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Sony Adapting Marvel Comic 'Silk,' Giving Cindy Moon Her Own Movie

Cindy Moon is almost ready for her superhero close-up.<p>According to Deadline, Sony and producer Amy Pascal are in early development to adapt the Marvel comic "Silk" for the big screen.<p>In the Marvel comic, Korean-American high school student Cindy gets bitten by the same radioactive spider as Peter …

Spider-Man

Creative Camera Moves and Transitions You Can Use on Your Next Music Video

Learn how to use camera work and shot transitions to make a creative, high-energy music video.<p>Music videos are a filmmaker's best friend— or at least …

Videography

Instagram launches IGTV app for creators, 1-hour video uploads

Instagram is ready to compete head-on with YouTube. Today at a flashy event in San Francisco, the company announced it will begin allowing users to upload videos up to one hour in length, up from the previous one-minute limit. And to house the new longer-form videos from content creators and the …

Social Media

How Roku's Planned New Offering Could Be a Boon For Cord Cutters

Roku, the Internet set top box maker and streaming video provider, is carefully hedging its bets as it tries to become one of the dominant players in …

Set-Top Boxes

Tom Hanks saves Shakespeare through the magic of improv

Leave it to Tom Hanks to save the day by combining Shakespeare and improv.<p>As reported by <i>The Orange County Register</i>, Hanks was performing in a …

Tom Hanks

Apple adds Oprah Winfrey to its still-mysterious streaming platform

We feel like we’ve said this a hundred times already, but a big-name content creator has just signed on to the Apple streaming service we still know …

Oprah Winfrey

'Nightwing' Director Praises DC Films' New Direction

The LEGO Batman Movie and Nightwing director Chris McKay says DC Comics fans should be excited for the changes coming to Warner Bros.' DC Films …

Justice League

The Thought Process Behind Lighting an Exterior Shot at Night

Gearing up for an outdoor nighttime shoot? Keep these lighting techniques in mind.<p>Night exteriors pose unique lighting challenges to …

Cinematography

Everyone wants to be on streaming TV, even Oprah Winfrey

You may soon be bingeing on new Oprah Winfrey programs. The unstoppable business woman, entertainer, philanthropist, and dreamed-about presidential candidate signed a deal with Apple, announced on June 15, to create original content for the tech company’s streaming TV project.<p>The multi-year deal is …

Oprah Winfrey

‘Lucid’ Director Adam Morse Reveals He’s Blind – Variety

A week before the world premiere of his debut feature film, “Lucid,” at the Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival, young British filmmaker Adam Morse has …

Film Festivals

Amazon criticised for selling films promoting conspiracy theories on Prime

Amazon’s television service is showing films by prominent conspiracy theorists claiming that governments are controlled by human-reptilian hybrids and that global elites secretly plan to exterminate most of the world’s population.<p>The digital giant is spending billions on big budget dramas and …

Selling

Apple and Pixar created a new file format for augmented reality on your phone

The new USDZ file format will make it easier than ever to look at AR objects in iOS.<p>Sharing photos and videos on a computer or a smartphone is, for the most part, pretty easy. File formats like JPG and PNG for still photos, and MOV for videos, display just as intended on pretty much any device. Now …

Augmented Reality

Historic sale of the L.A. Times to billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong to close on Monday

Biotech billionaire Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong on Monday will take control of the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune, two historic newspapers rooted in Southern California civic life for more than 135 years — that now must adapt for the digital age.<p>Soon-Shiong is spending $500 million to …

Journalism

Gal Gadot Reveals First Look At 'Wonder Woman' 2 Costume

The Amazonian’s costume for “1984” is more vibrant than previous versions of the outfit.<p>The Amazonian goddess is returning to the silver screen, and this time its the decade of decadence.<p>“Wonder Woman 1984” hits theaters November 2019, but we’re getting an early look at the 1980s version of the …

Gal Gadot

Bourdain And Batali And The Perils Of Having It All

The genuine grief and sadness following the death, at his own hand, of Anthony Bourdain has been heartrending and profound. It’s quite moving to see just how deep and wide his influence has been and most likely will continue to be. As he himself acknowledged later in his career, his groundbreaking …

Anthony Bourdain

Here are all of Jack-Jack’s powers in the Incredibles 2

Does Jack-Jack really have 17 powers?<p>There are 14 years between the first <i>Incredibles</i> movie and its new sequel <i>Incredibles 2,</i> but one thing that’s thrilling to see pay off in both films is watching baby Jack-Jack play with his various powers, sometimes at the expense of the family.<p>In the first movie, …

Animation

Here's The Story Behind This Heartbreaking Photo Of A 2-Year-Old Being Stopped At The Border

At least 1,995 children have been separated from their families under Trump administration policies.<p>US Customs and Border Protection did not immediately respond to an inquiry by BuzzFeed News into the whereabouts of the child and her mother, or if they were separated in accordance with Trump …

Immigration

What 'Incredibles 2' Can Teach Marvel and DC

Brad Bird's action sequences should make live-action superhero filmmakers envious.<p>When <i>The Incredibles</i> opened in 2004, it was a risk for Disney and …

Animation

'Captain Marvel' Enlists Pinar Toprak as Composer

The composer will be the first woman to score a Marvel Studios film.<p>Composer Pinar Toprak is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe.<p>Toprak will score</i> …

Captain Marvel

First Look at Steve Trevor in WONDER WOMAN 1984 is Destroying the Web

<i>Wonder Woman 2</i> is all about the 1980s. Earlier this month, director Patty Jenkins and former DC entertainment president Geoff Johns teased <i>Wonder</i> …

Steve Trevor

Report: Netflix and Telltale Games are working on a game streaming service (Update)

<b>UPDATE</b>: Netflix got back to us. It confirmed that the company plans to launch an interactive five-episode version of <i>Netflix: Story Mode</i> by fall of this year. What’s especially interesting is that it doesn’t consider this as a “game” per se. The company was adamant that it doesn’t consider an …

TV

Stranger Things cinematographer talks John Hughes' influence, promises 'more fun' in Season 3

Since its debut on Netflix in 2016, <i>Stranger Things</i> has become nothing short of a phenomenon. From the lovable cast to the nostalgic feel of the '80s, …

James Cameron

In 'Cyberpunk 2077' you control your own dark, intoxicating future

<i>Cyberpunk 2077</i> looks fantastic. It's a joy to be able write those words, and it's a relief that they ring so true. CD Projekt Red, the studio behind the Witcher series, has been remarkably silent since revealing <i>Cyberpunk</i> in 2012 -- developers released one teaser trailer in 2013 and then went …

Cyberpunk

Best Performances: How Cristin Milioti Became the Hero of Black Mirror's "USS Callister"

<i>USS Callister (Black Mirror)</i> was the most talked about chapter of the dark anthology series' latest arc, and that was in no small part thanks to …

TV

For the first time ever, the Bill Finger Award recipients are women

In what feels like a long overdue moment, San Diego Comic-Con announced Wednesday that two women would at last be the recipients of the Bill Finger …

Comic Books

The Looney Tunes Are Set to Invade All Your Screens With a Brand New Series

It’s been a while since the Looney Tunes have actually starred in a good old-fashioned TV show about their madcap antics, but Warner Bros. has a plan …

Animation

'Ocean's 8' opens with franchise-best $41.5 million

NEW YORK — "Ocean's 8," the woman-fronted overhaul of the starry heist franchise, opened with an estimated $41.5 million at the box office, taking the weekend's top spot from the fast-falling "Solo: A Star Wars Story."<p>At a lower price point and in a less fanboy-guarded franchise, "Ocean's 8" — …

Film Industry

The Level of Detail in This Six-Foot Tall, 100,000-Piece Lego Batcave Is Staggering

You might remember Brent Waller as the original creator of the Ecto-1 <i>Ghostbusters</i> set that Lego put into production a few years ago. Sadly, there’s …

Lego

Poetry Is Making A Big Comeback In The U.S., Survey Results Reveal

In half a decade, the number of U.S. adults who are reading poetry has nearly doubled.<p>That's according to the results of a new survey by the National Endowment for the Arts, which announced Thursday that "as a share of the total U.S. adult population, this poetry readership is the highest on record …

Poetry

Rot the eyes right out of your head with this collection of 60 free Film Noir classics

I've been hooked on hard-boiled crime novels and Film Noir since I picked up my first copy (there have been many) of Dashiel Hammett's Red Harvest …

Crime Drama