Time Warner becoming available on Roku last week may be more relevant to Apple than either participating company. If anything, it’s less what their combined forces represent, and more what could…
The Siggraph computer graphics conference earlier this month should have found the visual-effects biz on top of the world: Visual effects blockbusters and CG-animated family pics dominate the annual…
Chuck Palahniuk's "Snuff" film has found financing through Immortal Transmedia, the London-based production house led by producers Jean Pierre Magro and Dean O'Toole.
Hindsight allows David France's stirring "How to Survive a Plague" a concise overview's clarity and an epic narrative shape, with a happy ending to boot.
As the first feature-length docu about the Tunisian revolution, Mourad Ben Cheikh's "No More Fear" is a passionate, raw, and immediate compilation that brings together news footage of demonstrations…
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The NBA Finals are off to a strong ratings start as expected for ABC, towering over a pair of drama series premieres on rival nets Thursday.
"Swingtown" opened at 10 p.m. to 8.6 million viewers and 2.7 rating/8 share in the adults 18-49 demo, per prelim Nielsens (in the final nationals "Swingtown" went up a tick in the demo to 2.8/8). The…
First installment in NBC's 13-part horror anthology -- a relatively safe-for-primetime take on Showtime's "Masters of Horror" -- displays astute attention to detail and craft, even if it does not…
With the economy going in the tank, NBC appears ready to bet that viewers are eager for a heavy dose of escapism -- and as few repeats as possible.