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Complete List of 2006 Oscar Nominations

1/31/2006 10:58am EST
Best Actor nominee Heath Ledger
As expected, Brokeback Mountain is a favorite among Oscar voters, rounding up eight nominations, including those for best motion picture, director, actor, and supporting actor and actress. Crash and Good Night, And Good Luck follow with six nominations each. Walk the Line was surprisingly shut out of the best motion picture category, but the film earned five nominations, as did Capote, Memoirs of a Geisha, and Munich. Continue reading for a complete list of Oscar nominees...

78th Annual Academy Awards Nominations:

PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

Philip Seymour Hof...
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ERC Names Top 10 Earning Films of 2005

1/4/2006 2:08pm EST
Star Wars Episode III
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith blew away the competition in 2005, making over $380 million at the box office. Here is a list of the top 10 money-making films of last year as compiled by Exhibitor Relations Co. (ERC):

1. Star Wars: Episode III--Revenge of the Sith, $380.3 million

2. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, $277.1 million

3. War of the Worlds, $234.3 million

4. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, $225.7 million

5. Wedding Crashers, $209.2 million

6. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, $206.5 million

7. Batman Begins, $205...
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Johnny Depp & Kate Winslet To Narrate IMAX Film

12/21/2005 11:25am EST
The upcoming original IMAX 3D production, “Deep Sea 3D,” will be co-narrated by Johnny Depp and Kate Winslet and will feature an original score from award-winning composer Danny Elfman. The film is slated for release on March 3, 2006.

“Deep Sea 3D” will be the first documentary ever to boast the voices of Depp or Winslet and be the first original IMAX production to be scored by Elfman, who has provided the musical backdrop for major Hollywood productions such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Chicago, Spider-Man 2, Men in Black and many others.

"Deep Sea 3D is loaded with brea...
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More Nominees Revealed for 'People's Choice Awards'

11/30/2005 1:44pm EST
Reese Witherspoon
A second round of nominees for "The 32nd Annual People’s Choice Awards" was just announced. Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, Chicken Little, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, U2 and Paul McCartney are among the nominees joining Jennifer Garner, Reneé Zellweger, Brad Pitt, Adam Sandler, Gwen Stefani and Usher who were already on the nominee roster.

The first round of nominees was announced November 10 by the show's host, Craig Ferguson, along with Jennifer Love Hewitt and Dominic Monaghan. The winners will be revealed when the program airs live from the Shrine Auditoriu...
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Does Tim Burton Have Autism?

11/17/2005 8:00am EST
Tim Burton
Tim Burton may be autistic - according to his longterm partner Helena Bonham Carter. The Charlie and the Chocolate Factory director has some of the symptoms of Asperger's syndrome - a form of autism - because he is highly intelligent but lacks in social skills, according to the actress.

Helena, who has acted in four of Burton's films, recently starred in a TV movie in which she plays the mother of four autistic children. During her research, the star recognized character traits Tim shares with kids with Asperger's Syndrome, telling Britain's Evening Standard newspaper: "Tim will kill m...
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New Movies on DVD, Nov. 8

11/7/2005 6:59am EST
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Tim Burton’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory arrives on DVD Tuesday, Nov. 8. Willy Wonka (Johnny Depp) is a secret and imaginative man with a famous candy company that is closed to visitors. One day Wonka decides to give five lucky children a chance to see his operation by placing golden tickets in randomly selected candy bars. Over the course of a one-day visit, some of the children learn difficult lessons about themselves while one goes on to become Wonka's new right hand.

Other films on DVD ...

The Devil’s Rejects

Christmas With the Kranks

Christmas in Connecticut

C...
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