Mandalay Pictures has unveiled a trio of new projects shepherded by VP Jason Michael Berman following the Sundance sale of Nate Parker’s “The Birth of a Nation,” Variety has learned exclusively…
A cinema chain in Thailand has halted screenings of "Mockingjay, Part 1" the latest installment in Liongate's "Hunger Games" franchise. Three people, including two students were arrested on Tuesday…
Despite a strong challenge from a new John Mayer release and an influx of five fresh titles into the top 10, country singer Luke Bryan held onto his No. 1 perch on the U.S. album chart last week…
When Owen Wilson”s character in “Midnight in Paris” said that “the past is not dead. Actually, it’s not even past,” he was paraphrasing from a work of William Faulkner but not, a federal court ruled…
With 20 productions in five years, Jonjo O'Neill has been onstage nearly every evening, with roles ranging from a tapdancing medical experimenter to Richard III.
Riding a wave of anticipation, Kanye West's "Yeezus" made its much-augured No. 1 debut on the U.S. album chart, besting new titles by a pair of other rappers with chart-topping track records. West's…
Defying the unlucky connotations of its title, Black Sabbath's "13" has become the metal godfathers' first U.S. No. 1 album.
French electronic duo Daft Punk hung onto the top of the U.S. chart for a second consecutive week as "Random Access Memories" enjoyed rare sales legs. The pair's Columbia album tracked sales of…
There are a number of reasons for the slowdown and we've all heard them: With more choices for entertainment, the target audience (young males) is simply not as movie-oriented.
As it happens, Discovery Channel will air a documentary Sunday titled "All the President's Men Revisited," focusing on an event still etched in our collective memory as representing the apex of…
Til Schweiger's "Guardians" has found eager buyers worldwide, with deals closed in Europe, Asia and Latin America.