With "Star Wars" fever rising, and merchandise from the franchise clogging retailers around the world, a rare original Stormtrooper helmet from 1980's "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back" was sold at…
In an endorsement of its showbiz commitments — and of celluloid — Kodak has appointed Steve Bellamy as its new president of Motion Picture and Entertainment. "Kodak has always been driven by bringing…
Director Danny Boyle and cinematographer Alwin H. Kuchler discuss filming the three acts of "Steve Jobs" in 16mm, 35mm and digital.
The twin island nation of Trinidad and Tobago — the wealthiest in the Caribbean — has primarily hosted local films, plus a few from Bollywood, but is now looking to entice international productions…
The visual effects Oscar race features another competitive lineup of blockbusters and high-concept prestige pics.
Hair department head Gloria Casny loves Johnny Depp's commitment to his characters. Always "1,000% involved", the actor had his hair blow dried flat, capped and clipped to accommodate the prosthetic…
Kate Hawley has long lamented — mostly in jest — that on her films, she never gets to design the lovely "frocks" she does for the stage. "Every time my agent rings, I go, 'Please tell me it's a frock…
Legendary cinematographer Roger Deakins joins Variety's David Cohen to reveal his approach to shooting the drug war thriller "Sicario" — and why his approach sometimes gets him in trouble.