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John Goodman

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  • Amazon Aiming to Fire on All Video Cylinders, But It's Playing Catch-Up

    Amazon laid the final cornerstone in its blueprint to dominate home entertainment this week with the debut of Fire TV: a small, $99 box the e-commerce titan promises is the easiest way to bring Internet video, games and other digital media to HDTVs. The...
  • Amazon unveils video-streaming set-top box

    Amazon unveils video-streaming set-top box
    Amazon.com has changed the way people read and shop, and now it wants to become an even bigger influence on the way they watch TV and movies. The world's largest e-commerce company on Wednesday unveiled Fire TV, an Internet video-streaming set-top box...
  • Amazon's Fire TV latest platform for Netflix rival Prime Instant

    Amazon's Fire TV latest platform for Netflix rival Prime Instant
    Amazon.com Inc. has officially entered the Internet video streaming set-top box market. Dubbed Fire TV, the Seattle online retailer's new $99 offering features a small remote control, voice search capability, online gaming and video applications...
  • Amazon Unveils Fire TV, Video-Streaming and Gaming Set-Top for TVs

    Amazon.com launched an Internet video-streaming and gaming device - the $99 Fire TV - as the e-retailing giant looks to grab a spot in the living room to promote its own content services and get an edge on rivals including Apple and Netflix. As expected,...
  • Amazon Greenlights 6 Series, Including Chris Carter's 'The After,' and Renews 'Alpha House'

    Amazon.com confirmed full-series pickups of four shows - including supernatural drama "The After" from Chris Carter ("X-Files") -- plus two kids' original series and a second season of "Alpha House" starring John Goodman for its Prime Instant Video...
  • Amazon greenlights 'Bosch,' 'The After,' more; renews 'Alpha House'

    Amazon greenlights 'Bosch,' 'The After,' more; renews 'Alpha House'
    New series from "The X-Files" creator Chris Carter, popular mystery author Michael Connelly and actor-writer Jason Schwartzman are on their way to your computer, mobile devices and home TV. Amazon has given the green light to six series produced for the...
  • Wrigley Field 100th anniversary: Top pop culture moments

    Wrigley Field 100th anniversary: Top pop culture moments
    Swinging one leg and the rest of his body out over thousands of Wrigley Field fans while nervous handlers in the broadcast booth gasped, actor Cuba Gooding Jr. howled "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" with abandon before revving up the crowd further with a...
  • Amazon Is Plotting Free TV and Music-Video Streaming Service. But Stocked with What?

    Amazon.com is reportedly cooking up a new free, ad-supported video service -- with TV shows and music videos -- to complement its subscription VOD offering. But it isn't clear what content might be available through it, which would be the major factor...
  • New releases: Coens' 'Inside Llewyn Davis' a rich look at folk scene

    New releases: Coens' 'Inside Llewyn Davis' a rich look at folk scene
    Inside Llewyn Davis Sony, $30.99; Blu-ray, $35.99 Available on VOD beginning Tuesday Joel and Ethan Coen use the pre-Bob Dylan Greenwich Village folk scene as a jumping-off point for a black comedy about obsolescence, but unlike earlier, similar...
  • 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

    'Inside Llewyn Davis'
    Filmmaking siblings Joel and Ethan Coen ("Fargo," "No Country for Old Men") again earned wide acclaim for their portrait of a fictional early-1960s folk singer, superbly played by Oscar Isaac. While he may lack social graces, Llewyn Davis has undeniable...
  • Freebie Friday: Stuff to see, do in Central Florida

    Freebie Friday: Stuff to see, do in Central Florida
    Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free. Find free events, museums, attractions, music, art exhibits, galleries, and more, absolutely free. Events    BIKE WEEK: city-wide motorcycle festival: daily today through March  16; Downtown...
  • Film Review: 'Bottled Up'

    A terminally quirky indie dramedy, "Bottled Up" risks trivializing prescription drug abuse in service of a trite middle-age romance. Fine actors including topliner Melissa Leo can't disguise the fundamentally weak material of writer-director Enid...