“We put a very personal film out; something that’s painful to write and painful to shoot and so I have to say that the reception to the film has been more than I really could have ever hoped,” said…
Out Of The Furnace
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.
At 6 feet 8 and 320 lbs., John Fetterman isn’t your average politician. Back in 2005, the mayor of Braddock, Pa., inked the town’s zip code, 15104, on his left forearm. Since then, he has tattooed…
As most of the nation dealt with wintry weather this weekend, it seemed fitting that Disney’s “Frozen” walked away with domestic box office crown, estimating $31.6 million, enough to eclipse…
The frame’s top contenders are a familiar pair as they dominated the box office last weekend with a wide margin of victory. The only difference this time is it appears Disney’s “Frozen” will slip…
A pair of holdovers, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and “Frozen,” look to heat up what is historically a chilly weekend at the domestic box office. The pair are expected to gross somewhere in the…
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.
Variety sits down with this year’s supporting actress contenders including Zoe Saldana, Melissa Leo, Jennifer Garner, Sarah Paulson, June Squibb and Julianne Nicholson.
<Warning: Slight spoilers ahead> Scott Cooper is an actor's director. That term may be thrown around a lot, but the actor-turned-writer-director-producer truly fits the bill. After an "unremarkable…
Christian Bale has an intensity that seeps into performances which leave fans awestruck. His passion for his craft, however, does not include self-promotion. With a pair of compelling perfs to…