James Gandolfini looks to be returning to the criminal underworld, as he is in talks to join the cast of the Fox Searchlight crime pic "Animal Rescue" starring Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace.
Over the weekend I heard from blogger “VFX Soldier” asking if this comment on his post regarding the visual effects demonstrations held the Sunday the Oscars were held might be from former Digital…
Niels Arden Oplev admitted at the Feb. 26 preem of FilmDistrict's "Dead Man Down" that it was a difficult shoot -- and for an obvious reason.
Consciously evoking the structure and iconography of MGM's classic "The Wizard of Oz" without attempting to rival its impact, Disney's "Oz the Great and Powerful" can be enjoyed, up to a point, on…
For three consecutive years, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has tried to reinvent the wheel with the Oscars and ended up on artistic blocks. So how will they fare next year? The…
Blighty's Oscar nominees will be toasted at the Great British Film Reception hosted by British Consul-General Barbara Hay at her L.A. residence on Feb. 22, two days ahead of the Academy Awards.
Twenty of the most memorable scenes in film in 2012, as suggested by the Variety editorial team. By definition, spoilers follow:
As if adapting a tale that relied on cumbersome 3D, a giant water tank and a computer-animated tiger as its co-star weren't daunting enough, Ang Lee cast a non-actor, Suraj Sharma, in "The Life of…
Hans Zimmer, who worked on all three films in Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy, is set to reteam with the filmmaker once again, as Warner Bros. and director Zack Snyder have tapped him to score…