Justin Lin's feature debut as a solo helmer, Better Luck Tomorrow, hit Sundance in 2002. Its subject matter wasn't too unfamiliar: a group of high-achieving Asian-American high school kids who lead…
A superstar in China, Variety's 2013 Asian Star of the Year Li Bingbing recently crossed over to international English-language fare with "Resident Evil: Retribution."
Earth Day may still conjure images of hippies asking people to save the planet, but at UTA, planet-saving has taken on a decidedly high-tech edge.
As chief creative officer of Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, Lasseter's impact can be seen in every toon offering from the two studios.
American cinephiles will be able to access new Russian titles on Hulu and Hulu Plus in November in a deal announced by Roskino, Russia's state-run film promotion organization, and Gravitas Ventures…
Why is it that in 2012, we still need a Women's Impact list? Women were given the right to vote in 1920 and the Civil Rights Act of 1964 outlawed gender discrimination in the workplace. Surely by now…
Variety's sixth annual Power of Youth event on Saturday was hot -- both figuratively and literally.
The Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival has reinstated several major awards, including best international feature by an emerging director, the Michael Powell Award for best British feature and best…
Reaching beyond its usual festivals and distribution ops, Poland's New Horizons Assn. has boarded "Comrade Jesus," from helmer Urszula Antoniak.
The guardians of Harry Potter's onscreen legacy have exhibited a remarkable consistency through the eight pics in the series.
Oh, sure, it's been called middlebow. And yes, critics -- mostly male -- strained to recognize the film's strengths. But soph helmer-scribe Tate Taylor treated the beloved bestselling material with…
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