From the June 25, 2013 issue of Variety
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With the recent announcement by U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) of his intention to introduce the Stage Act of 2013, the legit industry may be one step closer to earning an IRS write-off.
3D isn't dead, but it has plateaued and is going to be stuck at about this level until the technology improves.
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For a self-taught musician who admits he still doesn't read or write music, Argentine transplant Gustavo Santaolalla, a two-time Oscar-winning composer (“Babel,” “Brokeback Mountain”), appears to…
Showtime's new drama "Ray Donovan" blends gloss with grit — and plenty of inside-showbiz references.
Eighteen years ago, film composer and jazz artist Mark Isham (“Crash,” “42”) was writing music in his Benedict Canyon garage. When he and his wife Donna went looking for property that would provide…
Police guitarist Andy Summers' recording studio, located just a block from the ocean, is housed in an airy, multilevel building with a storied history. Once home to artist Jean-Michel Basquiat ("You…
Variety critics select a diverse range of up-and-coming helmers, whose films will be screened at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival.
Variety has selected Jake T. Austin, Abigail Breslin, Nina Dobrev, Tyler Posey and Quvenzhané Wallis as honorees at its seventh annual Power of Youth gathering, set for July 27 at Universal Studios…