How Act of Valor is only the latest in a long history of official military involvement in the film industry
February 08, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Why short films still win Oscars.
February 06, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
The sport was initially fodder for slapstick comedy, but as the technology evolved, so did the way in which filmmakers portrayed the gridiron on the big screen
February 01, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Blockbuster movies often lose out at the Oscars, while winners can't find enough viewers
January 27, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Who were the winners and losers in yesterday's announcement of the Oscar nominees?
January 25, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Crediting some stars who preceded Gina Carano on screen
January 20, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
The first Best Picture Oscar winner emerges to help Paramount celebrate its centennial
January 17, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Films both new and old that we look forward to in the coming year
January 12, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Two new films show how far we've come since The Birth of a Nation and In the Heat of the Night
January 06, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Why business enemies sometimes become partners
January 04, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
From Forrest Gump to silent comedies, 25 titles have been added to a list of our country's most significant films
December 30, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
In lieu of a list of my top 10 films of the year, here's a look back at some of the best experiences I had at the theaters
December 28, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
Three trends in big-budget movies coming out this holiday season
December 23, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
Warning viewers about silent films is like warning Elmore Leonard fans that Henry James is a "slower" writer
December 22, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
Movies every fan should have.
December 16, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
Some directors make more movies than others. A lot more.
December 09, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
What happens when filmmakers want to make the same film?
December 07, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
Film is dying, according to several reports. Or maybe it isn't. Alexander Payne, among others, chimes in.
December 02, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
By any count, sponsored films are the most numerous genre of film, and they are also the ones most in danger of being lost
November 30, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan
Old techniques from the latest Oscar contender can change the way you look at modern movies
November 23, 2011 | By Daniel Eagan