Some of this year's biggest movies are one step closer to Oscar. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Science announced the shortlist for the Best Visual Effects category, and it's full of major blockbusters like "The Jungle Book,"Show More Summary
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has drawn up its shortlist of 20 films vying for Visual Effects Oscar nominations. As usual, the list is peppered with big-budget pics — some of which were massive hits (Deadpool, The Jungle...Show More Summary
For today’s edition of “Deal of the Day” here are some of the best deals we stumbled upon while browsing the web this morning! –Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy (Extended) [Blu-ray] – $99.98 $38.99 (61% Off) –The Lord of the Rings:...Show More Summary
Apparently, the devil is in the details, or maybe in the deviled eggs, when it comes to enforcement of the new Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences rule against excessive entertainment of members by Oscar campaigners. Last summer,...Show More Summary
English director and producer Ridley Scott is going to be given the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Motion Picture Direction award by the Director’s Guild of America (DGA). This is a huge honor for the man who directed Alien, Gladiator, Prometheus, Thelma & Louise, and more, as it has only been given […]
There’s nothing alien about this choice. Ridley Scott is set to receive DGA’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Motion Picture Direction at its 69th annual trophy show on February 4 at the Beverly Hilton. He will...Show More Summary
These six supporting actors, all of whom gave gripping, authentic big-screen performances in 2016, have yet to be recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Could that change in such an exceptionally strong film awards...Show More Summary
After the success of Star Trek: The Motion Picture at the box office, Gene Roddenberry immediately got to work on a sequel. Little did he know that Paramount was in the process of sidelining him into a consulting producer role and his story for Star Trek II would never be made. Show More Summary
"Time travel is a well-established genre in all forms of media," said Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Pictures Television and NBCUniversal in a motion today to dismiss the Timeless copyright infringement and breach of implied contract lawsuit slapped on them back in September. Show More Summary
Less than an hour after it announced the Oscar shortlist for animated short films, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is out with its live-action list. Ten films are in the running for nominations in the Live Action Short trophy. Show More Summary
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences isn’t taking today off, announcing its shortlist for Animated Shorts category at the 89th Oscars. They are: Blind Vaysha, Theodore Ushev, director (National Film Board of Canada) Borrowed...Show More Summary
It’s the twentieth anniversary of Star Trek: First Contact and Jonathan Frakes, for whom the movie was his motion picture directing debut,...
The Producers Guild of America announced on Tuesday the five nominees for documentary theatrical motion pictures for the 2017 Producers Guild Awards. They include the acclaimed “The Eagle Huntress,” which chronicled the life of a 13-year-old girl from Asia's Altai Mountains as she defied generations...
The PGA has unveiled its five nominees in the Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures category for the 28th annual PGA Awards. They include The Eagle Huntress, which bowed at the Sundance Film Festival this year and now counts Daisy Ridley...Show More Summary
The lawsuit between Paramount Pictures and the crowdfunded Star Trek spin-off "Prelude to Axanar" is heating up again. With a trial scheduled for early next year, both parties have submitted motions for summary judgment. The defendants...Show More Summary
Bill Frisell, When You Wish Upon A Star (Okeh) Much of guitarist Frisell’s early exposure to music was by way of the sound tracks of motion pictures and television programs. His versions of some of that music show up on several of his albums. When You Wish Upon A Star takes his fascination a long […]
Lucas Hedges and Casey Affleck attend the screening of their new film Manchester by the Sea hosted by the Academy of Motion Pictures on Saturday (November 19) at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The co-stars chatted about their film after they screened it. Manchester by the Sea has been receiving rave [...]
Last week’s episode of Westworld gave us not one but two Radiohead songs in Maeve scenes (“Fake Plastic Trees” and “Motion Picture Soundtrack”), and this week we got a sense of just how Maeve feels about having a soundtrack to her fake plastic life: She slams down the player piano ... More »
So little has been written about Gene Roddenberry’s work outside of Star Trek, and yet the guy produced a movie and four television pilots in the ten short years between the original Star Trek and The Motion Picture. On this, the fiftieth...Show More Summary
A reissue of the Gremlins original motion picture soundtrack has a cover that reacts to bright light and water.