An astonishing feat of cinema presented with utmost modesty, "Corn Island" observes a hardy old peasant and his obedient granddaughter as they carry out one of the world's most daunting farming…
Tina Turner has better legs, and Mick Jagger's got more experience electrifying the crowds. Still, when it comes to singing septuagenarians, it's hard to top (what remains of) Monty Python.
The 1980s Japanese series that first stoked the world's appetite for googly-eyed, androgynous-looking cartoon characters gets a massive CG upgrade from toon powerhouse Toei.
If Alexander Payne had been born in Normandie rather than Nebraska, he might have made a film like "Paris Follies."
Through an unusual blend of realistic storytelling and childlike imagination, a little-known, never-before-filmed chapter of Japanese history comes to light.
As if people need another reason to think twice about online dating, the pitch-black romantic comedy "Alleluia" updates the classic "lonelyhearts" case of Raymond Fernandez and Martha Beck to the…
This year, the top prizes in Cannes sent a clear message to the international cinema community: From Palme d'Or winner "Winter Sleep" (Turkey) to Un Certain Regard favorite "White God" (Hungary) and…
The 10 pics championed by Variety critics selected to screen at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival next month are an eclectic mix of the year's best-reviewed Euro-backed features. Representing a…
If you should have the good fortune to visit Sicily in June, the last thing you want to do is sit inside and watch movies.
Selected by a team of Variety editors based on extensive polling of the professional comedy community, the 10 Comics to Watch will be honored with a cocktail party and panel at the Just for Laughs…
Ben Stiller and Melanie Griffith were both honored by the Taormina Film Festival in the Sicilian town's open-air Teatro Antico today.