The Academy Award winning director passed away today at 73.
Mr. Demme, an auteur whose films included documentaries and narrative features, won an Academy Award for “The Silence of the Lambs.”
The acclaimed filmmaker Jonathan Demme, a versatile movie and TV director and producer who won an Academy Award in 1992 for directing the Best Picture winner “The Silence of the Lambs,” has died. IndieWire reports that Demme died this morning in...
Released in 1991, The Silence of the Lambs is unquestionably one of the most important horror films ever made. The critically acclaimed film famously swept the ’92 Academy Awards, nabbing the Oscars for Best Picture (the only horror film to date to ever receive that honor from the Academy), Best Actor, Best Actress and Best […]
The announcement that Academy Award winning actress Brie Larson was going to take up the mantle of Captain Marvel at last summer’s Comic Con was more than the final big piece of Marvel Studios‘ Phase 3 casting. The significance of Captain Marvel is bigger for the studio and fans because it will be the first Marvel movie headlined by […]
Last night, Faye Dunaway went on NBC Nightly News for her first official interview since she erroneously declared La La Land the winner of this year’s Academy Award for Best Picture. (The award actually went to Moonlight, in case you’ve...Show More Summary
It’s been nearly two months since the 89th annual Academy Awards ended with the most awkward moment in Oscars history, and one of the people at the center of the controversy is now speaking out. Faye Dunaway, who co-presented the final award with actor Warren Beatty, sat down with “NBC Nightly News” host Lester Holt to talk about the debacle. Show More Summary
Amazon made a big splash at this year’s Academy Awards, with Manchester by the Sea winning Oscars for Best Actor and Best Original Screenplay. Pundits cited Amazon’s theatrical model as having a big impact on that film’s wins, whileShow More Summary
Only at the pop-cultural melting pot that is the Tribeca Film Festival does a leisurely Saturday afternoon include a tête-à-tête between the Academy Awards’ newest filmmaking darling and the single most well-regarded performance artist alive. It’s hard to imagine a more intimidating interviewee for the Birdman and The Revenant director ... More »
Winner of 6 Academy Awards® and a Record-Breaking 7 Golden Globes® From Academy Award®-Winning Director Damien Chazelle and Starring Oscar® Best Actor Nominee Ryan Gosling and Oscar® Best Actress Winner Emma Stone, La La Land, Arrives...Show More Summary
The annual observance rewards Clark County School District teachers with lavish gifts, prize money and an elegant ceremony for their hard work positively affecting students’ lives.
A celebration of legendary, five time Academy Award winning composer John Williams is set to occur this July as part of BBC Proms, to celebrate Williams’s 85th birthday. Unfortunately, Williams himself will not be in attendance due to no longer being able to fly long-haul. His scores for Star Wars, Schindler’s List, E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial,...read more!
From Academy Award®-Winning Director Damien Chazelle and Starring Oscar® Best Actor Nominee Ryan Gosling and Oscar® Best Actress Winner Emma Stone, La La Land, Arrives on Digital HD April 11 and on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-rayTM Combo...Show More Summary
The 1930s was part of the Golden Age of Hollywood, when 'actors' were movie stars, and 'films' were genre-based masterpieces. This era contains some of the best actors of all time, many of whom are Academy Award winners, as well as classic film stars. These American famous movie stars were the very definition of glitz and glamour in the 1930s. Show More Summary
The Tony’s have a host!Tony and Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey has been announced as the host of the 71st annual Tony Awards, which will be broadcast from New York City’s Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 11 on CBS. Spacey was...Show More Summary
Oprah Winfrey is a very good actress. This is not news.We have known this since she earned an Academy Award nomination for playing the strong-willed Sophia in The Color Purple and have been reminded again over the years via her turns in Beloved, Selma, The Butler, and the OWN series ... More »
“The Graduate” charmed most everyone when it arrived in theaters 50 years ago, topping the 1967 box office, winning Mike Nichols an Academy Award for best director, turning a little-known stage actor named Dustin Hoffman into a movie star and becoming an evergreen generational touchstone. But it...
The debacle that was the announcement of Best Picture at the 2017 Academy Awards just won't die. And neither will Warren Beatty's resolve to explain what really happened that night. Read on to watch Beatty recall that infamous night...
Tony and Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey has been announced as the host of the 71st annual Tony Awards. The ceremony, which will be broadcast from New York City’s Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 11 on CBS, will benefit from the leading man’s talent on both stage and screen. Show More Summary
Logan was met with critical acclaim and broke the mold of superhero films that came before it. Here's why it's worthy of becoming an Academy Award winner. The post Logan Could Be the First True Superhero Oscar Contender appeared first on CBR.