A stodgy, drearily long-winded attempt to to shed light on a little-known chapter of the Civil War.
There are a few admissions one should not make as a reporter at Variety, and I'm going to tell you the biggest one: "Independence Day" is my favorite movie of all time. I know how this sounds, and it…
Bromell's influence will continue to be felt in the third season of "Homeland," which producers started plotting in January. Bromell's eldest son, Will, is set to complete the script for the third…
What do CNN anchors Anderson Cooper and Piers Morgan have to do with "Black Hawk Down" or "Gladiator"? Nothing - until June 23. That's when the Time Warner cable-news outlet will launch a new series…
Ron Maxwell’s Civil War drama “Copperhead” has been set for a June 28 release simultaneously in theaters and on VOD through The Film Collective and Brainstorm Media. “Copperhead,” starring Billy…
Though far less ambitious than "C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America," Civil War mockumentary "The Battle of Pussy Willow Creek" satisfyingly sends up pious History Channel-style treatments of…
The script, while largely historically accurate, is undermined by stilted dialogue, and the pic is laced with ill-fitting parts that wind up literally all over the matte.
Daniel Day-Lewis delivers an unimpeachable performance in Steven Spielberg's shrewd, stately and somewhat stuffy drama focused on a narrow yet defining chapter of Abraham Lincoln's life: abolishing…
Two B.O. hits, both lensed in Cape Town, are adding to South Africa's growing reputation as a shooting hot spot.
Ralph Ferraro, a composer and orchestrator whose credits include episodes of "The Virginian" and the cult movie spoof "Flesh Gordon," died of respiratory failure April 3 at UCLA Medical Center. He…