Cannes Diary: Being There
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Cannes Diary: Being There

As journalists and bloggers descend upon the seaside town of Cannes in the south of…

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Cannes 2014: Olivier Assayes Releases Director’s Statement, Still from Sils Maria
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Cannes 2014: Olivier Assayes Releases Director’s Statement, Still from Sils Maria

Posted by Nick Newman over at the FilmStage, Olivier Assayes talks Sils Maria. AwardsDaily is…

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First Look at Ben Affleck as Batman
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Cannes Jury President, Jane Campion, on the State of (lack of) Women Directors
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Cannes Jury President, Jane Campion, on the State of (lack of) Women Directors

Jane Campion thinks there would be more great stories in the world if women were…

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Godzilla Shines Amid Wasteland of Tent Poles
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Godzilla Shines Amid Wasteland of Tent Poles

It’s a miracle when a good movie rises from the ashes and from the Twitter…

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Top Twenty Cinema Mothers to Celebrate Mother’s Day
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Top Twenty Cinema Mothers to Celebrate Mother’s Day

How many great moms on film can you think of? They fall into categories. The…

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Who Might Play Elder Price in Book of Mormon Movie?
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Who Might Play Elder Price in Book of Mormon Movie?

After finally seeing Book of Mormon recently I wondered two things. The first, wouldn’t it…

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Angelina Speaks out on “Culture of Impunity” and Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls
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World Premiere Trailer, Poster for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar
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World Premiere Trailer, Poster for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar

Thanks to Hollywood-Elsewhere. Nolan’s Intersteller The trailer for Interstellar premiered at the Smithsonian’s Air &…

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Maleficent to Test Angelina Jolie’s Box Office Clout, Women Overall
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Maleficent to Test Angelina Jolie’s Box Office Clout, Women Overall

Jennifer Lawrence is a tried and true box office star. She draws both men and…

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Oscar Charity Events Dumps Beverly Hills Hotel Amid Hate Scandal
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Oscar Charity Events Dumps Beverly Hills Hotel Amid Hate Scandal

The Hollywood Reporter’s exclusive continues to illustrate that the anti-gay laws soon to be instituted…

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Trailer: Mads Mikkelsen in The Salvation
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Trailer: Mads Mikkelsen in The Salvation

This film will be shown in Cannes for the Midnight Movie. It stars Mads Mikkelson,…

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First Look at JC Chandor’s A Most Violent Year
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First Look at JC Chandor’s A Most Violent Year

Linda Ge’s Up and Comers just posted the scans from EW’s preview with the first…

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Dreamgirls and Robert Altman, the “Alternative Oscars” from 2006 by Ben Zuk
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Dreamgirls and Robert Altman, the “Alternative Oscars” from 2006 by Ben Zuk

In anticipation of the 2006 flashback podcast, Ben Zuk has written in ruminating on that…

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Bob Hoskins, 1942-2014
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Bob Hoskins, 1942-2014

Wonderful actor and Oscar nominee Bob Hoskins has passed away at 71. He was nominated…

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Vocativ Hands out Awards for Film Critics, Uses Faulty System
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Vocativ Hands out Awards for Film Critics, Uses Faulty System

Someone was bound to, sooner or later, come down on the critics for one thing…

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What it Feels Like for a Girl: Olivia Wilde on the “New Normal” of Sexism in Hollywood
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Fluffers Unite: Star Wars Cast Announced
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Fluffers Unite: Star Wars Cast Announced

If you’re in the fluffer business you aren’t really allowed to gripe about the lack…

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Tony Award Nominations
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Tony Award Nominations

Congratulations to Scott Rudin for A Raisin in the Sun! How cool. Nominations for the…

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Oscar Podcast Preview: Marty Finally Wins Big
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Oscar Podcast Preview: Marty Finally Wins Big

2006 stands apart as one of my favorite Oscar years because it was like this…

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