Linear TV is not going to go away. Throughout history, in not one instance did a new form of mass media replace an earlier form.
While the lesson in "The Book Thief" illustrates the power of the written word, the sentiment behind it defines the philosophy of one of Hollywood's most successful executives, Elizabeth Gabler…
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L.A. County chief coroner investigator Craig Harvey has been providing forensic advice to Hollywood for TV shows ranging from "JAG" and "Boomtown" to "Southland" and "NCIS," as well as films like…
Australian actor Callan McAuliffe, who played the young Jay Gatsby in "The Great Gatsby," will star in coming-of-age story “Skateboarding with Saddam.” Producers are aiming to shoot in the spring in…
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media