"I didn't go to medical school to clean my own house," says Lane (Mary Beth Fisher), a rigidly organized doctor expressing frustration that her Portuguese maid, Matilde (Adriana Sevan), would rather…
Time Warner Cable may not be as big as Comcast, but the conglom could hold an envious place at the cable table in both Los Angeles and New York. The two companies on Monday submitted a joint bid for…
The Mouse House continues to be caught in cross-currents. Muscular ESPN and resurgent theme parks managed to boost Disney earnings by 5% to $723 million last quarter.
A classic case of overreaching, "Steal Me" boasts unorthodox camera angles, dramatic shifts in its palette and a generally adventurous visual style. What it lacks is believable dialogue, credible…
DreamWorks has preemptively bought comedy spec "Blades of Glory" by first-time scribes Craig and Jeff Cox. Ben Stiller and Stuart Cornfeld's Red Hour will produce with John Jacobs' First…
TV and feature scribe Don Payne has been tapped to receive the Writers Guild of America's Paul Selvin Award for his "Fraudcast News" episode of "The Simpsons."
The third panel of the Santa Barbara Film Fest's opening weekend assembled successful femmes from both sides of the camera. Sponsored by Variety and moderated by Variety associate publisher Madelyn…
Sweden's the Soundtrack of Our Lives is that rarest of all beasts -- retro, but without any of the smirking post-modern attitude that gives so many '60s and '70s revivalists their self-satisfied…