Rooney Mara has opened up about the whitewashing debate that ignited when she was cast as Tiger Lily in 2015 film “Pan,” leading to thousands protesting the fact that a white actress was cast in the…
Box office bombs like “Pan” and “In the Heart of the Sea” weighed down Time Warner’s fiscal fourth quarter. A weaker film slate at its studio, Warner Bros., contributed to a mixed quarter at the…
As the holiday season wound down, Universal Pictures' "Minions" remained the top-selling movie on the national home video sales charts the week ended Dec. 27, overcoming a strong challenge from the…
For the Academy's best animated feature category, the Oscar rules clearly state "animation must figure in no less than 75% of the picture's running time." Even so, some of the year's most impressive…
The Koki Mitani sci-fi comedy "Galaxy Turnpike" won its second straight weekend at the Japanese box office.
"Ant-Man" solidified its place at the top of the Chinese box office. But there was no Middle Kingdom rescue for "Pan" which suffered a dismal opening.
In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by iSpot.tv, Universal claims the top spot in TV ad spending for its period horror piece "Crimson Peak." Telling the story of…
As usual, this year's makeup Oscar race features a wide array of character transformations, period detail and genre manifestations.
“Pan,” the pricey fantasy adventure about a boy who refuses to grow up, crashed on the shoals of audience indifference last weekend when it debuted in the United States and across more than 50…
“Pan” was supposed to provide a fresh spin on the oft-told tale of the boy who could fly, but the pricey epic remained earthbound last weekend, opening to an anemic $15.3 million. That disastrous…
Foreign audiences weren’t enchanted by “Pan.” The big-budget fantasy crashed to earth this weekend, earning a drab $20.5 million overseas while debuting in 52 markets. That represents over 40% of the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History