Theater owners from around the world converge next week on CinemaCon, the annual exhibition tradeshow in Las Vegas, eager for studios to unveil the big gambles they're taking on the latest comicbook…
Way back in the olden days, 15-20 years ago, exhibitors and their cinema chains faced competition from a well-known enemy: TV and VCRs. Today, thanks to the digital revolution and the ever-increasing…
It’s been nearly two years since Pixar last had a film in theaters, but given the strong reaction that “Inside Out” enjoyed from exhibitors Wednesday at CinemaCon, the wait was worth it. The animated…
Although the programming of the Colcoa French Film Festival falls mainly in the hands of executive producer and artistic director Francois Truffart, he acknowledges that the annual event, now in its…
Variety takes a look at the top in-house attorneys, litigators and transactional lawyers in entertainment.
"Everyone loves a comeback" is one of the most enduring maxims in showbiz, and if there's ever been an attorney who embodies both that saying and the industry, it's Variety's Billion Dollar…
In addition to practicing law and making deals for his clients, Cohen Gardner partner Jeff B. Cohen wrote "The Dealmaker's Ten Commandments: The Essential Tools for Business Forged in the Trenches of…
If there's a common note of caution from security experts in the wake of the Sony hack, it's this: Nothing will be 100% foolproof. That is a challenge from a legal perspective, as Sony is facing a…
Without a Yank in the bunch, score contenders reflect Acad's global reach.
From upbeat anthem to farewell ballad, category reveals embarrassment of riches.