It’s official: Bruno Mars will sing at halftime of Super Bowl XLVIII in February at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. Fox will telecast next year’s pro football championship game, historically one of…
The Croisette in Cannes, typically a calm beachfront, was the scene of a chaotic incident Friday after a man arrested for allegedly firing a gun and brandishing a fake grenade outside of a television…
An ugly, unusually audience-pandering thriller from the prickly German director behind such mass-killing sprees as "Postal" and "Rampage," this one playing like "Margin Call" with grenades.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
OK, it's official: MTV has run out of spinoff ideas for the “Jersey Shore” gang, following up its tag-along vehicles for Pauly D. and the walking visual sight-gag “Snooki & JWOWW” with “The Show With…
The New York transfer of U.K. musical “Matilda” opened April 11 at Broadway’s Shubert Theater. The following is David Benedict’s review (Daily Variety, Dec. 13, 2010) of the London production, with…
With the immediacy of a flash grenade, "The Square" captures a historical moment by inhabiting a political organism -- the ongoing Egyptian Revolution, filmed for two years in and around Tahrir…
This year, the nominees offer a more diverse array of frame-by-frame techniques than the features category, which is divided between stop-motion and CG films, all of them in 3D.
"I never heard of anyone who needed an assault weapon to kill a deer." — Larry Flynt An assassination attempt left Hustler publisher Larry Flynt a paraplegic. He continues to build his empire and…
Move over, Taylor -- Kanye's in the house.
Presenting excerpts from an actual videotaped interrogation at Guantanamo, this disturbing docu casts the U.S. not as an exporter of democracy but as an international enabler of civil-rights…
Grim but gripping tale of a rural lad's first exposure to evil in Spain's post-Civil War years.