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'The Big Lebowski' Joins National Film Registry
The Dude is finally getting his due. “The Big Lebowski,” a 1998 cult comedy film starring Jeff Bridges as a boozy slacker, is joining the Library of Congress’ National Film Registry, along with such films as “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” “Rosemary’s Baby” and “Saving Private Ryan,” the Library of
The Social Climber: Seagal For Governor, 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Wins Big
quicklist: 1 title: Seagal For Governor! Really? text: Action star and martial arts expert Steven Seagal may be following in Arnold Schwarzenegger's footsteps and head for Phoenix and Arizona's top office. For real! The "Under Siege" actor, ever so popular in the early 1990s, told ABC affiliate
Film Business Moves from Hollywood to Asia
The movie industry is increasingly shifting toward Asia, especially China, striking fear in the hearts of Hollywood studio executives. The two cultures are about to clash at the Berlin International Film Festival, which opens with the Chinese epic film "The Grandmaster" by Wong Kar-wai. Ms. Cheng
Can the Golden Globes Predict the Oscar Winners?
The Golden Globes beg a big question: Will the Oscar winners be the same people that were honored Sunday night? Historically, there hasn’t been a lot of synchronicity (more on that later). There’s also a huge difference between the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, which hosts...
Oscar Snubs: Still No Love for Christopher Nolan?
The Oscar nominations have been announced and, as is often the case, the more interesting story is not who's in but who's out. The biggest snub -- Christopher Nolan being left off the list for best director -- sparked a Twitter outrage Tuesday. His summer blockbuster "Inception" received a total of
Oscar Nominations: 'King's Speech,' Natalie Portman, James Franco and More
It's Oscar time! Below, check out who's nominated for some of the most prominent Academy Awards of the 2011 Oscars . Tune in to see who wins February 27 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Go to Oscar.com for Oscar coverage before, during and after the awards. Best Picture "Black Swan" "The Fighter" "Inception"
Critics Choice Awards 2011 Winners List
Best Picture * "The Social Network" "127 Hours" "Black Swan" "The Fighter" "Inception" "The King's Speech" "The Town" "Toy Story 3 "True Grit" "Winter's Bone" Best Actor * Colin Firth - "The King's Speech" Jeff Bridges - "True Grit" Robert Duvall - "Get Low" Jesse Eisenberg - "The Social Network"
'Avatar,' Sandra Bullock, Meryl Streep and More: 2010 Oscar Nominees
Below, check out who's up for some of the most prominent Academy Awards at the 2010 Oscars . Tune in to see who wins March 7 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Actress Anne Hathaway announced the 2010 Oscar nominees this morning. Best Picture " Avatar " " The Hurt Locker " " Up in the Air " " Precious " "
Rake Up These Riskier Fall Offerings
'Where the Wild Things Are,' 'Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs,' 'The Informant!' Among Noteworthy Fall Movies
Giving Voice to the Villain Presents Quite the Acting Challenge
LOS ANGELES — Three weeks before shooting began on "The Dark Knight," Heath Ledger called director Christopher Nolan to discuss an epiphany he had about his character, The Joker. The key to the demented killer, Ledger said, was his voice. Without a menacing hiss, it would be a retread of Jack