The winners for the 64th annual Motion Picture Sound Editors' Golden Reel Awards, which recognize achievements in sound editing in feature film, TV, animation and web-based productions, were announced Sunday during a ceremony at theShow More Summary
When Star Trek went to the big screen in 1979, audiences were excited, but Star Trek: The Motion Picture was too long and slowly-paced to stand the test of time. It was also extremely expensive, causing Paramount to rethink making a sequel. Show More Summary
The 53rd annual Cinema Audio Society Awards honoring outstanding achievement in sound mixing have wrapped, with La La Land taking home the top live action motion picture trophy, beating out other nominees Doctor Strange, Hacksaw Ridge, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and Sully. Show More Summary
La La Land is so precisely the kind of film the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences exists to reward that for Damien Chazelle’s musical fantasia not to pick up the Oscar for best motion picture on February 26 seems, at this point, almost unthinkable. RELATED: Gosling, Stone twirl La La Land...
Despite the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ attempts to make the Oscars a more populist affair (their decision to allow up to nine Best Picture nominees has allowed for more than just prestige films to be in the running), over half the country hasn’t seen a single one of the nine films it found to be the… Read more...
Where do surprises come from? If we knew, they wouldn't be surprises. But it's probably worth looking at the slightly less mysterious matter of Oscar upsets, as the 7,000 or so voters of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences cast their ballots between now and next Tuesday. Show More Summary
Just in case you thought La La Land was just an obsession of American critics and film industry insiders, the British equivalent of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences just handed out the BAFTAs (which are basically the Oscars...Show More Summary
The beautiful people hog most of the headlines during Oscars season, but on Saturday evening it was the geeks who inherited the Earth, as the motion picture academy handed out its annual Scientific and Technical Awards. The Sci-Tech Awards ceremony at the Beverly Wilshire hotel was, as always,...
I love tradition and so every year that I can make it I try to attend the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Scientific And Technical Awards. The winners, which this year included several digital innovations, were no surprise...Show More Summary
"Pirate content is back in the news with a court case by the Motion Picture Association, which represents Disney, Paramount, Sony Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox, Universal Studios and Warner Bros, against nine Irish internet service providers or ISPs."
A few days ago we gave you guys the scoop on R.L. Stine's teen horror novel series FEAR STREET getting the motion picture treatment very soon. This news got me thinking about how the workings of the new GOOSEBUMPS flick (currently...Show More Summary
The Oscars just added some musical star power. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said today that Lin-Manuel Miranda, Justin Timberlake, Sting, John Legend and Moana star Auli’i Cravalho will perform Best Song nominees during...Show More Summary
A hundred years ago, the “highest salaried director in motion pictures” just so happened to be a woman. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
When I tell people that Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences members often fill out their Oscar ballots without seeing all the nominated work — sometimes without seeing any of the nominated work — they’re shocked. Shocked! At which point I usually ask how much time they invest before casting...
You know the Oscars is going to be different this year when Cheryl Boone Isaacs, the president of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, appeals directly to the Oscar nominees to “stand up to those who try to limit our freedom...Show More Summary
When I was a freshman in high school, we were told that they—Hollywood—would be shooting a major motion picture at our school. It was all a little cloak and dagger and none of the school officials would give us much info. They did tell us to stay away from the football bleachers, though. Read more...
Alita: Battle Angel has one of the most unique pedigrees of any major motion picture on the horizon: this is an adaptation of a Japanese manga developed by James Cameron and directed by Robert Rodriguez. That’s a recipe for something...Show More Summary
John Cho and Leslie Mann are set to host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation...
Josh Pearl has moved from ICM Partners where he has been an agent for the past eight years to CAA and will relocate from New York to the talent agency’s Los Angeles offices. It’s unclear which clients Pearl will take with him at this point. Show More Summary
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the second batch of presenters for this year's Oscars telecast, and the eclectic group includes stars from blockbuster franchises including "The Avengers" and "Fifty Shades...Show More Summary