In the latest wrinkle in its "30 for 30" documentary brand, ESPN has commissioned a series of films devoted to women in sports and the landmark 40-year-old Title IX ruling that mandated equal support…
DreamWorks mogul Steven Spielberg wants to work on his own terms, so he's decided to write the checks himself.
The prospect of consumers getting the ability to choose which cable channels they want has proven to be a remarkably resilient fantasy.
On the cable scene, Pivot hopes to take a new step where the now defunct Current turned its ankle. Pivot is a new cabler set to launch Aug. 1 that aims at what might be called the most socially…
Indie coming of age drama "Blue Potato" has partnered with Terra Blues potato chips to promote and market the movie -- even though the film hasn't yet signed a distributor.
Morgan Spurlock hasn't sold out, he's bought in.
Addressing the 3D Entertainment Summit this morning, Variety veep and editorial director Peter Bart warned that the movie industry is facing its biggest crisis since the early 1970s and must embrace…