Main News Archive for Jan 2002

Robert Redford to receive honorary Academy Award

Jan 25, 2002 – Actor/Sundance founder to be honored as an inspiration to independent filmmakers.

Arthur Hiller to Receive Hersholt Humanitarian Award

Jan 25, 2002 – Canadian-born director to get honored at 74th Oscars®.

Sidney Poitier voted honorary Academy Award

Jan 23, 2002 – Legendary actor to get special Oscar®

Academy Announces Films in Competition for Best Achievement in Makeup

Jan 22, 2002 – Next step: committee will decide nominees.

Black Hawk Down takes MLK weekend

Jan 22, 2002 – Strong numbers in first week of wide release.

Digital Hit Globe survey results

Jan 20, 2002 – How did you do picking the winners?

A Beautiful Globe

Jan 20, 2002 – A Beautiful Mind takes home four awards.

Golden Globe winners announced tonight

Jan 20, 2002 – Glitz, glamour…and fingerprints.

Academy Presents Bonner Medal to Ray Feeney

Jan 16, 2002 – Feeney to be honored for his pioneering efforts to improve visual effects in the motion picture industry.

Aniston in minor fender-bender.

Jan 15, 2002 – Actress declines treatment at scene.

Ted Demme dies suddenly

Jan 14, 2002 – 38-yr old director dies after basketball game.

People’s Choice Awards

Jan 13, 2002 – Survey winners take home the prize.

They’re all lookers

Jan 11, 2002 – Academy announces eight films in competition for Visual Effects Oscar®

Did you hear that?

Jan 10, 2002 – Seven films to be considered by the Academy for sound editing nods.

American Music Award winners

Jan 09, 2002 – And you thought the AFI’s were boring…

21 Scientific and Technical Achievements Receive Academy Awards

Jan 07, 2002 – Academy tips their hat to the people who make the magic possible.

Whoopi Goldberg to host Oscars

Jan 07, 2002 – She’ll be the first host in new home.

248 feature films eligible for 2002 Oscar® consideration

Jan 06, 2002 – Nominations ballots will be mailed Tuesday.

AFI Awards

Jan 05, 2002 – Lots of awards, few acceptance speeches.

44th Grammy Award nominations announced Friday

Jan 03, 2002 – Music industry gears up February kudofest.

Hobbits top last weekend

Jan 01, 2002 – Lord of the Rings tops the box office.