Posts Tagged ‘film’

Film Review: ‘Pandemic’

April 1, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

A solid if not quite memorable entry in the ever-expanding canon of survivalist undead cinema.

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Film Review: ‘Boone’

March 31, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

This spare, straightforward observation of a disappearing way of life will appeal to fans of enigmatic, lyrical docus like the recent "Rich Hill" or Frederick Wiseman's oeuvre.

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Film Review: ‘Another Evil’

March 31, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Writer-director Carson Mell's microbudget debut feature finds a family's vacation home beset by spirits, only to discover the professional exorcist they hire is even harder to get rid of.

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Cannes: Woody Allen’s ‘Cafe Society’ to Open Film Festival

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Woody Allen’s “Cafe Society” starring Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg has been selected to open the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival. The film will make its world premiere in an out-of-competition slot on May 11.

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Japan Box Office: ‘Batman v Superman’ Beaten by ‘Assassination Classroom’ Sequel

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Action comedy sequel, “Assassination Classroom: Graduation,” debuted atop the Japanese box office

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Korea Box Office: ‘Batman v Superman’ Takes Two Thirds of Weekend Total

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” debuted on top of the Korean box office, accounting for 68% of the weekend box office.

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China-U.S. Summit: Cheryl Boone Isaacs Talks Oscars Diversity

March 25, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

A commitment to diversity was top of the agenda for Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Oscars organization.

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Film Review: ‘Fastball’

March 25, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

A baseball documentary for old-timers and young analytics acolytes alike, “Fastball” sets out, as its nominal goal, to deduce who threw history’s all-time fastest pitch.

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Film Review: ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’

March 22, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Very long, very brooding, often exhilarating and sometimes scattered.

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Taiwan’s Catchplay Launches Asian Movie Streaming Service

March 22, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Taiwan-based film distributor and producer, Catchplay is launching a video-streaming service that it hopes will take on Netflix in Asia.

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