CMT will partner with “Hatfields & McCoys” producer Thinkfactory Media to produce a limited drama series that chronicles the rise of rock ‘n’ roll. The premiere of the eight-episode scripted series…
After a career that saw him sell more than 120 million albums worldwide, Kenny Rogers plans to call it quits after an upcoming farewell tour. Yet the country crooner's first time in Variety came…
Wesley Snipes will star in a remake of crime-drama “Five Minutes to Live” with Chuck Russell directing. Hannibal Pictures will begin selling international rights next week at the American Film…
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Still receiving dividends from the home video release of "Frozen," the soundtrack for Disney's animated tuner held onto No. 1 on the national album chart for an eighth non-consecutive frame last…
This deftly crafted documentary celebrates a country music dynasty — the Carter and Cash family.
This uniquely intertwined dual portrait of a country music icon and his Jewish-Canadian promoter should attract a diverse audience.
"Cowboy" Jack Clement, the producer, engineer, songwriter and singer whose career with Sun Records and RCA saw him man the mixing boards for a plethora of canonical rock and roll and country…
JJ Cale, the musician who wrote “Cocaine” and “After Midnight” for Eric Clapton and songs for numerous other artists, died Friday of a heart attack in La Jolla, Calif. He was 74. His agent confirmed…
Robert De Niro and John Travolta don't exactly shine in this cartoonishly violent drama about two troubled veterans of the Balkan wars.
For those who didn't find "Walk the Line" a sufficient exploration of the Johnny Cash-June Carter made-in-country-heaven romance, Lifetime putties in the gaps with "Ring of Fire," a handsome-looking…
The enduring and oft-tortured romance and marriage of Johnny Cash and the Carter Family's June Carter Cash continues to provide compelling cinematic subject matter. The latest incarnation of the…