Amazon Studios has selected five original series — comedies “Alpha House” and “Betas,” along with kids’ shows “Annebots,” “Creative Galaxy” and “Tumbleaf” — to become full series, available via the…
A daunting but dramatic program of shorts that serve as efficient treatments of pressing world concerns.
Low-rent pic won't evict "Single White Female" from its top-floor residence among psycho-roomie cinema.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Kevin Smith's pic is like a dull blade slashing wildly, predictably and ineffectually at its target.
Off Broadway has a potential hit in "Rooms," Paul Scott Goodman's "rock romance." Goodman's varied and impressive score combines with Scott Schwartz's canny staging and strong performances from…
Bette Midler and Bonnie Bruckheimer's All Girl Prods. has brought in Julia Eisenman as a partner in the company, just as they're on the verge of completing a deal with Media Capital Partners for a…
Sticking to their agenda to make films about women, New Line's newly formed ChickFlicks has teamed up with Bette Midler's All Girl Prods. for its first production: a movie based on Sue Margolis'…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Despite the presence of Ellen DeGeneres as guest star, "Roseanne" turns in a rare, below-par episode. Good gags in Laurence Broch's script keep the show above standards of most sitcoms, if noticeably…
You love her or you hate her, but even her most vehement non-fans would have to admit that "Roseanne" is a great series.