‘American Sniper’ earns record-breaking $30.5 mil friday, shoots for $80 mil-plus weekend

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "American Sniper" is proving to be a lethal box office force. Clint Eastwood's Iraq War drama grossed a spectacular... Read more

‘The Interview’ will lose $30 million, ‘not a game-changer,’ says NATO

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The National Association of Theater Owners has issued its first public statement about "The Interview," asserting... Read more

Jennifer Lawrence dives into James Cameron-produced biopic

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - 20th Century Fox has tapped Jennifer Lawrence to star in biopic "The Dive," with her "Hunger Games" helmer, Francis... Read more

Box office: ‘American Sniper’ scores hit with $5.3 million on Thursday night

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" has expanded impressively with $5.3 million from Thursday night shows in the... Read more

Motley Crue movie ‘The Dirt’ revived at Focus Features

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Focus Features is reviving Motley Crue biopic "The Dirt," which was set up nearly a decade ago at Paramount. Jeff... Read more

From Meryl Streep to Alexandre Desplat: Oscar oddities and factoids

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The 87th Oscar nominations were announced Thursday morning, and with it came a number of oddities, including triple... Read more

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ is fastest selling R-rated title in Fandango history

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Moviegoers are already hot for "Fifty Shades of Grey." Universal Pictures' bondage-flavored Valentine's Day gift... Read more

'Birdman's' Time Square scene: How they did it

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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Much has been made of "Birdman" director/co-writer Alejandro G. Inarritu's conceit of making a movie that seems... Read more