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  • CinemaCon panel lights up texting debate

     
    In what could almost be considered a skirmish at CinemaCon, panelists discuss whether to allow texting in movie theaters....
  • Eat, pray, love — and shop

    Eat, pray, love — and shop
    Fans of Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir-turned-movie "Eat Pray Love" won't have to settle for a dog-eared book or a ticket stub as the only mementos of their literary and cinematic journeys through Italy, India and Bali. A massive amount of related merchandise...
  • Wednesday is the new Friday in movie releases

    Wednesday is the new Friday in movie releases
    PINK is the new black, 50 is the new 40 and, when it comes to summer movies, Wednesday has become the new Friday. Between now and Labor Day, the major studios and several independent distributors will release more than half a dozen new films on a...
  • Sony's aborted attempt to release 'This Is It' DVD before Christmas

     
    Sony Pictures desperately wanted to release the DVD of the Michael Jackson concert movie 'This Is It' for the holiday shopping season, but backed down after movie theater owners balked that it was too soon following the film's theatrical premiere.......
  • China loves the end of the world: '2012' on track to be highest-grossing U.S. film ever there

     
    Here's an interesting report from Lily Kuo, writing for the Los Angeles Times from Beijing. "Welcome to the People's Republic of China," declares an officer of the People's Liberation Army as he crisply salutes an American novelist (played by John......
  • Studios looking to cash in on Oscar nominations

     
    After amassing more than $2 billion in global ticket sales, “Avatar” seems like the last film that would get a financial boost from today’s Oscar nominations. But Academy Award recognition can bring surprising benefits to even the least ne...
  • Jeff Blake is among the former pros for Gridiron Kings

     
    The staff of former NFL players who will work with the high school senior football stars at this weekend’s Champion Gridiron Kings tournament includes former Seminole quarterback Jeff Blake, who played 14 pro seasons and was a starter for Cincinnati,...
  • Films to aid newborns

    Most people don't associate baby warmers with the movies "Karate Kid" or "Grown Ups," but maybe after Verdugo Hills Hospital hosts its first film series, they might. The first film series at United Artists La Cañada 8 Theatres will feature the upcoming...
  • The Studio Report Card: Sony Pictures

    It wasn't so long ago that Warner Bros. was known as the home of movie stars. But these days, it's Sony Pictures that is perhaps the most talent-friendly studio in town. It starts at the top. Sony Pictures Co-Chairman Amy Pascal works out of Louis B....
  • Underwhelmed by It All

    Underwhelmed by It All
    With their vast arsenals of electronic gear, they are the most entertained generation ever. Yet the YouTubing, MySpacing, multi-tasking teens and young adults widely seen as Hollywood's most wanted audience are feeling — can it be? — a bit...
  • Piracy spins a global web

    Before a single frame of "Spider-Man 2" was shot, Sony Pictures Entertainment launched a global effort to protect its summer blockbuster from piracy. During production, daily film footage was locked overnight in vaults. When Sony conducted preview...