Someone once said, “If I made all the movies I turned down and passed on all the movies I made I’d have had the same number of hits and flops.” Whoever he was surely had his tongue in his cheek, but…
To the Editor: The big bad wolf, with his huffing and puffing, is a frightening creature. In the end, however, he is unable blow down the brick house and everyone inside is safe. For actors today…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
The 60th Venice fest was thoroughly saturated in celluloid sex -- even without a single sizzler from Scandinavia.
After two years on the sidelines sorting out its corporate future, lottery franchise DNA Films is finally ready to get back in the production game with its new partner Fox Searchlight.
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Fresh from tackling the high seas with Russell Crowe on "Master and Commander," director Peter Weir is negotiating to direct a WWII epic for Paramount and producers Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner.
Army Archerd - Just For Variety
To the Editor: Martha Lauzen writes that men “wrote and created eight out of 10 situation comedies and dramas on primetime television last year” (letter, Daily Variety, June 23). It’s clear that her…