Wall Street’s love affair with Lionsgate, fueled by strong “Hunger Games” prospects and a brightening TV outlook, has continued with back-to-back record highs. Stock rose 42 cents to $33.70 on Friday…
It’s summertime, but that didn’t prevent the Annenberg Space for Photography from staging L.A.’s first major exhibition of Helmut Newton’s photos. The famed photographer, of course, always took up…
Consistent with my habit of dispensing unsolicited advice, Jon, here is my response to your announcement that you plan to direct your first movie: Don't do it.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Like most people, I hate being proved wrong -- especially on national television.
Variety staffers cover the biz in new tomes excerpted here. Peter Bart’s “Infamous Players” explores the history of Mob influence in Hollywood; David Cohen’s “The Ballad of Rango” details the making…
There's nothing like a fresh exec shuffle to add an extra layer of buzz at a premiere.
What is it about Irving Grant Thalberg that lingers? After all, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Irving Thalberg Memorial Award is given away to people who have never attempted his job…
Now that "The Kid Stays in the Picture" has opened to strong reviews, documentarians Nanette Burstein and Brett Morgen are working every angle to ensure that the film's subject, Robert Evans, will…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety