As most baldly evidenced by his refusal to tell a joke at last year's "Saturday Night Live" 40th anniversary celebration, Eddie Murphy has largely set aside any on-screen comedic inclinations.
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Ricky Gervais has yet to find another role as perfectly suited to his caustic sensibilities as "The Office" boss David Brent — or, for that matter, the impishly nasty, trash-talking persona he…
A pair of vintage Air Jordans take the place of a bicycle in Justin Tipping's "Kicks," which updates De Sica's post-war Rome for the modern day East Bay culture of sideshows and Mac Dre, following a…
Among the most singular films to premiere at this Tribeca Film Festival, Alma Har'el's documentary "LoveTrue" reps an unusual view on the well-worn topic of love, in all its human imperfections.
In what will likely be one of the biggest deals out of this year's Tribeca Film Festival, Netflix has acquired worldwide streaming rights to the dramatic comedy "Little Boxes," Variety has learned…
Crime doesn't pay, and in "A Kind of Murder," neither does fantasizing about it.
Asian-American rappers battle not only other lyricists but also ethnic and music-industry stereotypes in "Bad Rap," filmmaker Salima Koroma's documentary portrait of four aspiring musicians…
Tribeca Film Festival: Demetri Martin’s ‘Dean,’ Documentary ‘Do Not Resist’ Win Top Awards (FULL LIST)
Demetri Martin’s directorial debut “Dean,” Craig Atkinson’s documentary look a police culture “Do Not Resist”and Udi Aloni’s “Junction 48” earned top juried awards at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival…
Independent distributor Abramorama has set a theatrical release for the documentary “As I Am: The Life and Times of DJ AM,” Variety has learned exclusively. The documentary opens on May 27 at Village…
The conversation about the status of women in the movie business has become exhausting, Jodie Foster and Julie Taymor admitted Wednesday during a panel at the Tribeca Film Festival. “We were both…
Justifiable anger at Palestinian disenfranchisement wins out over tight scene construction, but Berlin's Panorama audience prize proves that message can be more important than craft.