“12 Years a Slave,” Judi Dench and Bruce Dern can add another honor to their resume: They’ve topped the list of AARP’s annual Movies for Grownups awards, with “12 Years a Slave” being named best…
Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street," the last major Oscar hopeful to be screened for the media, is an appropriate capper, because the tragicomic film is about excess — and everything about…
Kudos casting was put to the test this weekend at the domestic box office — and some studios reveled in the results. Sony’s “American Hustle,” which scored seven Golden Globes nominations last week…
Alexander Payne's "Nebraska" has been racking up awards and nominations in the past two weeks, which is a long-delayed payoff for his work. The filmmaker waited nine years to film the script, and…
Every year Variety asks playwrights, authors and songwriters to weigh in on screenplays and scripters in the Oscar race. Their insights are as fascinating as the pictures they write about.
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In a year with no shortage of critical favorites, the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. opted to share the wealth.
The SAG Awards are one of the few shows that include an ensemble award in the film and TV categories. We look at the movies most likely to nab a nomination for their casts.
"Art is not a mirror to reflect the world," said Bertolt Brecht. And angst may be in the eye of the beholder. Still, this season's best picture contenders seem to be serving up equal parts…
Variety sits down with this year’s supporting actress contenders including Zoe Saldana, Melissa Leo, Jennifer Garner, Sarah Paulson, June Squibb and Julianne Nicholson.
Wherever you go in town this time of year you're likely to run into a filmmaker. Or an actor. Or at least a producer. It's not that normally inaccessible movie stars are suddenly becoming pedestrian…