Bob and Harvey Weinstein claim they are due a share in the proceeds from “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” which opens Friday.
Whiskey As A Service In San Francisco: Instacart v. Lasso
Procrastinating party throwers in San Francisco have options to toss together a soirée in short order. Let me restate that: You can have whiskey delivered all but into your glass without the need to put pants on. Launching today is a company called Lasso, which will deliver high-end meat, che
Bring on the school holiday pageants, local baseball games and armchair poetry slams... YouTube today announced that it is expanding its live video services to the masses. Everyone who has a verified account can now stream live video on YouTube. And verified accounts can now create a Google+ Hangout
Following a legal dispute with Pro Populi, the company behind startup database People+, CrunchBase is announcing new terms of service. CrunchBase data will now be available through a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 license.
CrunchBase President Matt Kaufman also told me, "People+ h
Aereo, a TV streaming service backed by Barry Diller, is in the middle of a fierce legal battle. The company uses remote, miniature antennas to pull free over-the-air signals from broadcast networks like Fox, ABC, NBC and 27 others and put them on customer's connected devices for $8 per month.
TBS, USA Lead the Way Among Top-Rated Cable Nets of 2013
USA is looking like it will once again win a calendar year in total viewers, but a rising TBS has surpassed it among young adults for the first time. TBS is on pace to lead ad-supported cable in primetime for the year in adults 18-49, ending USA’s seven-year winning streak, according to prelim
LONDON — The Goteborg Intl. Film Festival is to include a Russia Focus as part of its next edition. The lineup will include films by both established filmmakers and the younger generation. Pics will mirror the contemporary political and social situation in Russia, and tackle recent events that
Recipients of the Recording Academy’s Lifetime Achievement Awards, Trustees Awards and Technical Grammy Awards were announced today, including several post-humorous awards to honor those whose impact reached far into the music industry. The Beatles, Mexican-born singer-songwriter Armando Manza
In terms of box office boosts, the biggest beneficiaries from the 71st annual Golden Globes nominated crop stand to be a funny -- or musical -- bunch. Three of five nominated comedy/musical pics -- "American Hustle," "Her" and "The Wolf of Wall Street" -- will enter theaters in coming weeks with the
Watch: '12 Years a Slave' Star Chiwetel Ejiofor's New 12-Minute Short Film
While a lot of attention has been paid to Chiwetel Ejiofor's formidable chops as an actor thanks to his bravura lead turn in Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave," now it's time to meet Ejiofor, the filmmaker.
In the latest in a series of short feature collaborations between London's Young Vic and th
Award season is in full swing, with basically three straight months of announcements from critics groups, guilds, boards, and yes, academies, underway.
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The foundation of this "Third Golden Age of Television" is often credited to "The Sopranos," "The Wire," "The Shield" and "Mad Men," but arguably as influential was the 2004 version of "Battlestar Galactica," reimagined by Ronald Moore and Dave Eick, which aired on Sci-Fi (as it was then called). "B
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 86th Academy Award nominations through January 16th, 2014, when the nominations are announced. This is truly one of the most exceptional and crowded best actor races in recent memory. Chiwetel Ejiofer, Robert Redford, Matthew McCon