Cyberlocker website Hotfile has shut its file-swapping doors, after losing a massive copyright infringement lawsuit brought by Hollywood studios. Hotfile’s file-sharing service went offline just…
A federal court has ordered cyberlocker Hotfile to shut down unless it implements copyright-filtering technologies to prevent piracy, and awarded Hollywood studios $80 million in damages in the case…
Cyberlocker Hotfile has been found liable for copyright infringement for housing pirated movies and TV shows on its site, the MPAA said on Wednesday. The summary judgment decision from U.S. District…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘Sully,’ ‘Patriots Day,’ ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Could Crack Film Editing Oscar Race
- Oscars: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Advance in Visual Effects Race
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- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
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“RightThisMinute,” a broadcast strip devoted to viral news of the web, has expanded its national reach to 85% of the country. Syndie show has recently added markets including Portland, Pittsburgh…
Alfonso Cuaron and his 3D space drama "Gravity" lifted Venice off to its strongest start in recent memory. The film, a tense drama about an astronaut stranded in space, was inspired by Cuaron's own…
Incentives can change on a dime, often subject to the whims of a state's political party when power changes hands.
Scant months before John F. Kennedy's death, Warner Bros. released a movie that may not be all that memorable on the screen, but certainly was remarkable in the making.
Shed Media’s Stateside arm has tapped Dan Snook as senior veep of development and Dave Kuba VP of development. Pair will report to Pam Healey, g.m. at the reality studio. Snook arrives at Shed from…
The number of Americans jettisoning pay TV is still fairly small — but data clearly shows that cord-cutting is picking up the pace as the cost of cable and satellite TV service continues to climb…
The classic noir film "Union Station" (1950) showed the 1939 train depot in its heyday as the last of America's great railway stations, even if L.A. subbed for Chicago in typical Hollywood fashion…