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Landmark Movie Streaming Trial Gets Underway in Sweden

Founded half a decade ago, Swefilmer grew to become Sweden’s most popular movie and TV show streaming site. Together with Dreamfilm, another site …

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week - 01/16/17

This week we have four newcomers in our chart.<p>The Girl on The Train is the most downloaded movie.<p>The data for our weekly download chart is estimated …

Bad Plot: Zach Galifianakis, Kristen Wiig and a $38.5 Million Loan Stuck in Bankruptcy

CIT bought a bank that lent $38.5 million to a movie studio that later went into bankruptcy; now CIT wants the money back<p>Most Popular Videos<p>Most Popular Articles

Movies

Viacom Draws Interest for Minority Stake in Paramount Pictures Studio

Entertainment company’s CEO Philippe Dauman confirms ‘some Asian interests’ and backs June completion of deal<p>Most Popular Videos<p>Most Popular Articles

21st Century

Lost script reveals what Orson Welles really thought about Ernest Hemingway

Rediscovered manuscript suggests director detested writer’s macho portrayal of Spanish culture<p>Orson Welles once described his relationship with Ernest Hemingway as “very strange”. The two men were friends, rivals and sometimes prickly antagonists. Now a previously unpublished manuscript has …

Literature

Portrait inédit du poète - La photo d’un inconnu nommé Rimbaud

Le recueil attendait depuis longtemps à l’abri des regards, scellé par un fermoir, gainé de velours comme une boîte à bijoux 1900. Tout bleu, de ce …

Un film de Ciro Guerra - "L'étreinte du serpent": Voyage au bout de l'enfer vert

Rongé par les fièvres, un explorateur allemand (Jan Bijvoet) est déposé, mourant, aux pieds d’un chaman, dernier survivant de sa tribu. Il accepte de …

Star Wars review: Three Mehs

I went to the new Star Wars movie. Everyone who is worried about spoilers, really you don't need to. It's a Star Wars movie. Think about what that …

Movies

Watch a Stunning 7-Minute Short Film Made Entirely with Zoetropes - Creators

Last year filmmaker Ray McCarthy Bergeron teased us with a glimpse of a short animation made solely with spinning 3D-printed zoetropes. The individual flourishes of looping color and movement are entrancing on their own, but now he and production company Spunky DDog are releasing the full version …

Filmmaking

Mœbius & Jodorowsky’s Sci-Fi Masterpiece, The Incal, Brought to Life in a Tantalizing Animation

Last year we featured artwork from the <i>Dune</i> movie that never was, a collaboration between Alejandro Jodorowsky, the mysticism-minded Chilean director …

Science Fiction

An Actress Like No Other

We’re always hearing about the ends of eras, but the recent death of the great actress Setsuko Hara really <i>is</i> the end of an era—the era of the classic …

Literature

S S Rajamouli on why he chose Kerala to shoot his magnum opus ‘Baahubali’

By: IANS | Thiruvananthapuram |<p>SS Rajamouli said: “When the story of ‘Baahubali’ came to my mind, I wanted to capture the ferocity and hugeness of …

Kerala

Moroccan film on prostitution defies threats to earn acclaim in Tunis

Much Loved, by Moroccan director Nabil Ayouch, heralds a renaissance in low-budget film-making in Arab region<p>A controversial film portraying prostitution in Morocco that was shunned in the Arab world has finally been shown, amid tight security, at a film festival in Tunisia. Fears of an attack by …

Film (UK)

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La Planète des Singes

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Planet of the Apes

The first 4K Blu-rays are coming early next year, but they all really suck

No one's going to upgrade their home theater for this crap<p>Every time a new physical media format debuts, the first batch of titles that arrive alongside it are always a wonderfully random mix of hits and pure mediocrity. (Remember when Sony included a copy of <i>Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky</i> …

Movies

House Republicans urge court to throw out net neutrality rules

GOP: Since we didn't pass legislation, the FCC shouldn't act, either.<p>Republican members of Congress urged a federal appeals court to vacate the …

Net Neutrality

Filmmaker takes on "fake feminism" in Strindberg-inspired flick - Radio Sweden

The movie, directed by Fia-Stina Sandlund, presents a modern feminist story, loosely based on August Strindberg's 1888 play Miss Julie, about a love …

Lionsgate Sells 3.4% Stakes to John Malone’s Discovery, Liberty Global

<b>UPDATE</b> — Lionsgate has reached a deal in principle for Discovery Communications and Liberty Global — both which have John Malone as their largest …

Steve Jobs movie is unceremoniously dumped out of theaters

Aaron Sorkin and Danny Boyle’s <i>Steve Jobs</i> movie had another disastrous showing at the box office over the weekend. With earnings declining more than 69 percent from the previous weekend to just $823,000, the movie was dumped from 2,072 screens — more than any other film.<p>By comparison, the new Bond …

Steve Jobs

This Case Supercharges Your GoPro with 5X More Battery & 8X More Storage

There are a number of limitations associated with shooting video on a GoPro. Austin-based startup Si-Jex is looking to eliminate many of them.<p>Their …

Gear & Gadgets

Six Arrested In Connection To Murder Of Mexican Filmmaker's Family

Six people have been arrested in northern Mexico in connection with the murders of filmmaker <b>Alejandro Gómez Monteverde's</b> father and brother.<p>On Sunday, Chief Francisco Galindo announced that the six suspects had been arrested in Tamaulipas. He added that the gang had been linked to 20 cases of …

BOUDOIR – AUDIENCE FEEDBACK from the Oct. 2015 Film Festival

<b>Watch the Audience FEEDBACK for BOUDOIR:</b><p><b>Here’s what the audience had to say about BOUDOIR (moderated by Matthew Toffolo):</b><p>“I liked this film. The …

Time Warner Cable tests replacing your cable box with a Roku

Time Warner Cable customers in New York City and New Jersey will be able to use a Roku box in place of their traditional cable box, the company announced today. The trial service is an extension of the company's TWC TV app, which lets subscribers access live television on mobile devices and smart …

Net Neutrality

Sharon Stone: 'After Basic Instinct, no one wanted to pay me'

Actor is latest to call for gender pay equality, after recalling frustration at being offered salaries that fell far short of male co-stars, even after breakthrough movie<p>Sharon Stone has become the latest actor to publicly attack the gender pay gap – not only in Hollywood, but across all …

Hollywood

Jobs in Bollywood, India

Bob Iger and Marc Andreessen Bridge Hollywood and Silicon Valley - FULL CONVERSATION

Dalton Trumbo Had It Coming

Dalton and Cleo Trumbo“Dalton Trumbo was a socialist, but he loved being rich.”So says Bryan Cranston, who stars in “Trumbo,” out this week, and …

History

Leaked Comcast documents show its data cap has nothing to do with network congestion

One of the inherent problems with Internet providers is that the largest among them also happen to be cable providers. So as consumers increasingly look to cut the cord, it’s far too easy for a company, like, oh I don’t know, say Comcast, to roll out data caps with overage fees in an effort to …

Net Neutrality