JIM CARREYin “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”How he got here: With so much competition this year he may be heading to another disappointing Oscar nomination day, but Carrey can always count on…
ANNETTE BENING in “Being Julia”How she got here: Playing a larger-than-life actress in a smaller-than-usual film, Bening shows she can do it all. “They love Annette, they love period pieces, and…
It's called the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., but this year, its rules are creating a best picture race that's a Hollywood vs. the world matchup. Unlike the Academy Awards, which allow any…
With the strongest actor lineup in years, Oscar may have some tough choices ahead. There are more than 20 viable contenders who in any other year might have been a shoo-in for a nomination. This year…
It's still about politics. The 2004 presidential contest may be history, but as Hollywood focuses on that other election, the Oscar race, some of the same issues and allegiances remain in the mix.
In 1978 and 1979, three major studio movies dealing with U.S. involvement in Vietnam, -- "Coming Home," "The Deer Hunter" and "Apocalypse Now" -- received best picture nominations. But it was…
Some 350 attending filmmakers, half a dozen red-carpet galas, a transportation fleet of top-of-the-line Audis, a rich new sponsorship, a name change and a first-time alliance with North America's…
The third time was the charm in New Line's quest for Oscar's top prize for its "The Lord of the Rings" epics. But the long, winding road traveled by "The Return of the King" to its unprecedented…
"He's the best star actor there ever was in the movies," film critic Richard Schickel declared. Schickel and Robert Trachtenberg, writer-director of TCM docu "Cary Grant: A Class Apart," which…
Now that the film biz is embracing day-and-date openings, DVD may start to embrace the trend, panelists at a Variety Cannes Conference Series panel session said Thursday morning.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%