After a promising buildup, Mitchell Altieri's thriller about a religious cult arrives at a somewhat underwhelming payoff.
"Dexter" had been running on creative fumes the past few seasons, and Sunday night's series finale — despite its emotional flourishes — merely underscored that this was a series well past its…
Opera is the subject, medium and language of Jiri Menzel's inventive if overstretched comedy.
Justin Timberlake wants to be in a Batman movie, but not as the famed superhero. He'd rather show his bad side. The pop icon ruled out playing Batman sidekick Robin in the upcoming “Batman vs…
XLrator Media has acquired all North American rights to Mitchell Altieri’s thriller “Holy Ghost People,” a month after its world premiere at South by Southwest. The movie was produced by Jeffrey…
Austin — As "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" opens South by Southwest Friday with a comic flourish, hundreds of bizzers — including the fest's largest-ever buyer contingent — begin the real SXSW…
Federal tax exemption expected to fuel digital converstion
The one positive thing that can be said about "Twice Born," thesp-helmer Sergio Castellitto's adaptation of his wife Margaret Mazzantini's novel, is that the luridly plotted melodrama also plays as…
Wu Ershan's supernatural costumer combines technical razzle-dazzle with a competently told yarn that allows its stars to shine.
Horror pic's creepiness factor is sufficient to rate this a notch above genre average.
U.S. helmer Doug Liman was at the Pusan Film Festival Monday to tubthump for martial arts comedy "The Butcher, the Chef and the Swordsman," on which he has an exec producer credit and which is backed…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Who Should Win the 2017 Oscars? How Variety’s Critics Would Vote
- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking