With Father's Day as the backdrop, squads of delighted children in the house and an emphasis on ohana onscreen, family was the theme at the premiere of Disney's "Lilo & Stitch," at Hollywood's El…
Sure to offend almost everyone except for card-carrying thrill-seekers, super-prolific maverick Takashi Miike's "Visitor Q" plays best as an all-stops-out riff. Blackly humorous yarn about a stranger…
The Large Format Cinema Assn. has tapped Robert Dennis as its new prexy. Dennis had been serving as interim prexy of the org and oversaw its sixth annual conference and large-format film festival…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Eighty-five indie films will be featured at the fifth annual Dances With Films July 12-18 at Laemmle's Monica 4-Plex in Santa Monica.
Just for Variety - Army Archerd
Artisan Entertainment has promoted Erin Austin to executive VP, business and legal affairs, and Jim Gladstone has been elevated to senior VP, business and legal affairs.
Michael Fleming: Dish
Many folks in Europe were too engrossed with World Cup soccer or enjoying superb weather to visit cinemas last weekend, taking some of the shine off "Spider-Man's" debuts and holdovers, while…
Peter Dobson has been promoted to senior vice president of international film relations for Warner Bros. Intl. Theaters.
Global Film School, the virtual film school founded by UCLA's School of Theater Film & Television, the Australian Film Television & Radio School and the National Film & Television School of Great…
Miravista, the joint-venture production company formed by Walt Disney Latin America and Spain's Admira, has tapped Argentinean helmer Gabriela Tagliavini to direct "Ladies' Night," its first…