David Mamet's trifle "November" suddenly looks like a political classic compared to Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn's "Yes, Prime Minister." Recycled and updated from a U.K.TV series, this stage comedy…
“American Horror Story” thesp Evan Peters has been tapped as Quicksilver in Fox's “X-Men: Days of Future Past.” Bryan Singer will direct, with Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Jennifer Lawrence…
In Richard Nelson's new play, “Nikolai and the Others,” George Balanchine, Igor Stravinsky, Maria Tallchief and a full complement of other notable Russian emigres spend a Chekhovian weekend together…
A new play by a Pulitzer winner and another by a fast-rising up-and-comer are among the brewing works tapped for development as part of the National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O'Neill…
LONDON — "The X Factor" production company Syco (Simon Cowell and Sony Music Entertainment) has teamed with legit producers Stage Entertainment U.K. to lampoon its multi-territory TV talent search in…
Peter Dinklage will play the villain in Fox's "X-Men: Days of Future Past."
Sony's "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" seems to be coming together faster than expected, as sources tell Variety the studio is in early talks with Jamie Foxx to play the villain in the movie.
G4 has canceled long-running skeins "Attack of the Show!" and "X-Play," signaling the first move in the cabler's brand overhaul.
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$17.6M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$16.8M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$16.4M Warner Brothers / New Line