• Director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, a feature film award nominee for "The Revenant," poses with his nomination medallion at the 68th Directors Guild of America Awards at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

    Directors Guild gives top award to Mexican director Inarritu

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — An unclear cinematic season got a little foggier on Saturday with Alejandro Inarritu’s Directors Guild win for his harrowing frontier epic “The Revenant.” With only weeks to go before the Academy Awards on Feb. 28, the race is still as wide open as ever.

  • This image released by Lionsgate shows Teresa Palmer , left, and Benjamin Walker in a scene from "The Choice." (Dana Hawley/Lionsgate via AP)

    Review: ‘The Choice’ a Sparks romance with a side of cheese

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nicholas Sparks’ novels wouldn’t continue to be best-sellers and be adapted into movies if some audiences didn’t like their romances with a hearty helping of cheese.