At one point in "Accidental Love," the movie's crusading heroine flips on a TV and catches a glimpse of George A. Romero's seminal 1968 zombie opus "Night of the Living Dead."
Jake Gyllenhaal’s boxing drama “Southpaw” has been set for a July 31 release in the U.S. by the Weinstein Co. “Southpaw” is directed by Antoine Fuqua from a script by “Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt…
Warner Bros.’ “Suicide Squad” still looks to be one member short. Following Tom Hardy’s departure from the role of Rick Flag, sources now tell Variety that Jake Gyllenhaal has passed on an offer to…
Ruth Wilson is having a helluva week. First she wins a Golden Globe, and then two days later, on Jan. 13, she opens her first Broadway show, “Constellations,” with costar Jake Gyllenhaal. Oh, also it…
Short and sweet and strangely haunting. That’s the quick take on “Constellations,” a romantic two-hander starring dreamy Jake Gyllenhaal and the radiant British thesp Ruth Wilson (fresh off her…
Monday was a good day for the indie hit "Nightcrawler," which kicked off the morning with nominations from both the Art Directors Guild and the Producers Guild of America. It was also a very busy day…
One of the most disappointing realities about 2014 was that as box office shrank compared to last year, independent films were often hit the hardest. Despite stellar reviews, even festival darlings…
Portraits of the year’s top actors from Variety’s Actors-on-Actors Studio.
It wasn't a good year for the movie business — overall U.S. box office dipped by more than 5% in 2014 compared to 2013. Many of the summer blockbusters, from "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" to…
Quality performances made 2014 a truly special year for cinema.