Brooklyn (Movie)

Oscars 2016: Chris Rock Scores and ‘Spotlight’ Takes Center Stage

The newspaper drama about the Catholic Church cover-up of sexual abuse by priests snatched top honors over “The Revenant,” considered the favorite by many.

Holding Out Hope for ‘Room’ to Win the Oscar for Best Picture

With Academy Award voting down to its final days and voters split, the small film company A24 sees a possibility that its long-shot contender “Room” can win.

The Carpetbagger: It’s Indies vs. Blockbusters in Film Critics’ Awards

New York, Boston and Los Angeles reviewers split between small movies like “Spotlight” and big hits like “Mad Max: Fury Road.”

ArtsBeat: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2’ Keeps Top Box-Office Spot

Second place went to “Krampus,” a rare Christmas-themed horror movie, which arrived to about $16 million in ticket sales, a bit more than analysts expected.