Yekra, a digital distribution platform for independent filmmakers, has added former Paramount Home Entertainment president Eric Doctorow to its board of directors. The move should provide Yekra’s…
"American Reunion" thesp Jay Harrington has inked with Resolution. Harrington can also be seen on TV Land's "Hot in Cleveland." He is managed by A Management Company.
Longtime Hollywood exec Eric Doctorow is launching Random Media to produce and acquire films and other programming primarily for the home entertainment market, and has signed a multi-year…
Marking its territory super early, Disney has flagged release dates from 2016 through 2018 for eight untitled films from Pixar and Disney Animation. The release dates all fall within months that are…
PARIS — Tom Dercourt’s on-demand programming platform La Septieme Salle is partnering up with Franco-German net Arte to organize monthly premieres across France’s arthouse theaters. The…
MADRID — Santiago Palavecino, one of the leading young lights of Argentina's building auteur genre scene, is prepping romantic psychological thriller "Hijo unico" (Only Child), his follow-up to "Some…
Warner Bros. 3D adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" has reached the $100 million mark at the U.S. box office after 14 days of release.
Jeremy Irvine, star of "War Horse" and upcoming drama "The Railway Man," visits the Variety Studio in Cannes.
Year after year, one organization has been using the Cannes Film Festival to combine goodwill and glamour: amfAR's Cinema Against Aids gala.
Film and sound editor David Campling, who worked on such films as "Platoon" and "The Terminator," died May 9 in Los Angeles of cancer. He was 73. Campling earned a BAFTA nomination for his sound work…
Variety's critics will see much of the Cannes selection, but which pics are they really excited about? The answers below