For actors, sweating out TV's development season doesn't end when their pilot gets picked up to series; instead, officially unveiling the fall lineups introduces one final hurdle to the process…
From the May 28, 2013 issue of Variety
It was supposed to be a one-season-and-done creative workout for two longtime Aussie friends. But success got in the way, and now the legal drama series "Rake" has become a transcontinental franchise.
The news that Sony is at least considering Third Point founder and CEO Daniel Loeb's proposal to partially spin off the company's entertainment assets seems to have unleashed a bevy of what-ifs.
While Hollywood's most colorful movie aficionado, Harvey Weinstein, was by far the most active U.S. buyer at the 12-day annual event, overall sales lagged behind last year's market.
Naked capitalism hit the screen at Cannes, but it was steamy "Blue" that bared the fest's soul.
The 25-story-tall robots of "Pacific Rim" may have shoulders big enough to carry the hopes riding on the picture.
What words come to mind when you think of a summer tentpole? "Thrilling?" "Spectacular?" "Thunderous"? When director Guillermo del Toro talks about "Pacific Rim," his favorite description is…
"Pacific Rim" put Guillermo del Toro back in the director's chair after five years. He was loose, free and in total control throughout a grueling but successful shoot. So why did showing footage from…
Striker Entertainment's Russell Binder and Legendary have lined up potentially lucrative licensing deals tied to Guillermo del Toro's "Pacific Rim" that are as impressive as its onscreen giants.
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media