With their choices for this year's Governors Awards, the AMPAS board came up with a roster that is decidedly unusual, un-Hollywood and undriven by TV ratings.
Filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola will receive the Thalberg Award and historian Kevin Brownlow, director Jean-Luc Godard and actor Eli Wallach will receive honorary Oscars at the Academy of Motion…
Tom Sherak has been re-elected prexy of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, his second consecutive stint in the one-year post.
This week, Variety offers our third theme issue, following December's music and decade-wrap editions.
The Lapps have at least 50 words for snow. Yet we have only one word for bloggers. Clearly, we are doing something wrong.
Box office analysis is tricky, but for some reason, everyone wants to do it, and everyone has their own interpretation.
Today marks the halfway point for the calendar year, which in theory means that half of the 2010 awards contenders will have opened.
Oscar is sticking with his Feb. 27 date next year and, though the Academy is studying the feasibility of an earlier date starting in 2012, there are more questions than answers at this point.
"They think I'm a god?" Sean Connery asks Michael Caine about halfway through "The Man Who Would Be King." Yep, that's what the Kafiristan natives think in the 1975 movie, and that's pretty much what…
For repeat festgoers, Cannes is like "Groundhog Day": You go to a favorite restaurant, order the same thing as last year, from the same waiter, and even wonder if the couple across the room was…
The Cannes red carpet is being rolled out throughout Europe today as more than 100 digital movie screens, in 10 countries, will air simultaneous footage of tonight's Palais arrivals and opening…