Rolling to the bakeoff – the pics up for the VFX oscar have unique highlights and struggles.
How to savor a fine cut – We asked editors on some of this year's Oscar contenders what they look for when they size up editing on other films, what makes great editing, and what they see that a lay…
F/X lighting goes to 11 – New thinking adds gorgeous effects to Cauron's “Gravity”.
Ron Howard, Bruce Dern, Alexander Payne, Julie Delpy, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto, Tatiana Maslany and more react to their Golden Globe nominations. Keep refreshing for the…
Every year Variety asks playwrights, authors and songwriters to weigh in on screenplays and scripters in the Oscar race. Their insights are as fascinating as the pictures they write about.
SAG nominees react: Sandra Bullock, Bruce Dern, Matthew McConaughey, Kerry Washington, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong'o and more… KEEP UPDATING FOR MORE
High expectations can become a real trap for critics, leading them to judge programs based on what they might have hoped to see, as opposed to what's actually there. Still, it's fair to look at…
It takes a lot of give-and-take – and hardball-playing – to make things happen in Hollywood. These men and women are experts in the rules of the game.