Jordan Peele’s follow-up to his Oscar-winning filmmaking debut, “Get Out,” is “Us” — a horror movie starring “Black Panther” alums Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke. With stakes high after “Get Out’s” overwhelmingly positive reception, all eyes are on Peele’s second act.
Does “Us” deliver? Does the film solidify Peele as Hollywood’s new “it” director? Variety senior correspondent Elizabeth Wagmeister sits down with chief film critic Owen Gleiberman to discuss the pic.
Variety’s chief film critic Peter Debruge breaks down the chances of the horror movie sequel becoming a second box office success for the Stephen King franchise. “It’s different from all the other horror movies that are out there. I think you’ve got a lot of really intelligent horror movies being made like what Jordan Peele [...]
Taylor Swift’s first album under her new label, Republic, had massive pre-sale numbers, nearly reaching one million sales before the album even dropped — and all signs are pointing to “Lover” being a huge success. “Lover” is also the first album from Swift to be released after her very public feud with mega music manager [...]
Warning! Do not watch unless you’re ready for “Stranger Things” season three spoilers! After nearly two years, “Stranger Things” is back on Netflix, and fans will have plenty of time to binge it over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The Hawkins kids are back to fight their biggest threat ever from the Upside Down, [...]
The real reason behind Forky’s odd name choice.
Jennifer Aniston, who was honored on Friday at Variety‘s Power of Women luncheon presented by Lifetime, said she began to see herself in a different light and find her voice when she began working on “Friends.” “I started meeting all of these people who expressed to me how much the show meant to them — how […]
Cult movie legend and horror staple, John Carpenter reflects on his legacy.