Show business isn’t always gravy–just look at 2015, which had its fair share of ups and downs in film and TV. In honor of Thanksgiving, Variety’s staff have picked the biggest turkeys, critical and…
As usual, this year's makeup Oscar race features a wide array of character transformations, period detail and genre manifestations.
Now that the midway point through 2015 has been passed, iSpot.tv has undertaken an analysis of the spending and engagement for movie studios' TV advertising activity so far this year. Over the last…
Two new releases vaulted into the top two spots on the national home video sales charts the week ending June 7 as studios gear up for the start of summer – and a slate of high-profile theatrical…
"Jupiter Ascending" is poised to overtake its North American total.
Audiences worldwide flocked to Disney’s “Cinderella,” eager to see if the slipper fit and propelling the live-action version of the animated smash to an estimated $62.4 million at the foreign box…
Wachowski siblings equal North American opening score. Grosses for all but one of the holdovers took huge tumbles after the end of the Chinese New Year holidays.
“Jupiter Ascending” may have bombed in the United States, but Chinese audiences are embracing the story of a cleaning lady who discovers she’s intergalactic royalty. The Wachowski siblings’ space…
For the first month and a half of 2015, it’s been feast or famine at the multiplexes. The hits have been huge, but the flops have been equally gigantic. Last weekend, “Fifty Shades of Grey” became…
“Fifty Shades of Grey” sizzled at the weekend box office, setting new records for the highest-grossing Presidents Day holiday opener of all time and ranking among the biggest R-rated debuts in…
In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by iSpot.tv, Will Smith’s “Focus” took the top spot on the back of an estimated $10.9 million spent on 1,110 national airings…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History