From the bloody horrors of war to the awkward innocence of youth, the eight films in contention for this year's best picture feature a bevy of strong-willed characters angling to defy the odds.
Always popular with the Academy voters, fully half of the contenders for best picture this year are historical dramas. Four of the eight films vying for the top prize — "Selma," "The Imitation Game,"…
The situation is as follows: A onetime movie idol, his career and confidence in ruins, makes a daring move into a new medium. His livelihood, his sense of value, maybe even his life are at stake. But…
MADRID — The first edition of Spain’s film co-production meeting Ventana del Cine Madrileño, which runs Feb. 12-14, will focus on the joint search for business opportunities by Madrid-based producers…
GOTEBORG – "My Skinny Sister" was met with overwhelming applause when it premiered last weekend at Sweden's Goteborg Film Festival, in competition for the Best Nordic Dragon Award. Sanna Lenken's…
A novelist, journalist and filmmaker who turned 30 only last year, Swedish director Ronnie Sandahl makes the jump from short films with his feature directorial debut, “Underdog.” The film follows…
"Mike & Molly" stars reminisce on five seasons of smallscreen happiness.
Variety asked "Mike & Molly" producers and cast to share their favorite moments from 100 episodes.
On January 5, French post-production house Polyson garnered the coveted César & Techniques Award from a shortlist of six companies. The winner of theaward is determined through voting by the members…
Ken Ehrlich’s relationships with music stars span generations and genres. Here’s reaction from a few to the word Ehrlich was to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. “Ken is a hands-on person. He…