| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:00 AM
It's shaping up to be quite a contest between Eddie Redmayne and Michael Keaton.
And we don't mean over who'll win the Oscar for performance by a lead actor. Redmayne, who reportedly works without a stylist, and Keaton, under the sure hand of veteran...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 11:34 AM
Awards season is upon us, and many of you are probably scrambling to see all the films that have been nominated so that you can win the annual Oscar pool and a year’s worth of bragging rights that you kind of understand costume design.
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:15 AM
J.K. Simmons, for his turn as a ruthless music teacher in “Whiplash,” captured the Screen Actors Guild Award on Sunday for best performance by a male actor in a supporting role.
With the win, Simmons solidified his status as a favorite to...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 4:00 AM
"Boyhood" premiered 368 days ago at the Sundance Film Festival, "sneaking up on people," as writer-director Richard Linklater puts it, despite the fact that he had spent the previous 12 years making this singular coming-of-age story.
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:55 PM
The academy announced Thursday that Robert Duvall ("The Judge"), Ethan Hawke ("Boyhood"), Edward Norton ("Birdman"), Mark Ruffalo ("Foxcatcher") and J.K. Simmons ("Whiplash") are the 2015 Oscar nominees for supporting actor.
Simmons, considered a front-...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:52 PM
El año que está a punto de terminar fue excelente desde el punto de vista cinematográfico. Trajo consigo un cúmulo de buenas películas. Las producciones independientes y el cine extranjero continuaron ganando pantalla en los grandes circuitos de...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 3:15 PM
These scenes began flashing through my mind just as the Screen Actors Guild Awards began announcing nominations for performance by a cast in a motion picture:
"Birdman" — actors in constricted spaces using dressing rooms and winding corridors to...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:05 PM
For months, the only consensus about this year's awards race has been that there is an overall lack of consensus. But the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations Wednesday started to bring some clarity, focusing the conversation around two front-runners...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 12:40 PM
If "Boyhood" was a coming-of-age story 12 years in the making, co-star Ethan Hawke's SAG Award nomination for supporting actor Wednesday was something like a class reunion.
Speaking to The Times about his SAG Award nod, the 44-year-old actor gave a...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 8:43 PM
Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" won the Golden Globe for best motion picture drama on Sunday night.
The film’s unusual achievement, created over 12 years to capture a young boy (Ellar Coltrane) growing up and his parents (played by Patricia Arquette...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Clint Eastwood, Angelina Jolie and Bradley Cooper were snubbed in the Golden Globe nominations, which suggest it will be a "Birdman" vs. "Boyhood" race for the Oscars.
Eastwood, Cooper and their "American Sniper" were ignored by the Hollywood Foreign...