjects, but are all very personal works.
Episodic Drama any length — one airing timeABOMINATION (Law & Order: SVU), written by Michele Fazekas & Tara Butters; NBCBOUNTY (Law & Order), written by Michael S. Chernuchin; NBCDISASTER RELIEF…
First, the conventional wisdom: The only thing that would jinx Disney/Pixar's digitally animated "Finding Nemo" is the unexpected interference of a Chicago Cubs fan.
When WGA members pored over the list of 187 movies that qualified for the guild's feature awards, what criteria did they use to select just 10 noms? Lofty dramatic principles? Mythological paradigms?
Oscar resorted to a wide field of reversions to form for this year's adapted screenplay noms. While many of 2003's most celebrated stories tilted toward tragedy, Academy voters were a bit more cheery…
You can count on writers to supply ample drama in the coming months Front and center will be a major confrontation at the bargaining table, with the Writers Guild of America's three-year contract…
As studios rely more on adapting novels, comicbooks and plays, the original screenplay category has been increasingly dominated by indies. This year is no different, with four independents and one…
WGA members weigh in on the work they most admired among this year's nominees: