| Dec 16, 2007
The raucous comedy "Knocked Up," the animated family film "Ratatouille," the final season of "The Sopranos" and the freshman comedy-fantasy series "Pushing Daisies" were named Sunday by the American Film Institute as among the best works in film and...
| Dec 17, 2007
Unplanned pregnancy, greed and facing incredible personal challenges were a few recurring themes among the America Film Institute's picks for the best films of the year.
AFI released its Top 10 film and TV lists for 2007 on Sunday, Dec. 16. Among the...
| Dec 20, 2007
"Into the Wild," Sean Penn's harrowing drama about Christopher McCandless, a young man who traveled the country after graduating from college only to perish in Alaska, dominated the 14th annual Screen Actors Guild Award nominations announced this morning....
| Dec 20, 2007
Although the Golden Globes largely ignored "Into the Wild," Hollywood's actors definitely took notice.
The Sean Penn-directed drama is the leading nominee for the 14th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, capturing nods for star Emile Hirsch, supporting...
| Jan 2, 2008
SURE, we might have found a practical location for the bridge crossing if we'd scouted the country, but few filmmakers have that luxury. Nor would any real border crossing permit a shutdown for the three weeks we needed to work. Our only option was to...
| Jan 3, 2008
The author-screenwriter teams behind "Atonement," "Into the Wild," "No Country for Old Men," "There Will Be Blood" and "Zodiac" have been named finalists for the 2008 USC Libraries Scripter Award.
Scripter is presented annually by the USC Libraries to...
| Jan 5, 2008
The serial killer at the center of "Zodiac" was always just beyond the grasp of the police and journalists: tantalizingly close, yet ultimately unreachable. The film's Oscar chances have looked just as unpromising, but now Paramount Pictures is staging...
| Jan 5, 2008
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There Will be Blood, Paul Thomas Andersons epic tale of oil, power and greed, was named best picture of 2007 Saturday by the National Society of Film Critics.
The complex and ambitious adaptation of Upton Sinclairs Oil! also won best director for...
| Jan 7, 2008
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The American Society of Cinematographers has nominated five films in the Feature Film category of the 22nd Annual American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Outstanding Achievement Awards competition.
"The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward...
| Jan 9, 2008
JAVIER BARDEM seems an unlikely chameleon. The handsome, muscular former Spanish national rugby team player with the broken nose should be easy to pick out of a lineup. But perhaps the most remarkable thing about the widely acclaimed actor is his...
| Jan 8, 2008
Joel and Ethan Coen's western noir "No Country for Old Men" was the big winner Monday at the 13th annual Critics' Choice Awards at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium.
The film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel picked up awards for best film of 2007,...