| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Conventional wisdom would tell you the Oscar acting races are, for the most part, all but settled. And we haven't even carved the Thanksgiving turkey! But then, last November's conventional wisdom had Tom Hanks, Robert Redford and Emma Thompson as lock-...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 6:15 AM
In "A Most Violent Year," Oscar Isaac plays Abel Morales, a New York heating-oil magnate who owns a lavish new home and a port-side storage facility — on paper, anyway. While Abel scrambles to borrow the money to close the biggest deal of his life,...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 10:49 AM
“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” stayed at No. 1 for the third weekend in a row in a traditionally slow weekend at the box office.
Audiences tend to shy away from theaters the weekend after Thanksgiving to instead partakes in...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:07 AM
"Birdman" led the way in SAG nominations with four, followed by "Boyhood," "The Imitation Game" and "The Theory of Everything" with three each.
"Birdman" snagged nominations for Michael Keaton for lead actor, Edward Norton for supporting actor, Emma...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Hooray! It’s annual Look on the Bright Side day, also known as the day we find out the nominations for the Golden Globes, an awards ceremony taken seriously despite being voted on by the very small, veiled membership of the Hollywood Foreign Press...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Call it uncommon the way Rene Russo landed her latest (and some say career-best) role as the desperate, morally impoverished news show producer Nina Romina in this season's L.A.-set indie crime thriller "Nightcrawler." The role was created by her husband,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Rachel McAdams is said to be locking down the lead role in season 2 of HBO's "True Detective."
Sources tell Variety HBO has offered McAdams the part opposite Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn. Taylor Kitsch is expected to land the role of the fourth lead....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:00 PM
It's a word that began popping into my head as I was seeing films at the beginning of the year, and it has returned to my mind repeatedly ever since. Despite dispiriting signs pointing to decline in the industry and drift to other platforms, there has...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
ROME - The Rome Film Festival, in its enth reconfiguration, has unveiled a decidedly disparate lineup for its ninth edition with a more marked populist accent comprising comedies and genre pics along with promising auteur fare - including 24 world...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Ruth Wilson, the British actress ("Luther") who is one of the stars of upcoming Showtime series "The Affair," will appear opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in "Constellations," the Nick Payne play bowing on Broadway this winter.
Wilson, who in London won...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
When Zach Iscol returned from his service in the Unites States Marine Corps a decade ago, he couldn't help but notice that many of his friends were suffering, either from lack of access to care, or a complete inability to deal with the psychological...