What, exactly, does it take for an actor to get noticed these days?
For some, it's an itch they just have to scratch. Ron Howard and Rob Reiner have largely left their acting careers behind to focus on directing, while others such as Sean Penn choose to keep their…
Early favorites include Leonardo DiCaprio, Richard Jenkins, Frank Langella, Sean Penn, Brad Pitt and Mickey Rourke.
Possible contenders include James Cromwell, Robert Downey Jr., Ralph Fiennes, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Heath Ledger, Michael Shannon
"The Oscars are literally where art meets commerce," says Peter Adee, prexy of worldwide marketing at Overture Films.
Possible nominees include Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Angelina Jolie, Kristin Scott Thomas, Meryl Streep and Kate Winslet.
Possible contenders include Amy Adams ('Doubt'), Penelope Cruz (Vicky Cristina Barcelona'), Viola Davis ('Doubt'), Taraji Henson ('The Curious Case of Benjamin Button'), Marisa Tomei ('The Wrestler')…
An ambitious experiment in narrative cinema largely goes the distance in first-time writer-director Sohn Young-sung's "The Pit and the Pendulum."
Disney's Indian entertainment partner UTV Software Communications is cutting back expansion of its TV broadcasting biz in anticipation of an economic slowdown.
Laura Linney has been tapped to host the 2009 season of the "Masterpiece Classic" telepic series on PBS.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line