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Education Impact Report 2012
Thesp feels personal connection to Entertainment Industry Foundation
A look at this year's honorees for Variety's Sports Entertainment Impact Report.
Institutions innovate ways to connect students with mentors.
"Students want to come out here," Ithaca in L.A. program director Stephen Tropiano says, "but it was difficult managing that as an East Coast school." Having a presence in L.A. makes the jump less…
Top world's film festivals are pop-up microcosms of the film business: Places where, in an intense time frame, art and commerce mix. For university film programs, they are also an ideal teachable…
Telluride Film Lab turns fest guests into honorary UCLA lecturers
As a kid growing up in a tough working-class area of Brooklyn, Chris Rock hung out at the Bushwick Salvation Army Community Center.
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line