Awards contenders and strategists are like primitive natives, looking for omens of whether the gods are angry or happy. So every awards result is studied, lamented, debated and celebrated.
Even savvy industry veterans seem to think "Gravity" wrote itself. Not true. Jonas Cuaron talks about the cultural influences of his past, all of which fed into his co-writing the film with his…
Leonardo DiCaprio, star and a producer of “Wolf of Wall Street” talked with Variety's Tim Gray about audience reaction, why he's proud of the film and what he learned from Martin Scorsese. What drew…
With awards campaigns and marketing in full swing heading into the Golden Globes, BuzzFeed and Variety have teamed up to look at which nominated movies and actors are dominating the headlines. The…
Could “Philomena” or “Blue Jasmine” win the Oscar for best picture? It seems like an off-the-wall question, but the off-the-wall answer is yeah, maybe. Since early September, pundits have been…
Writers Guild of America's just-announced nominees have reason for optimism in terms of the upcoming Academy Awards, but they come with a load of footnotes and caveats.
Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio will receive the Santa Barbara International Film Festival's Cinema Vanguard Award on Feb. 6 at the Arlington Theatre. The two will be celebrated for their…
In a wide-open year, Hollywood folk are looking for Oscar omens, and today's nominations from the Producers Guild of America offer double reason to celebrate: Aside from the honor of being recognized…
Attention, Oscar voters: Nomination balloting runs through Jan. 8, and you better be careful when making your choices. Yes, I'm sure you are always careful, but this year, it's more urgent than most.
Idris Elba won over the crowd with his acceptance speech when he and Naomie Harris were honored Monday at the 18th Capri-Hollywood Film Festival. The two were handed prizes as best actor and…
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M