Nike mogul Phil Knight hoped his kids might follow him into the shoe business. Instead, son Travis dragged him into show business.
If a movie looks like an Oscar contender on paper, that's no guarantee that ultimately it will be one. The race wouldn't hold our attention if it were that easy.
Henson's character serves as an emotional anchor in a film packed with supernatural elements and a representation of home for the lead character.
As a moral compass at the film's center, Adams' role could be the one that voters can relate to the most. Stuck between Meryl Streep's accusations and Philip Seymour Hoffman's denial, she navigates…
It's been a long time since "My Cousin Vinny," and, despite the fact that some still argue Tomei wasn't worthy of that Oscar, she's been proving her salt for years -- from a nomination for 2001's "In…
Winners' circle: Key wins to date
Its eponymous protag may sprout wings, but "Ricky" never really takes flight.
The film, already a winner before she arrives, leaps to life when her bombastic character is on the screen and seems somewhat deflated when she's away. She's been sticking out as a serious actress…
Neil Gaiman's creepy children's story "Coraline" has had many forms (including an upcoming Off-Broadway musical with songs by Magnetic Fields mastermind Stephin Merritt), but the new stop-motion…
Tom Cruise Nazi thriller "Valkyrie" hit its target at the international box office for the weekend of Jan. 30-Feb. 1, landing at No. 1 for the second weekend in a row and grossing an estimated $18.59…
Hollywood isn't recession-proof, with layoffs and belt-tightening sweeping the biz.