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Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015

On the strength of director Angelina Jolie’s Unbroken (Universal Pictures), two sound editors earned their first Oscar nominations, a sound mixer garnered one of his two nominations this year, another mixer tallied his seventh career nom, and a third...

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

Hollywood kicked off the New Year on a positive note, with three films vying closely for the weekend box-office title that nevertheless remained with "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" for the third straight week.

Peter Jackson's Middle-...

Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014

Audiences had their pick of genres during the Christmas weekend, but despite a host of fresh arrivals, splashy holiday fare like "Unbroken" and "Into the Woods" proved no match for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

"The Interview," meanwhile, wowed with $15 million from its...

Monday, Dec. 22, 2014

In a life that has been notable for its many metamorphoses — screen starlet, Goth vixen, United Nations ambassador, mother of six, breast cancer awareness advocate — Angelina Jolie's latest incarnation is as filmmaker.

Rarely has an actor,...

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Angelina Jolie says she took on the challenge of filming "Unbroken," which has defeated many before her, because she wanted to create a story of hope.

The second-time director is in Australia promoting the new film, the survival story of Olympic and...

Tuesday, Sep. 2, 2014

Unable to find her second directing project, Angelina Jolie took to sifting through "generals."

Looking for a diamond in the rough, the actress-turned-directed searched the movies that studios owned but weren't making.

"So I scanned through...