Formula One adversaries James Hunt and Niki Lauda's larger-than-life bout for the 1976 world championship title fuels Ron Howard's exhilarating "Rush" — not just one of the great racing movies of all…
Warner Bros. has released a new trailer for "The Conjuring," highlighting the Perron family members who are portrayed in James Wan's tale of demonic possession.
David Mamet's trifle "November" suddenly looks like a political classic compared to Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn's "Yes, Prime Minister." Recycled and updated from a U.K.TV series, this stage comedy…
Lucille Martin, a former VP and special assistant to the Disney Co. board of directors who started at the company as a personal secretary to Walt Disney, died due to complications from cancer Oct. 24…
Roy E. Disney will likely be remembered principally for the role he played behind the scenes in the Disney boardroom, engineering two coups and helping revitalize the animated film division.
Scott Kirsner, a Variety contributor, has written a tome chronicling how Hollywood has battled every major technological innovation that has come along. Naysayers didn't believed sound, and color…
Songwriter Ron Miller, whose tunes included pop classics "Touch Me in the Morning" and "For Once in My Life," died July 23 of cardiac arrest in Santa Monica, Calif. after a long battle with emphysema…
Good books don't always translate into good TV movies, especially one that is as complex and character-driven as Christina Bartolomeo's novel that serves as the basis for Hallmark Hall of Fame's…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
For the masses out there who love nature films, and even those who don't, Carroll Ballard's more than fits the commercial bill and should score well too with critical suds on several counts. Pic was…
Although Bette Davis has star billing there's not much reason for it as the film revolves around teenager Lynn-Holly Johnson who just happens to resemble the long-lost daughter of Davis.