Paramount has decided to go "Looking for Alaska" with Sarah Polley, signing her to adapt the coming-of-age comedy-drama. The studio is in talks with Polley to direct the adaptation of John Green’s…
Stories We Tell
For one critic, "Inside Llewyn Davis," "12 Years a Slave" and "Stories We Tell" were among the year's outstanding releases.
Members of the Academy's documentary branch may see their 149 films as proof that reality bites. Never fear. Variety will help you sort through this.
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Variety's critics debate the highs and lows of an unusually paranoid and post-apocalyptic summer movie season.
The glut of big-budget tentpoles left even less room than usual for specialty pics to spread out and catch audience attention this summer.
It's not every day that you step into an office where one wall is covered with posters of Papa Smurf, George of the Jungle and ALF and the opposite is lined with personal photos of Nelson Mandela…
When Google Glass debuts next year, the way we tell stories and watch others tell them may start to change in significant ways. And not just for the people who upload their life moments onto YouTube.
PHOTOS: The Best Films of 2013 (So Far) Conventional wisdom has it that the studios, ever mindful of awards season, tend to reserve their quality movies for year’s end. Certainly that seems to have…
Warner Bros.’ release of the Baz Luhrmann 3D spectacle “The Great Gatsby” proved there’s more to summer moviegoing than just superheroes and sequels, scoring a glitzy $51.1 million opening estimate…
A spirited not-quite-documentary portrait of the skateboarding subculture that flourished in East Germany in the early 1980s.
"Blue Caprice," Alexandre Moor's Isaiah Washington starrer that bowed at Sundance earlier this year, will open the 2013 edition of New Directors/New Films, the annual festival co-presented by Film…