A week after Bradley Manning's sentencing in the U.S., this slick, smarter-than-usual British courtroom thriller challenges the validity of policies that shield key evidence from public scrutiny.
CRIX ON PIX: Variety reviewers sift through the wreckage of Zack Snyder's Superman reboot and other post-9/11 blockbusters.
This has been the issue from time immemorial -- TV's great strength (immediacy) and glaring weakness (images without context). TV news operates in these situations without a net, without an editor.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$5.6M Cumulative:$24.3M Sony / Screen Gems -42.28%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$15.9M Warner Brothers -44.30%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
Pic's Bulgarian-made CGI does the most damage in Antoine Fuqua's intense, ugly, White-House-under-siege actioner.
An appallingly funny farce about young terrorists plotting to blow up everyone on the observation deck of the Empire State Building.
A gimlet-eyed glimpse into the roots of terrorism and the politics behind its prosecution.
"Terrorism," a three-part docu produced by Daniel Leconte ("Carlos"), is luring buyers at the TVFI Rendez-Vous in Biarritz.
ShineReveille Intl. has picked up worldwide distribution rights to the NBC News series "The Wanted."
Indian media was itself a major news item as the Mumbai terror attacks came to a conclusion over the weekend.
By underplaying the melodrama, Gavin Hood drains the life out of an explosive subject.