Which represent realistic, serious campaigns, and which are windmill-tilting for a beloved star?
As for the Oscars: "Sony has now quite categorically put me in the Best Actress category. That might be an error — I don't know — but it's their call."
"People say, 'Oh, well, it’s just talking heads.' Well on that basis, paintings by Vermeer are just standing women. It’s ridiculous."
Jim Broadbent on Another Year’s Unusual Rehearsals and His Upcoming Margaret Thatcher Film With Meryl Streep
"You might try to sort of guess as a party game, 'I wonder who I'll be married to?'"
The 'Happy-Go-Lucky' director's latest film follows an elderly couple for a year.
The film, about a happy married couple visited by miserable friends, is the odds-on favorite for this year's Palme d'Or.
We rank his body of work, from "Downright chipper!" to "Just kill us now."