| Jan 15, 2015
| 1:10 PM
On screen, Thursday's Oscar nominations played out as a brief, polished affair, airing for just a few moments before segueing into regularly scheduled programming with pundits hypothesizing about the potential winners of this year's 87th Academy Awards....
| Jan 15, 2015
| 10:19 AM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences nominated "Big Hero 6," "The Boxtrolls," "How to Train Your Dragon 2," "The Tale of The Princess Kaguya" and "Song of the Sea" for best animated feature, a diverse list of films which nevertheless omits a...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 11:55 AM
"Birdman," "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" are among Wednesday's nominees for the 62nd Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards in feature film.
Nominated for sound editing -- sound effects and foley in a feature...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 10:46 AM
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," "Interstellar," "Big Hero 6" and "The Boxtrolls" were among the nominees announced Tuesday for the Visual Effects Society's 13th VES Awards honoring artistry in film, animation, television, commercials and video games....
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The imprint of the auteur not only shaped the year, it very much influences each of my top 10 (or so) choices.
1. "Boyhood": From the marvelous musing mind of Richard Linklater, the film stands alone and apart for the grand ambition behind its...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:00 AM
"Do you want to see the greatest selfie ever?" Tomm Moore extended his arm, covered in Celtic tattoos, to share a photograph of him and his producer with two of the most celebrated figures in contemporary animation, Japan's Hayao Miyazaki and Disney's...
| Dec 11, 2014
“The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness,” a documentary that offers a rare behind-the-scenes look at the famed Studio Ghibli in […]...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Marvelously colorful, casually inventive and completely wacky, "The King and the Mockingbird" just might be the best animated film of the year. Though it's making its American debut in 2014, this French film is a treasure that took decades to reach the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Animator Paul Grimault is most famous for his one feature, “The King and the Mockingbird,” arriving in American theaters for the first time this weekend. The film’s reputation is all the more remarkable when you realize that it was...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 8:33 AM
There's more than 80 titles disappearing from Netflix by the end of November, so this is your last chance to watch "Dirty Dancing," "The Untouchables" and one of the Missions: Impossible.
In fact, one of the best films goes off the air tonight, the 2012...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? Moviepilot - which studies social data and box office trends - analyzes this weekend's new...