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.
Two sisters realize they have their hearts set on the same guy in "Walking on Sunshine," a high-energy jukebox musical that's as shamelessly unoriginal as it is guiltlessly entertaining.
Within the oeuvre of DreamWorks Animation, "How to Train Your Dragon" was anything but typical. So when the film went on to earn nearly half a billion dollars, director Dean DeBlois asked himself why…
Imagine if instead of "Titanic" taking the day, "Good Will Hunting" had swept the Oscars the year both films were nominated. That's basically what happened in Germany.
Until last month, when Pixar finally released a synopsis for the toon studio's 15th feature, precious little was known about "Inside Out," which takes place entirely inside the mind of an 11-year-old…