“Spawn” creator and Image Comics president Todd McFarlane had a not-so-subtle message for studios and filmmakers on Wednesday: If you’re seeking comic-book-based source material to turn into movies…
Only the genre faithful need apply, but this found-footage horror-thriller should put first-time director Richard Raaphorst on Hollywood's radar.
Hulu is no longer for sale — and its current owners claim their strategies for the Internet TV site are fully in sync. On Friday, 21st Century Fox, NBCUniversal and The Walt Disney Co. jointly…
Screen Media Films has acquired U.S. rights to Todd Sklar's comedy "Awful Nice," which premiered in March at South by Southwest.
The Croisette in Cannes, typically a calm beachfront, was the scene of a chaotic incident Friday after a man arrested for allegedly firing a gun and brandishing a fake grenade outside of a television…
The producers behind "ABCs of Death" are getting ready to add more letters, announcing a sequel to last year's anthology horror pic to shop at Cannes.
Los Angeles, March 13, 2013…Award-winning business and technology journalist Todd Spangler is joining Variety as the New York digital editor, covering digital media with particular emphasis on the…
Damian Alcazar ("The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian") is in negotiations to topline Jorge Michel Grau's soph pic "Keep Quiet," the Mexican helmer's follow-up to his debut "We Are What We Are."
When XYZ Films set up shop in mid-2008, the economy was in free fall and traditional sources of independent film financing were scarce.
Every teenager dreams of throwing a legendary house party. The three young stars of "Project X" -- Thomas Mann, Oliver Cooper and Jonathan Daniel Brown -- actually got to do it on film, thanks to…
Fresh off his critically acclaimed turn in Sundance's audience award winner "The Surrogate," John Hawkes has committed to star opposite Yasiin Bey in the Elmore Leonard adaptation "Switch," from…