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Venice Film Fest Unveils Poster for 71st Edition
The poster, inspired by the famed ending sequence from Truffaut's "The 400 Blows," is drawn for the third consecutive year by Italian artist Simone more
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Box Office: New Holiday Films Fail to Set Off Fireworks at Multiplex
UPDATED: Melissa McCarthy's latest comedy "Tammy" fell 11 percent on Thursday to $5.5 million; other new entries "Deliver Us From Evil" and "Earth to Echo" all but tied with $2.6 more ...
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SiriusXM Fires 'Opie and Anthony' Host After Racist Tirade
The host was dropped after making "racially charged and hate-filled remarks on social media," the satellite radio company said. read more
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Ad of the Day: Guinness Has Made the Only Ad You Need to See This Fourth of July
Guinness is on a roll globally with its "Made of More" advertising. Now, for the Fourth of July, the brand has released the latest installment of the campaign in the U.S.—the lovely,...
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Fireworks Shows Gone Wrong: 10 Horrible Accidents (Video)
Not all fireworks shows have been festive — a look at 10 that went terribly awry, many resulting in serious more
6 Essential Apps for Filmmakers to Hone Their Craft
The waiting period between productions for aspiring filmmakers can feel excruciating. It could take weeks, months, or even years to get back on set. But there's no reason you can't hone your craft eve...
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Robin Thicke's 'Paula' May Sell 20,000 Copies In Its First Week
If the album sells as forecasted, it would tally the smallest debut for the artist since "The Evolution of Robin Thicke" bowed in more
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Gillette's Facial Hair Through the Ages a Viral Hit
Clean-shaven, bearded or mustashioed: Men have rocked it all with style and aplomb. Gillette's 100 Years of Hair celebrates the most popular facial hairstyles of the last decade, showing that wh...
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From Kat DeLuna to Roseanne Barr, the 5 Worst National Anthem Performances Ever (Video)
A look at the performers who tried to put their own memorable stamp on "The Star-Spangled Banner" — and failed more
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Catherine Deneuve to Lead Dinard Festival Jury
The French festival celebrating British film this year is putting on its 25th anniversary more
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Warner Bros. to Shoot J.K. Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts' at U.K. Home of 'Harry Potter' Franchise ‎
The studio will film the movie at its Warner Studios Leavesden, which it is in the process of expanding, outside of London.‎read more
Catherine Deneuve to Preside Over Dinard Fest’s Jury
PARIS– French star Catherine Deneuve will serve as president of the 25th Dinard British Film Festival’s competition jury. Best known for her roles in “Belle du Jour” and “...
TrustNordisk Sells ‘Here is Harnold’ to Multiple Territories
PARIS– TrustNordisk has sold Gunnar Vikene’s comedy “Here is Harnold,” to multiple territories. The Scandi giant presented a 3-minute promo at Cannes and sold the film to Germa...
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Analyst Upgrades ITV Stock, Cites 'Compelling Value'
Tamsin Garrity of UBS also says ‎BSkyB could sell its 7.5 percent stake in the U.K. networks giant, which another analyst touts amid higher World Cup ratings despite England's early exit.‎read mor...
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Dove's Rob Candelino Discusses Empowerment Marketing
This year marks the 10th anniversary of Dove's "Campaign for Real Beauty." While the Unilever brand has long been a dominant voice championing empowerment campaigns for women, some oth...
‘Yves Saint Laurent’ director Jalil Lespert Set To Direct ‘Versailles’
PARIS– Jalil Lespert, whose latest movie “Yves Saint Laurent” was just released in the U.S. by The Weinstein Company, is set to direct “Versailles,” an English-language historical drama ...
Film Review: ‘Set Fire to the Stars’
Dylan Thomas knew the transcendent power of great art: "The world is never the same," he famously said, "once a good poem has been added to it."
First Look of Trailer from Karlovy Vary Fest Player ‘Kebab & Horoscope’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Variety has been given exclusive access to the trailer for black comedy “Kebab & Horoscope,” which world premieres in competition at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival. The pic is the debut ...
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Rolf Harris Sentenced to Five Years, Nine Months for Indecent Assault
A jury had found the Australia-born TV personality and singer guilty of offenses against women that took place between 1968 and 1986, with the judge on Friday announcing his prison more ...
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Germany Cuts Funding (Again) for Film Tax Incentive
Wes Anderson’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel” and George Clooney’s “The Monuments Men” both received backing from the German Federal Film Fund, which will have its budget cut for mor...