Fast-rising 17-year-old thesp Leelee Sobieski has committed to star for Sony in the Wesley Strick-scripted thriller "The Glass House," breaking the $1 million barrier for the first time.
New York is a city defined by muchness, and so it should come as no surprise that Ric Burns' documentary history of the metropolis embraces the same principle. While taking the history of Gotham only…
With interest in Orson Welles' landmark "Citizen Kane" reviving, Christie's auction house in Beverly Hills will display a trove of Hollywood memorabilia that includes Herman Mankiewicz's Oscar for…
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"Galapagos" is a case of old-school nature filming gussied up by new-school Imax 3-D technology. Though the picture plunks the viewer down in one of the globe's most astonishing ecosystems, stuffed…
Hollywood has seduced another financier par excellence. Leveraged-buyout king Ted Forstmann is well-known on Wall Street, having invested millions in such companies as Gulf Aerospace and General…
Comic Pauly Shore will topline Trimark Pictures’ “The Bogus Witch Project,” a film mix of the best of the studio’s recently acquired 25 spoofs on “The Blair Witch Project.” Pic, produced and helmed…
The movie may be titled "Come On Get Happy," but in the breathtakingly fatuous and cynical "The Partridge Family Story," no one ever does. They instead grow from spoiled to miserable to desperately…
Variety offers a roundup of some of the biggest studios and soundstages operating in the New York area.
"NYPD Blue" producer Steven Bochco, filmmaker George Lucas and 20th Century Fox chairman and CEO Bill Mechanic will be among those feted at Women In Film's second annual Martini Shot Mentor Awards.
Steve York's "A Force More Powerful," a bland and historically evasive survey of non-violent political movements in the 20th century, is the sort of dull yet socially wholesome fare that often finds…
It used to be a given that if you wanted to have a successful career scoring movies, you had to live in L.A. Not anymore. New York is home to three of the most sought-after composers in the biz.