| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:09 AM
One of the weekend's top box-office performers, Disney's "Frozen," was among the nominees for the 2013 Annie Awards, which are presented by the International Animated Film Society.
The following is a complete list of nominees:
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Entertainment journalist Alexandra Cheney has joined Variety as a senior film reporter covering all aspects of the movie business.
She will report and write about industry trends and the endeavors of the Hollywood's major studios, focusing on financing...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:46 AM
In Pixar’s first prequel ever, Monsters University, which releases on DVD Oct. 29, viewers revisit Sully and Mike in a new setting: college.
Monsters University may not be one of Pixar’s finest films plot-wise, but the presentation of the...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Disney/Buena Vista, $29.99; Blu-ray, $39.99/$45.99/$49.99
Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
"Monsters, Inc." always has been one of the most underrated of Pixar's animated features, not getting enough credit for its zippy pace,...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 10:30 AM
There's a secret power at work in "The Thundermans," all right -- namely, the ability to brazenly pilfer the plot of Pixar's "The Incredibles" and transform it into a live-action series with virtually no wit or charm, except perhaps in the eyes of...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:26 PM
There’s been more movement on the upcoming film schedule than at a Pixar weekend matinee. On Thursday, several movies — including George Clooney’s “Monuments Men,” David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” and...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Just what is that Google mystery barge?
A floating data center? A Google Glass showroom? A party boat?
One of the things that seems to have thrown off the sleuths trying to deduce its purpose: They're looking at the wrong lease.
A week ago, CNET...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:55 PM
If it weren't for Google trying to cover it up, the old sea-worn barge stacked four stories high with customized shipping containers may not have become an object of global fascination.
But Google being Google with all its out-there projects —...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Blogging has become a great resume builder when pursuing your dream job.
In this competitive market, a blog that highlights both your personality and experience can set you apart from other candidates who only have resumes to show. Blogging on a topic...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:30 AM
It's official: Netflix has gone Dutch.
As Variety reported earlier this week, Netflix on Wednesday launched its Internet streaming service in the Netherlands, priced at â¬7.99 per month (about $10.59 U.S.).
Netflix's debut in the Netherlands -- its...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Netflix said it will become the exclusive subscription on-demand service providing Disney live-action and animated films in the Netherlands.
Beginning next year, Netflix subscribers will have access to first-run films from Disney, Pixar and Marvel...