Imagine the infamous streaker from the 1974 Academy Awards ceremony, except with a lot to say about unions and labor. And in French.
Two-time Academy Award nominated director Bennett Miller ("Capote," "Moneyball," "Foxcatcher") has taken a surprising step in his career as a film director: he made a series of very funny toilet paper commercials. Miller was recruited to direct a series of TV spots for Quilted Northern toilet paper. Show More Summary
Michael Blake, a struggling writer whose novel “Dances With Wolves” became a hit movie in 1990 and earned him an Academy Award for the screenplay, died May 2 in Tucson, Ariz. He was 69.The cause was cancer, said his business partner, Daniel Ostroff.Read full article >>
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Michael Blake, the writer whose novel "Dances With Wolves" became a major hit movie and earned him an Academy Award for the screenplay, has died. Blake, 69, died Saturday in Tucson, Arizona, after a long battle with cancer, his business partner, Daniel Ostroff, said. Show More Summary
Michael Blake has died. He was 69 years old. Blake was best known for writing the novel Dances with Wolves. He went on to win an Academy Award for adapting the book for the 1990 film adaptation. Some of Blake’s other books include The Holy Road, Marching To Valhalla, and Airman Mortensen. Show More Summary
Tips for smelling like an Academy Award winner - The Cut How to get mermaid hair without hitting the beach - Real Simple Rules to follow when applying makeup during your commute - Daily Makeover 5 hair color trends to try this Summer...Show More Summary
The movie FARMLAND is now available for streaming to 57 million subscribers worldwide on Netflix.com. “I’m thrilled that FARMLAND has found a new home at Netflix,” said Academy Award®-winning director James Moll. “There’s a lot of interest out there in the next generation of farmers and ranchers, and Netflix is a great venue to meet and be inspired by these... Read More
This year's Academy Awards ceremony made it clear that for Hollywood's elite, there is no more pressing social issue than the plight of great artists forced to direct, write and act in superhero movies. Critics, too, have made it clear as of late that they believe "superhero fatigue" is a...
Little black dress. Cigarette holder. Pastry outside a Tiffany's window. Audrey Hepburn's legacy is powerfully tied to her role as Holly Golightly in "Breakfast at Tiffany's." The film garnered Hepburn an Academy Award nomination and cemented her reputation as the most elegant woman in Hollywood. Show More Summary
I don’t know why it happens that stars who get awards recognition for good performances so often follow them with crazy ones. Like when Queen Latifah won for Chicago and then was “Academy Award Winner Queen Latifah in… Taxi.” Or, Reese Witherspoon, who was truly great in Wild, chasing it with Hot Pursuit. Which I am Read More...
Nothing raises a young actor’s profile in Hollywood these days like getting yelled at by Academy Award winner J.K. Simmons. Whether he’s venting about drumming, Terminators, or that damnable public menace Spider-Man, Simmons and his fiery vocal cords are the latest crucible in which a young thespian’s mettle might be tested. Show More Summary
Avengers: Age of Ultron - Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo The Salt of the Earth - Academy Award nominee: Best Documentary Feature [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
For a long while in the run up to this year's Academy Awards, it looked like Michael Keaton was going to win the Best Actor trophy for his work in Birdman, Or The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance. Even some of the most seasoned prognosticator...Show More Summary
"From Academy Award winner Brian Helgeland comes the true story of the rise and fall of London’s most notorious gangsters, Reggie and Ron Kray, both portrayed by Tom Hardy in an amazing double performance. LEGEND is a classic crime thriller...Show More Summary
The Academy Award nominee has joined the cast of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2," following previous additions Tyler Perry and Stephen Amell.
Michael Keaton has admitted that he was convinced that he would leave the Academy Awards ceremony with the Best Actor gong until a few weeks ahead of the ceremony. However the actor’s confidence drained at the Academy Award’s luncheon though, which was held on February 2 just a few weeks before the ceremony itself. Show More Summary
Great link re: the previous item: David Letterman guesting on the final episode of The Jon Stewart Show on MTV back in 1995. (Thanks to Orion Woody.) ?
Woody Allen, still standing accused of sexually abusing his adoptive daughter, still making movies with Academy Award nominees. In his next film, Irrational Man, Emma Stone, his latest muse/obsession, plays a college student who falls for her professor (Joaquin Phoenix). Gotta love those relevant power dynamics. Read more...
Everly, Anchor Bay Entertainment and RADiUS’s high-octane thriller starring Academy Award nominee Salma Hayek as a femme fatale unleashing the ultimate vengeance, is now available on DVD and Blu-Ray. The action begins when Everly (Hayek), trapped in her apartment, is forced to fend off waves of assassins sent by her former lover – a dangerous […]
Vimeo A visually rich, darkly inventive fairy tale directed by former Student Academy Award(r) finalist Carlos Andre Stevens. Starring 2-time Academy Award(r) nominee John Hurt (V for Vendetta, Alien, Hellboy, The Elephant Man, Midnight...Show More Summary