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  • WWE Has No Plans to Exit Film Business

    With WWE Studios finding its footing with hits like the Halle Berry thriller "The Call" and made-for-TV movies like ABC Family's "Christmas Bounty," WWE has no plans to leave Hollywood. After co-producing films with 20th Century Fox and Lionsgate...
  • Israeli Filmmakers Bite Into the Horror Genre

    For a nation whose film culture has, for decades, revered the meditative and the political, Aharon Keshales and Navot Papushado's film "Rabies" -- a twisted fairy tale, about a brother and sister lost in a dark forest, which shocked Israeli audiences in...
  • China Film Business Struggles With Asia Collaborations Despite Box Office Boom

    While the explosive growth of China's film industry -- its box office hit $3.57 billion in 2013 -- is attracting the attention of its Asian neighbors, challenges including censorship, as well as cultural and social mores, have so far prevented a unified...
  • 'We Are Going to Make Sure Hollywood Does Not Become Detroit' -- Hollywood Unionists Rally for Improved Tax Credits

    Show business unionists have turned out enthusiastically in the middle of the weekend with promises to support legislation to sweeten California's film tax credit program. More than 700 attendees came to the standing-room-only rally at Pickwick Gardens...
  • Sony CEO: 'I'm Not Entertaining Even the Notion of Selling Our Entertainment Assets'

    Kazuo Hirai has circumnavigated the globe 12 times since becoming CEO of Sony Corp. in 2012, but he's about to embark on what could be his most entertaining voyage yet: to the Academy Awards. The 53-year-old executive, known to all as Kaz, is quick to...
  • Why should Md. give the film industry a free ride? [Letter]

    Why should Md. give the film industry a free ride? [Letter]
    For a politician, the opportunity to bring jobs and economic prosperity to the public by subsidizing the production of the TV drama "House of Cards" in Maryland just sounds too good to pass up ("Senator faults administration effort to keep 'House of...
  • Femme Indie Spirit Nominees Make Movies On Their Own Terms

    If the movie industry is "geared for (women) to fail," as Sony Pictures' Amy Pascal said in a recent interview, female filmmakers must work that much harder to succeed. It's simply not enough to go to the best film school, snag a competition spot at...
  • Iranian Filmmakers Have Reason to Cheer as Political Climate Slowly Shifts

    To measure how much things have changed on the Iranian film scene with the election of moderate president Hassan Rouhani in June, one need only look at some of the activity at the recent Fajr Film Festival and market. Movies like "Tales," a drama by about...
  • New York City Film Czar Poised to Be Named by Month's End

    The pool of candidates for New York City's next film commissioner is believed to have been narrowed to a handful of likely suspects, with a decision expected by the end of the month as the city's film industry waits impatiently for new Mayor Bill de...
  • Brent Lang Joins Variety as New York-Based Senior Film and Media Reporter

    Entertainment journalist Brent Lang has joined Variety as a Senior Film and Media Reporter in New York. He will cover all aspects of the movie business as well as other media, breaking news stories and writing features for Variety.com and the weekly...
  • Summer Films Must Win Back Apathetic Young Ticketbuyers

    This is the moment of truth for two sectors of the movie business that are at opposite ends of the spectrum -- opposite in terms of commerce and culture. For the Hollywood studios, it's launch time (and prayer time) for summer blockbusters, the wakeup...