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  • Fox TV chief and Murdoch favorite Peter Rice extends contract

    Fox TV chief and Murdoch favorite Peter Rice extends contract
    News that Fox TV chief Peter Rice had renewed his employment contract came, fittingly enough, in a press release about Rupert Murdoch's plans for corporate succession of his vast media empire. Wednesday's news release chronicled the return of Murdoch'...
  • '12 Years a Slave' Backer Channel 4 Pledges Continued Support for Indie Filmmaking

    LONDON - Speaking to Variety, David Abraham, chief executive of U.K. broadcaster Channel 4, has reaffirmed the network's support for independent British filmmaking following news that Tessa Ross, controller of film and drama, is to leave in September....
  • 'Gravity,' '12 Years,' 'Hustle': Three's a crowd in Oscar race

    'Gravity,' '12 Years,' 'Hustle': Three's a crowd in Oscar race
    As the Academy Awards approach, the various guild awards and critics groups' honors often provide insight into prevailing Oscar sentiments. In this year's race for Oscar gold, however, momentum has repeatedly swung back and forth among what might be...
  • After Oscar Nominations, There's No Clear Frontrunner

    Academy voters try to adhere to the organization's myriad rules during Oscar season -- except for the one barring them from talking about their vote. A convivial lot, Academy members (I've been one for 30 years) habitually chat about their likes and...
  • Toronto Film Fest Gets Tough on Film Premieres

    The Toronto Film Festival has tightened the rules for its premieres during the first four days of this year's festival -- insisting that Toronto titles cannot be shown first at the Telluride Film Festival. TIFF artistic director Cameron Bailey has been...
  • Telluride Film Festival Won't Back Down from 'Sneak Preview' Premieres

    The Telluride Film Festival will not change its approach toward offering premieres -- despite growing pushback from the organizers of the Toronto and Venice festivals. Julie Huntsinger, Telluride's exec director, told Variety on Wednesday, "The Telluride...
  • REVIEW: 'The Lunchbox' ★★★ 1/2

    REVIEW: 'The Lunchbox' ★★&#9733 1/2
    To the small but choice list of films that gracefully mix a passion for food with other potent emotions — think "Babette's Feast," "Eat Drink Man Woman," "Big Night," even "Ratatouille" — you can add one more: "The Lunchbox." Written and...
  • National Board of Review selects 'Her' as best picture

    National Board of Review selects 'Her' as best picture
    "Her," Spike Jonze's quirky love story about a lonely man and his warmhearted computer operating system, was named best picture of 2013 on Wednesday by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures. Jonze also won best director. "Spike Jonze is one of...
  • 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' likely to hit big, buck YA film trend

     'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' likely to hit big, buck YA film trend
    When the receipts are tallied for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," heroine Katniss Everdeen and her famed arrows will likely hit a box-office bull's-eye. The film starring Jennifer Lawrence is forecast by some to sell as much as $180 million in...
  • 'Harry Potter' actor Daniel Radcliffe to play Sebastian Coe in film

    'Harry Potter' actor Daniel Radcliffe to play Sebastian Coe in film
    Daniel Radcliffe, the young actor who rose to movie fame as Harry Potter, is set to dump his flying broomstick for a more conventional mode of transport, playing runner Sebastian Coe in a British film about Coe's fierce rivalry with Steve Ovett. "Gold"...
  • Two Winners at PGA - 'Gravity' and '12 Years a Slave'

    "Gravity" and "12 Years a Slave" have wound up in a dead heat as both won the Producers Guild of America's Darryl F. Zanuck Award for top feature film -- the first tie in the PGA's 25-year history for the trophy. Ben Affleck announced the awards Sunday...
  • 'August: Osage County' Dominates Capri Film Festival

    Buongiorno, "August: Osage County"! John Wells' family drama dominated the Capri, Hollywood Film Festival in Italy, nabbing its four top prizes. "August" -- an adaptation of Tracy Letts' Pulitzer-winning play -- won best film, while its star Meryl Streep...