Other than “Behind the Candelabra,” anointing “Breaking Bad” as TV’s best drama felt like about the only sure thing on an Emmy night that was largely filled with surprises. Yet the show’s crowning…
Few programs have experienced the explosive trajectory of "Homeland," an Emmy winner for its first season before vaulting headlong into its second, wildly veering off course and, almost literally…
Opening day grosses for Universal’s “Despicable Me 2” soared with $34.3 million, while Disney’s big-budget “The Lone Ranger” is resembling the high-speed train wreck depicted in the movie, grossing…
CRIX ON PIX: Variety reviewers sift through the wreckage of Zack Snyder's Superman reboot and other post-9/11 blockbusters.
A 22-year-old Disneyland employee has been arrested in connection with the explosion that occurred at the theme park on Tuesday, the Los Angeles Times is reporting. The man is Christian Barnes, a…
Joining the enthusiasm overseas, American auds are helping "Iron Man 3" soar this weekend with a healthy $68.3 million start on Friday.
Nerves were on edge at KTLA Studios on Tuesday night when the lot was evacuated for more than two hours after a bomb threat that police said turned out to be a prank. The call came in to the station…
This has been the issue from time immemorial -- TV's great strength (immediacy) and glaring weakness (images without context). TV news operates in these situations without a net, without an editor.
Two explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon have resulted in injuries.
A warmly enjoyable dual-character study whose mix of comedic and serious elements should get the good reviews needed to bolster middling commercial prospects.
Visual effects pros who work in an animation wrestle with many of the same problems as their colleagues on live-action pics -- fire, water, smoke, explosions.