A joyous proletarian commedia dell'arte in the tradition of Renoir's "Golden Coach" or Fellini's "8 1/2."
Chuck Workman takes the old-school view of Welles as a maverick too daring for Hollywood's comfort, with no consideration of the theory that he may often have been his own worst enemy -- too…
Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who dressed generations of celebrities in red carpet and evening gowns, has died after battling cancer at 82. He first came to fame dressing Jackie…
"Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed" is an easygoing seriocomic flashback starring Javier Camara as a Beatles-obsessed schoolteacher who pursues a chance to actually meet John Lennon in 1966 Spain.
New Line has moved back its "Conjuring" sequel to 2016 and replaced it with an untitled horror film for a pre-Halloween release on Oct. 23, 2015. The Warner Bros. division had announced in February…
Who'd have thought that a documentary about scavenging would serve up so much food porn?
WME has signed Michelle Williams for representation in all areas. Williams was previously represented by CAA. She has been nominated for Academy Awards for her work in "My Week With Marilyn," "Blue…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced eight semi-finalists for the documentary short subject award, which will be narrowed down when the nominations are announced Jan. 15. Voters…
Michael Bay likes everything to look and sound cool. But as Variety's Tim Gray learned from sound re-recording mixers Greg P. Russell and Scott Millan, cooler doesn't always mean louder.
Alexander Nanau's immersive docu offers a fascinating and disturbing entree into the lives of three kids in a Bucharest slum.