This year, once again, the Oscar parties should be seen as a weekend of events rather than just a one-night affair. Last year there were so many fiestas that one studio exec quipped the weekend has…
When Warren Beatty steps up to the podium to receive the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award at the Shrine Auditorium on March 26, anticipation will be running high. Although the mood won't be the same…
"American Beauty," directed by hometown boy Sam Mendes, has emerged as the clear leader in the contest for this year's British Academy Film Awards, scooping 14 nominations.
Michael Eisner, Sumner Redstone, Mel Karmazin and Steve Case will be among industry leaders headlining the 10th anniversary Big Picture conference April 4 in New York.
Pacing Kate: Meryl Streep's "Music of the Heart" nomination moves the thesp into a tie with Katharine Hepburn for the most bids earned by an actor or actress (12). However, Streep accumulated her…
Small-town cinemas in Germany, angry at what they see as an organized effort on the part of the major U.S. distributors to raise film print rental prices, are preparing for battle.
Few filmmakers have remained as perennially committed to depicting their own nation's culture and history as this year's recipient of an honorary Academy Award. Writer-director Andrzej Wajda has been…
Those preternaturally cuddly and cute giant pandas are going to be truly giant in size, as Imax puts them on its very big screens in "Panda Adventure," set to start shooting in China in April.
Kevin Spacey, nominee for best actor for his role in "American Beauty," has been named an Oscar presenter.
Three-time winner of the Academy Award for best sound Robert "Buzz" Knudson will receive the Cinema Audio Society's 1999 Career Achievement Award.
The Oscarcast may celebrate the best of film, but what makes it so much fun is that it's great TV.