As the last of the summer’s apocalyptic-themed pics, Sony’s “Elysium” looks to do somewhat better than earlier end-of-the-world flops. But with the $115 million-budgeted film tracking for a decent…
A poor script and patchy performances drag down this Edwardian-era drama starring "Downton Abbey's" Dan Stevens.
Legendary Entertainment has already generated a following with fanboys. Now it’s turning to former EA Sports executive Christopher Erb to attract everyone else. As executive VP of brand marketing…
Nev Schulman starred in 2010 doc "Catfish," which codified a whole movement on the Internet, spawned controversy and led to hit MTV series "Catfish."
Dutch photographer Theo Kingma has been elected the next president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.
The Los Angeles Film Festival kicks off Thursday, with Pedro Almodovar's “I'm So Excited!” raising the curtain, and Nat Faxon and Jim Rash's “The Way, Way Back,” bringing it down. In between, the…
The first day of the workshop featured a seemingly endless barrage of biz-related activities. The 17 youngsters from across Los Angeles who participated, rotated through workshops on commercials…
Warner Bros. is developing a Rasputin movie for Leonardo DiCaprio at the actor’s studio-based Appian Way banner along with Kevin McCormick’s Langley Park Pictures. Studio acquired a pitch from…
Indulging one of film history's more entertaining "what might have been" stories, first-timer Frank Pavich delivers his own mind-blowing cult movie.
A superstar in China, Variety's 2013 Asian Star of the Year Li Bingbing recently crossed over to international English-language fare with "Resident Evil: Retribution."
"There's more to football than the violence, but the violent nature contributes to its appeal." Steve James is an award-winning filmmaker whose pics include "Hoop Dreams" and "The Interrupters." His…