A not-particularly-fresh take on "The Bad News Bears" -- which already spawned multiple movies and a 1979 series -- "Back in the Game" isn't without its modest charms.
ABC' opened the floodgates on Friday evening, ordering seven new dramas and five comedies for the 2013-14 season. Alphabet's new dramas are: Joss Whedon's “Marvel's Agents of SHIELD,” “Lucky 7,”…
The Producers Guild of America's plan to certify film credits is gaining traction. The Producers' Mark — a lower-case “p.g.a.” after a certified producer's name — has been approved for 21 films with…
Another day, another two pilots for J.J. Abrams.
Christopher Nolan's longtime casting director John Papsidera must have seen "Apollo 13" recently, as veteran character actors Brett Cullen and Chris Ellis are set to round out the ensemble of Warner…
Army Archerd, whose 52-year run as a Daily Variety columnist made him unique among showbiz reporters, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of a rare form of mesothelioma, a lung cancer thought to be the…
Pilots added to the mix Friday include a Fox sitcom set at a used-car dealership; an NBC laffer based on the life of poker champ Annie Duke; and a high-concept WB entry about a mermaid in Miami.
Cartoons! Men love cartoons! It must have been screamed as loud as a 49er striking gold back when the TNN brass, having shed their Nashville duds, mined the idea of Spike TV and an all-male network…
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Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%