Cynthia Lennon, first wife of the Beatles' John Lennon, has died in Mallorca, Spain, after a brief battle with cancer. She was 75. Her son Julian Lennon – himself a musician – announced his mother's…
Prepare to see a new, and rather melodic, side of Al Pacino. The acting legend and Oscar winner — renowned for playing mobsters, detectives or drug lords — shows off his surprisingly adept singing…
With his tufts of gravity-defying, shoe-polish hair and burnt-orange tan, Al Pacino has been sporting the look of a glammer-than-thou aging rock star for so long now that it's only fitting he's…
A new restoration of the Beatles’ 1964 film “A Hard Day’s Night” has been set to play in more than 50 cities nationwide over July 4 weekend. Janus Films announced that the music movie has been…
Variety noted that the times were already a-changin' back in 1958.
Those attracted to rock royalty showed up in droves June 14 at the Sunset Marquis' Morrison Hotel gallery for the private launch party of Julian Lennon's "Everything Changes," his sixth studio album…
"Backbeat," in effect, is one story that breaks into two stories, and the Beatles half ends up getting short-changed.
Variety's Q&A with songwriter Gerry Goffin
Despite admirable aspects, it's a less-than-magical history tour.
Film is a harrowing widescreen tour-de-force.
To track the transformation of John Lennon from adored Beatle to government-stalked peace advocate is David Leaf's stated intention and pic persuasively chronicles an artist sticking to his guns…