Review: ‘Ricky Gervais’


As a creator of Brit TV series "The Office" and "Extras," Ricky Gervais has trafficked in those uncomfortable spaces where human communication breaks down, creating singularly squishy circumstances…

  • Biz

Too-quiet Mouse


Reading excerpts from Stanley Gold's letter to Michael Eisner ("Delivering a 'Dear Michael' letter, Daily Variety, Dec. 3), a particular phrase caught my eye: "the enormous loss of creative talent…

  • Film

Short Takes


Tickets for two Barbra Streisand concerts at Vegas’ new MGM Grand Hotel were snapped up within hours of going on sale. Ticket prices for the New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day concerts, at the…