The Variety editorial staff's favorite moments from backstage at the 2013 Emmy Awards: Supporting actress in a comedy winner Merritt Wever of “Nurse Jackie” on her short acceptance speech: “I wanted…
In the small-victory department, the premiere of “Crossfire” didn't produce the kind of cross-talk squabbling apt to give “The Daily Show” fodder to tee off on the CNN revival — yet, anyway. Still…
CNN's revived "Crossfire" program will still feature a host "from the right" and another "from the left," but by the end of the show's 30 minutes, the debaters will have to find some way to meet in…
Subtract the kidnapping, and "Labor Day" depicts the most romantic long weekend a divorced hausfrau could hope for, as a swarthy stranger waltzes into her life, passing the time by fixing her car…
Al Jazeera America's interim CEO and prez made one thing clear during a conference call Wednesday: the forthcoming network will be about hard news, not the salacious “infotainment” made popular on…
In the days before "Elysium" opened last week, a handful of right-wing news outlets attacked the film for being "sci-fi socialism."
"Crossfire" won't return to CNN for at least several weeks. But that hasn't kept the Time Warner news cabler from staging 'right-vs.-left' debates featuring the show's hosts in regularly scheduled…
Olbermann and ESPN prexy John Skipper discuss the return of the anchor/host to the ESPN family.
Trayvon Martin was the first casualty in the George Zimmeran case, but restraint, on the news media's part, was clearly the second, as cable news once again established it is less news, in the…
Usually, one is well advised to be wary of TV's micro portraits devised to illustrate macro trends. Yet "Two American Families" is such a potent treatise on the U.S.' struggling middle class -- as…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.7M Cumulative:$167.1M Disney 36.50%
Rio 22Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$46.3M Fox 59.74%
Draft Day3Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$11.9M Lionsgate / Summit 43.09%