That old Hollywood warhorse, the awards TelePrompTer, leaped from the fringes of the Beverly Hilton to the center of conversation at the annual Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. installation luncheon.
With 78 features world premiering at SXSW this year, Variety couldn’t possibly get to everything. Here are quick takes from senior film critic Peter Debruge on a handful of deserving films that…
How do you respond to the same question time after time without looking both bored and ungrateful?
I like Russell Crowe for his consistency. Look at his press photos and he's always glowering, his face a landscape of coarse stubble and angry creases, his voice an ominous rumble.
In what could be the most honest performance of his career, Tab Hunter will appear in "Tab Hunter Confidential," a documentary in which he promises to candidly describe what it was like to live a lie.
New Line Cinema is playing ball with Jim Carrey and Jake Gyllenhaal on "Damn Yankees," attaching both actors to star in a contemporized film transfer of the classic musical.
"Flyboys" is an old-fashioned, boys' adventure version of an arresting chapter in World War I history about the enterprising bunch of young Americans who flew with the French before the United States…
Just for Variety: Hollywood remembered Anne Bancroft Wednesday night at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater. (She died June 6). Carl Reiner hosted. It was not easy for Carl. He and wife Estelle were…
The Santa Barbara Film Festival kicked off its 18th annual edition over the weekend with an emphasis on homegrown filmmaking talent, celebs and history.
The Damn Yankees team, which ran the score high for three seasons in Broadway's legit ballpark, was reassembled to go to bat in this sparkling film version. Sole 'newcomers' in the trek from Broadway…