Chris Paine's "The Revenge of the Electric Car," lacks the corporate villains, government corruption and baroque conspiracies that galvanized his popular prior pic, "Who Killed the Electric Car?"
Tribeca Film Festival
The 2011 Tribeca Film Festival heads into its final weekend with Swedish narrative pic "She Monkeys" and doc "Bombay Beach" crowned the winners of top competish prizes.
Magnolia Pictures is making it a Tribeca Film Festival hat-trick, picking up North American rights to a third film to unspool at the fest, Sam Shepard starrer "Blackthorn."
As part of the Tribeca Film Festival's Tribeca Talks: Pen to Paper series, Variety's Peter Bart spoke with TFF's Geoffrey Gilmore Easter Sunday about his just-published memoir, "Infamous Players, A…
Jeff Bewkes on Wednesday struck a more conciliatory tone about theater owners and Netflix, both of which have clearly felt under attack from the Time Warner topper in recent months.
Having tackled Enron, Elliot Spitzer and torture in Iraq, Alex Gibney takes on another national enigma, the Chicago Cubs, in "Catching Hell."
An entertaining hot pot of wry political commentary and general mischief.
The Weinstein Company has picked up all rights to ''The Bully Project,'' the doc that bowed this weekend at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Black comedy lurks just below the suspenseful surface, with more than a hint of Lolita-ish absurdity.
Lee Hirsch's "The Bully Project" serves as a call to action against abuse of students by their peers as it follows, over the course of a year, five sobering case histories of unrelenting schoolyard…
Real-world events hung over the Tribeca Film Festival screening of "The Bang Bang Club," the drama -- starring Ryan Phillippe, Taylor Kitsch and Malin Akerman -- about photojournalists covering…