RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Academy Awards

Academy Awards
A collection of news and information related to Academy Awards published by this site and its partners.

Top Academy Awards Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • TIFF 2014: 12 movies making noise, and when you can see them

    A pair of brilliant British scientists, a troubled woman searching for answers along the Pacific Crest Trail and a drunken curmudgeon turned unlikely father figure are among the diverse characters populating the buzzed-about movies at this year's...
  • OSCARS: Ukraine Spurns Cannes Winner 'Tribe,' Follows 'Guide'

    LONDON -- Ukraine has surprised many awards observers by selecting Oles Sanin's little known nationalist period epic "The Guide" as its entry for the Academy Awards' foreign-language category rather than the critically lauded edgy contempo drama "The...
  • Ann Hui's 'Golden Era' To Represent Hong Kong in Oscar Race

    HONG KONG -- Ann Hui's "Golden Era," which was the closing film at this month's Venice film festival, has been selected to represent Hong Kong in the foreign-language Oscar race. The Tang Wei-starring film is a biopic of early 20th century writer Xiao...
  • China's Huayi Brothers to Launch U.S. Subsidiary (EXCLUSIVE)

    HONG KONG - China's Huayi Brothers Media, which recently ditched plans to invest in Jeff Robinov's Studio 8 company, has instead announced plans to set up its own U.S. outfit. Huayi, which is China's leading private sector film conglomerate, said that it...
  • After Toronto, small film world primes for peak viewing season

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The red carpets have rolled up and the festival awards are adjudicated, and now comes the deluge of small and independent films for fall viewing and Oscar baiting. Unlike last year when "12 Years a Slave," and "Gravity,"...
  • George Clooney to receive Golden Globes' Cecil B. DeMille Award

    George Clooney to receive Golden Globes' Cecil B. DeMille Award
    The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. would really have had to stretch to give George Clooney a Golden Globe nomination this year, what with his latest movie, "The Monuments Men," not being all that great. So, apparently fearing a Clooney-free ceremony, the...
  • Oscars 2015: A sudden surge for Julianne Moore and 'Still Alice'

    Oscars 2015: A sudden surge for Julianne Moore and 'Still Alice'
    Pundits like to compare the Toronto International Film Festival‎ and the awards season it kicks off to a modern presidential primary. We know the big names coming in--they have, after all, in a sense declared their candidacies months before-- so the...
  • 24th James Bond Movie Starts Shooting Dec. 6

    Sam Mendes will begin filming the 24th James Bond film on Dec. 6, with the main cast members meeting for a table read that date at Pinewood Studios. Daniel Craig will return as the iconic British spy for his fourth Bond movie. Also reprising their...
  • Afghanistan Sends 'Love' to the Oscars

    Writer-Director Jamshid Mahmoudi's debut feature, the Persian-language "A Few Cubic Meters of Love" ("Chand Metre Moka'ab Eshgh") is Afghanistan's entry for the foreign-language Academy Awards category. Though the film is an Iran-Afghanistan co-...
  • Cedering Fox's WordTheatre gives voice to authors' works

    Cedering Fox's WordTheatre gives voice to authors' works
    "It's really exciting when an audience hears a good actor read great writing," says Cedering Fox, founder of WordTheatre. Since 2003, Fox has been combining literary fiction with award-winning actors (Screen Actors Guild Awards, plus Emmys, Tonys and even...
  • Reese Witherspoon has a lot invested in 'Wild'

    Reese Witherspoon has a lot invested in 'Wild'
    "Your movie, your movie, your movie!" Laura Linney gushed to Reese Witherspoon, who was brunching at the homey and packed New Sheridan Hotel with her director, Jean-Marc Vallée, and costar Laura Dern the morning after the first public screening of "Wild"...