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Film Review: ‘New World’
Hwang Jeong-min’s high-octane performance powers this tightly scripted, sensationally directed actioner.
Javier Bardem Clarifies Comments in Open Letter About Middle East Conflict
Javier Bardem followed Penelope Cruz to clarify his comments in an open letter recently published in Spanish newspapers, which condemned the Israeli air strikes in Gaza as “genocide.” R...
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Keith Urban Addresses Alleged Concert Rape
Keith Urban has released a statement regarding an alleged rape that occurred at the Boston stop of his Raise ‘Em Up tour on Saturday, July 26. Hosted at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, Mass., the s...
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Boyhood Parody Video: Kittens Grow Up Over 12 Weeks in #Cathood
Every popular new movie needs its own puppy or kitten parody video, but independent films don’t always get as much attention as blockbusters in the knockoff department. Variety deputy editor Pat...
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Warner Bros. Teaming with ‘Divergent’ Producers on Vietnam Tale ‘Honorable Exit’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Warner Bros. and Red Wagon Entertainment are teaming on the movie project  “Honorable Exit” about the 1975 secret evacuation of Saigon during the last 60 days of the Vietnam War. The proj...
Watch: 'The Killing' Stars and Showrunner Tease Season 4 in New Netflix Featurette
Netflix has released a three-minute featurette in anticipation of the fourth and final season of "The Killing." The video includes special interviews with co-stars Mireille Enos and Joel Kin...
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Film Review: ‘My Man’
An adaptation of Kazuki Sakuraba’s controversial bestseller about the quasi-incestuous relationship between an orphaned young girl and the distant relative who adopts her.
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Sony’s Crackle Sets ‘Cleaners’ Season 2 Premiere Date, Releases Trailer
Crackle, the online-video network of Sony Pictures Television, will premiere season two of original drama series “Cleaners” starring David Arquette, Gina Gershon, Emily Osment and Emmanue...
The 25 Best Film Schools in America
The Hollywood Reporter has released the fourth edition of its list of the top 25 film schools in the United States. The list is derived from a survey distributed to the industry guilds, American Cinem...
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'The Mummy' to Get High-Profile 2016 Summer Release; 'The Huntsman' Also Dated
Directed by "The Walking Dead's" Frank Darabont, "The Huntsman" will hit theaters in late April more
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Scout Media Names Ross Levinsohn Executive Chairman, Announces Full Exec Team
Multi-channel, male-focused media network Scout has appointed Ross Levinsohn to executive chairman, announced CEO James Heckman on Thursday. Levinsohn will lead the company’s strategic expansion...
NBA Stamps Its Twitter Handle on the League Ball
The National Basketball Association has 10.8 million Twitter followers, but it should have more by the end of next season: After all, it's putting its @NBA handle on the league ball. So, every t...
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‘Galavant': John Stamos to Guest Star on ABC Musical Comedy
John Stamos will be bringing his singing chops to a new realm, with a guest appearance set for “Galavant,” ABC’s upcoming musical comedy series. Stamos will appear as a rival to the ...
5 New Netflix Shows to Binge Watch in August (And the Best Episodes of Each)
1) "The Killing" (all seasons available August 1st) Why Should I Watch It? Honestly? Because it's on Netflix. After surviving more threats to its survival than the victims it follows, &...
Meet Thundershorts Creators: Ted Alexandro and Hollis James, the Dynamic Duo Behind 'Teachers Lounge'
Featured on Thundershorts, the comic web series "Teachers Lounge" shows the happenings inside a school that, according to creator Ted Alexandro, should "probably be shut down." In ...
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'Stonehearst Asylum' Trailer: Ben Kingsley Locks Up Michael Caine (Video)
Kate Beckinsale and Jim Sturgess co-star in the thriller based on an Edgar Allan Poe short more
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LinkedIn’s Revenue Hits $534 Million
LinkedIn’s revenue for the second quarter hit $534 million, up 47 percent year-over-year from $364 million in 2013. Sixty percent of that revenue—$318 billion—came from the United ...
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‘The Huntsman,’ ‘The Mummy’ Swap Release Dates
Universal Pictures is shifting around pieces on its release calendar. The studio will unveil “The Huntsman,” the sequel to 2013’s “Snow White and the Huntsman” on April 2...
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Javier Bardem Clarifies Gaza Support Statements
Javier Bardem has now joined Penelope Cruz in attempting to clarify his position on the crisis in Gaza and Israel. Several entertainment figures including Bardem, Cruz and Pedro Almodovar had released...
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James Franco and the Actor He Can’t Get Enough Of Talk Stage, Film and How to Play Crazy
When James Franco directs, he calls Scott Haze. The actor (named one of Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch last year) not only stars in Franco’s movie adaptation of Cormac McCarthy novel “...