| 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...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 11:50 AM
The Oscar nominations for lead actor are in, and they include Michael Keaton, who in “Birdman” portrays an aging actor who once played a superhero; Eddie Redmayne for his portrayal of physicist Stephen Hawking in “Theory of Everything&...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 10:20 AM
CBS on Sunday has Jon Stewart in the morning and Steve Carell in the evening. How do you like that "Daily Show" domination?
Stewart is promoting "Rosewater" on "CBS Sunday Morning." Carell is being profiled by "60 Minutes" for "Foxcatcher," in which his...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 11:17 AM
The Screen Actors Guild Award nominations Wednesday morning offered plenty of confirmation of existing awards contenders -- the “Boyhood” train kept rolling, “Birdman” and “Imitation Game” saw love all around and front-...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 12:15 PM
One of the most heated races this awards season is in the category of lead actor, which is packed with veterans like Michael Keaton ("Birdman"), rising stars such as Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch ("The Theory of Everything," "The Imitation Game"...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:34 AM
Does extreme privilege point, like an arrow, to a sort of rot within the true-blue American spirit? Putting criminal insanity aside for a moment, the answer's a qualified, sorrowful yes in director Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher," a true-crime drama...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 8:17 PM
Eddie Redmayne has won the Golden Globe for lead actor in a motion picture, drama, for playing cosmologist Stephen Hawking in "The Theory of Everything."
"It is a great privilege for me to be in this room," Redmayne said during his acceptance speech...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 9:58 AM
"Foxcatcher" is a gripping sports biography that slides slowly into the realm of psychological thriller. There is something off about wealthy wrestling coach John du Pont (Steve Carell), but even if you're familiar with the real-life events, the dark...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 1:11 PM
Putting the holiday season fully to rest and switching the machinery of awards season back into high gear, the Palm Springs International Film Festival held its awards gala Saturday night with Reese Witherspoon, Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Keaton, Steve...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:15 AM
It can be a fine line, and a point of much awards-season engineering, to draw the distinction between a supporting performance and a lead. For a role to be placed in the supporting category by no means diminishes its importance to a story or the challenge...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Hooray! It’s annual Look on the Bright Side day, also known as the day we find out the nominations for the Golden Globes, an awards ceremony taken seriously despite being voted on by the very small, veiled membership of the Hollywood Foreign Press...