A flinty, observant tale of Third World immigrants dealing with the harsh realities of modern London, “Dirty Pretty Things” returns director Stephen Frears to the milieu of his 1980s' successes “My…
When it came time to make their TV nominations, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s Golden Globe voters stood up for the underdog.
"Cold" is hot and little films are big in the 61st annual Golden Globe nominations. Miramax's "Cold Mountain" led the film race with eight noms, followed by "Lost in Translation" and "Mystic River,"…
Number of femme writer-directors who have won an original screenplay Oscar for a film they also helmed: Jane Campion for 1993's "The Piano." This year, "Lost in Translation's" Sofia Coppola or…
During the Q&A after Variety's unspooling of "House of Sand and Fog," stars Ben Kingsley and Jennifer Connelly said they were captivated by the novel it's based upon, even before there was a…
Blame it on Sept. 11 or on the wars that followed, but movies seem to have taken a dark turn in late 2003.
A look at the rise of independent film in the original screenplay category.
Indie films aren't always the underdogs at the Academy Awards. Inspect the list of winners for original screenplay over the past decade (from Pedro Almodovar to Julian Fellowes, Quentin Tarantino to…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%