From subtle racial commentary to overt reality-TV satire, "The Hunger Games" franchise was clearly made for the bigscreen, as the new 'Catching Fire' shows.
“Captain Phillips” thesp Max Martini goes from saving Tom Hanks to keeping a close eye on Jamie Dornan, as he is in negotiations to play Christian Grey’s bodyguard in Universal and Focus’ “Fifty…
Alec Baldwin and MSNBC have agreed to part ways on his short-lived interview show “Up Late” following a controversy that erupted over the actor’s use of an anti-gay slur in an encounter with a…
Christian Bale has an intensity that seeps into performances which leave fans awestruck. His passion for his craft, however, does not include self-promotion. With a pair of compelling perfs to…
The 40-50 pounds that Christian Bale packed on to play inveterate conman Irving Rosenfeld in David O. Russell's upcoming "American Hustle" appears all the more shocking when juxtaposed with the…
Revenge, like octopus, is a dish best served cold, but Spike Lee's disappointingly straight remake of Park Chan-wook's 2003 cult thriller is a lukewarm meal at best.
A more enlightening title than "Kirstie," frankly, would be "Seen Better Days," which at least would capture the depressing sensation associated with watching this mini-"Must-See TV" reunion…
What should Variety's 10 Screenwriters to Watch be wary of on their merry-go-round ride through the film business, as they reach for the brass ring of success and acclaim?