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‘Easy Rider’ Reboot in the Works: Rights Holders to Update Dennis Hopper-Peter Fonda Classic (EXCLUSIVE)

A reimagining of the classic 1969 counterculture film “Easy Rider” is in early development, Variety has learned exclusively. A consortium of stakeholders and producers — including Maurice Fadida’s…

Michelle Yeoh to Receive International Star Award for ‘Everything Everywhere All At Once’ at Palm Springs International Film Awards

Michelle Yeoh is set to receive the International Star Award at the 34th annual Palm Springs International Film Awards in honor of the budding star’s critically acclaimed performance…

Oscar-Nominated ‘Chocolat’ Set for French-Language Series Reboot from Miramax TV, Mediawan

“Chocolat,” the Oscar-nominated film starring Juliette Binoche and Johnny Depp, is set for a television reboot with Miramax TV and Mediawan-owned Atlantique Productions on board. The two companies…

Film Bazaar: Michael Radford’s ‘Princess’ Seeks Indian Coproduction Match

Director and screenwriter Michael Radford, who won BAFTA awards and Oscar nominations for his Italian language film “Il Postino: The Postman,” is set to co-direct “The Princess of…

Quentin Tarantino says ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ is his best film

The legendary filmmaker also said the current movie era is “the worst in Hollywood history.”

DOC NYC Holds Influential Place in Awards Calendar

In just 13 yearsDOC NYC has become America’s most influential documentary festival. The nine-day affair, which runs Nov. 9-17, will feature more than 124 short docus and 112…

Will ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ Beat ‘Doctor Strange 2’ for Biggest Opening Weekend of the Year?

There’s no doubt that Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” will prove to be a box office smash when it debuts in 4,300 North American theaters on Friday.…

‘Terrifier 2’ Submitted for Oscar Consideration — Will Voters Throw Up?: ‘Too Hilarious of an Opportunity to Pass Up’

Art the Clown is coming for Academy voters now that Bloody Disgusting has confirmed its surprise box office horror hit “Terrifier 2” has been submitted for Oscar consideration.…

Student Academy Awards Medalists Announced, with First-Time Honors Bestowed to Pôle 3D Digital & Creative School

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honored student winners from colleges and universities around the world at the 49th Student Academy Awards ceremony, which took place…

Nice Guys (and Gals) Finish First? How Likability and Popularity Helps Oscar Contenders

Reputations go a long way in Hollywood, and when you’re seeking Oscar attention, a good one provides a significant edge against the competition. While more than a few…

Sony Pictures Classics’ 25 Best Movies: From ‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’ to ‘Call Me by Your Name’

Thirty years ago, former Orion Classics heads Michael Barker, Tom Bernard and Marcie Bloom created the independent arm of Sony Pictures Entertainment with full autonomy to produce, acquire…