And the Oscar Goes To…Who?
Why were these Academy Award winners and nominees so unlikely? Because they’d never done any acting before that one big role.
Jennifer Hudson Hudson auditioned for the 2004 season of American Idol, having spent a few months as a singer in a stage ...
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The World’s Most Expensive Movie Props
Movies cost a lot of money—
it’s expensive to build sets, pay actors, and occasionally, a single prop.
The purse The films of Woody Allen earn critical acclaim, but they are usually modest commercial hits, with subsequently small production budg...
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Everyone Is Entitled To Their Opinion
The New York Film Critics Circle recently ousted member Armond White, a critic for the New York Press, an alternative weekly newspaper. Reason: at the guild's awards ceremony, he heckled 12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen, calling him an "embarr...
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And the Razzie Goes To…
The Academy Awards will be handed out to the year’s best films on March 2. Who cares? The night before, the Golden Raspberry Award Foundation gives out the Razzies—as in they “razz” the year’s worst films and film performances.
• In the 1...
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Real Life Lightsabers?
Yes, it’s really happening.
If you thought the lines were bad at your local Apple Store every time they roll out a new iPhone, just wait until they start selling lightsabers. Scientists recently declared that they have developed technology that cou...
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