The Hollywood Film Festival has unveiled the 25 films chosen for its narrative and documentary feature competitions. The three-day fest kicks off on Oct. 18 at Hollywood's ArcLight Cinemas. The…
ArcLight Cinemas Documentary Film Festival
ArcLight Cinemas will host its third annual Documentary Film Festival from Oct. 9 to 13 at the theater's Hollywood location. This year’s fest received more than 250 submissions — its highest to date…
REARVIEW: A strong showing by Canadian and British filmmakers, an outstanding selection of performances and a relentless flow of Oscar hype were all in evidence at the Toronto Film Festival.
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LONDON — The first image has been released from Saul Dibb's keenly anticipated pic "Suite Francaise," which was acquired by The Weinstein Company for the U.S., Latin America, Australia, Russia and…
Spike Lee’s Kickstarter campaign has hit the half-million dollar mark, thanks largely to New York Knicks supporters stepping up. As of noon PDT Thursday, Lee had received 26 pledges of $10,000 in…
The opening of “Fruitvale Station” on the same weekend as the Trayvon Martin trial concluded was certainly not planned. But the similarity of the two high-profile shootings was a potent reminder for…
Paramount has started to amp its marketing for its big budget tentpole “World War Z” in the last couple weeks and its most recent element involved its star Brad Pitt making a surprise appearance at a…
With 78 features world premiering at SXSW this year, Variety couldn’t possibly get to everything. Here are quick takes from senior film critic Peter Debruge on a handful of deserving films that…
An ebullient encore not only for its central foursome, but also for the distinguished musicians who comprise the rest of the ensemble, Dustin Hoffman's directorial debut shows retirement hasn't…
A ho-hum exorcism chiller that tries to spice up a formulaic screenplay by converting a predominantly Catholic-fixated horror subgenre to Judaism.
How old Hollywood became home to new theatrical experiences.