Uniglobe Entertainment will launch The Thrive Channel, devoted to cancer survivors, on June 7 to coincide with National Cancer Survivors Day, Variety has learned exclusively. One of the new shows…
Dimitra Arliss, who played a cold-eyed assassin who seeks to kill Robert Redford after sleeping with him in "The Sting," died at the Motion Picture and Television Fund Hospital in Woodland Hills on…
The kind of bottom-feeding yuckfest where a character's slip in dog poo within the first minutes sets the tenor for the next 90 or so.
Ron Baird, former head of CAA's Nashville office, died in Nashville on Feb. 3 from complications with Parkinson's disease. He was 60.
Docu won't win any prizes for artistry, but works well enough in public-service terms.
"Score: A Hockey Musical," a made-in-Toronto romantic sports comedy featuring 19 original tunes, will world preem Sept. 9 as the opening night Gala Presentation of the 35th annual Toronto Intl. Film…
Actor and singer Benny Thomas died Sept. 18 in New York City after a long battle with cancer. He was 62.
In a stern pre-dance-off warning to the students of Rydell High, school principal Miss Lynch announces that "anyone doing tasteless or vulgar movements will be immediately disqualified." If only…
The five-year span of 1978-83 saw no shortage of cultural crimes, and hammering the fatal nail in the coffin of the already moribund movie musical wasn't the greatest of them. Arguably worst of all…
Also with: Charlotte Avery, Richard Calkin, Glenn Carter, John Combe, Liz Ewing, Tamzin Outhwaite, Shane Richie, Heather Robbins, Myra Sands, Aidan Treays , Anna-Jane Casey, Robin Cleaver, Amanda…
Xanadu is truly a stupendously bad film whose only salvage is the music. Olivia Newton-John plays a muse, first seen with her eight sisters painted on a wall. Suddenly, they all come alive, with…