In the more than 40 years since he gave up touring as a standup comic to focus on his film career, Woody Allen has never missed his old life on the nightclub circuit. Until one night last month.
Cauterizing Hollywood's streak of big-budget bleeding at the box office, Fox's "The Wolverine" should score one of the best three-day openings this summer, tracking between $75 million and $80…
As documentaries go, it's not the Inquisition. But another evening with Brooks should be more than enough to put a little springtime in any fan's step.
An engrossing, well-structured look at the convoluted schemes by which Bernie Madoff made off with billions in investors' money
Twenty of the most memorable scenes in film in 2012, as suggested by the Variety editorial team. By definition, spoilers follow:
Gere, McGregor among those who have yet to gain Academy's recognition
Helmer Nicholas Jarecki appeared just as excited about his feature filming bow as the audience at Gotham's Walter Reade Theater waiting for Lionsgate's "Arbitrage" to unspool.
Further evidence that the working class is sharpening its pitchforks to storm Wall Street's castle, "Tower Heist" serves up an old-fashioned comedy caper in which employees in a tony residential…
"2 Broke Girls" has appealing co-stars, a quite functional premise, considerable raunch, a favorable time-slot and one inherent problem: While CBS has enjoyed solid success with its Monday comedies…
With the tone of a horror-thriller, a flamboyant disregard for the ordinary rules of nonfiction and a hero who's an accountant, "Chasing Madoff" is upbeat in style and downbeat in conclusion.
Attorney Marc Dreier, the mastermind behind one of the largest securities and money fraud schemes in U.S. history, is treated with kid gloves in "Unraveled," a slick, carefully made docu whose effect…