Recording revenues have shrunk. But streaming, and Spotify, could bring them back. But the problem with artists is they don't see the big picture.
Ad agencies have long worked to produce various pieces of video content, even full-blown TV programs, but the growth of video platforms has heightened demand for those services, which have been seen…
As a producer, director and writer who's whipped old franchises into shape for the new century ("Star Trek," "Mission: Impossible"), then spun ripping original yarns ("Super 8") with an equally deft…
File Laurie Metcalf starrer "Getting On" among unnecessary format deals, as well as among HBO's recent string of comedies with a too-narrow pitch.
"You can go from two kids in a fistfight to the emergency room real fast" advises one concerned citizen in "Homefront," a tale of backwoods retribution that suggests what Roman Polanski's "Carnage"…
This nonstop action-comedy about an inept police mole busting Japan's biggest drug ring will be right up the alley of Takashi Miike's many fans.
SAG Awards Preview: Actors on Actors: Julia Roberts, Benicio Del Toro, Nicole Kidman and More Critique This Year's Contenders
The SAG Awards are the only kudos of the season that are all about the actors. Their trophy is even called the Actor. In the spirit of actors celebrating their peers, we spoke to several about the…
Kiarash Asadizadeh weaves an uneven tale of infidelity and disastrous relationships in this well-acted but strained family drama.
"Philomena," starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan, debuts Nov. 22 via the Weinstein Co. Coogan wrote the script and plays Sixsmith in a portrait that is often unflattering. Variety asked Sixsmith for…
On Nov. 25, at a gala ceremony in New York, Anke Schaferkordt, co-CEO of RTL Group and CEO of RTL Germany, will receive the Intl. Emmy Directorate Award from the Intl. Academy of Television Arts and…