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Disney Profit Rises as ‘Frozen’ DVD Tops Home-Video Chart

May 6th, 2014 No comments

“Frozen” continues to sizzle for Walt Disney Co. (DIS) , where quarterly profit rose 27 percent as kids snapped up DVDs and merchandise tied to the animated mega-hit.

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Putin Embraces Conservatism With Cursing Ban in Movies, Theater

May 6th, 2014 No comments

President Vladimir Putin, cast in Russia as a defender of conservative values, is imposing a ban on swearing in Russian movies, music and books, seeking to suppress a form of profanity-laden slang known as “mat.”

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Connecticut could be first state to curb loud movies

March 8th, 2014 No comments

NEW HAVEN – Connecticut could become the first state to curb loud movies under proposed legislation that’s drawing opposition from the Motion Picture Association of America.

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Netflix takes a jab at Amazon with 'Drone 2 Home' spoof video

February 26th, 2014 No comments

In a satirical YouTube video, the on-demand DVD video service announces that a “fleet of high-tech drones will deliver your disk to you within mere seconds of you adding it to your queue.” Originally posted at News – Internet & Media

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New Movies Anywhere app streams Disney's world

February 25th, 2014 No comments

Disney kisses awake its long slumbering digital-locker system with an app tied to iTunes for streaming movies from its studio, Marvel and Pixar.

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SXSW Unveils Midnight Movies, Music Videos and Shorts Slate

February 5th, 2014 No comments

South by Southwest will premiere eight movies and a screen a couple of other films from horror veterans in its midnights movie section, the film festival said Wednesday.

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Hollywood Risks a Christmastime Overload

December 16th, 2013 No comments

Hollywood may leave moviegoers feeling a little too stuffed this holiday season. Twelve movies are set to open at 500 theaters or more between Dec. 12 and 25, the highest number in recent time.

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2 Kannada films in race for Oscar entry

September 14th, 2013 No comments

Kannada movies Lucia and Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna are among the 20 films selected for consideration as India’s Oscar entry to the Best Foreign Language Film category.        

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Movies releasing on June 28: Ghanchakkar, 100 Bloody Acres, Byzantinum and more

June 26th, 2013 No comments

Here is your weekly guide to Hollywood and Bollywood movies that are releasing this week.

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Movies releasing on June 28: Ghanchakkar, 100 Bloody Acres, Byzantinum and more

A Guide to Free Outdoor Movies in NYC

June 24th, 2013 No comments

Who needs a drive-in when you have New York City’s parks? All you need to see a movie alfresco this summer is a blanket—picnics optional. Films: There’s a loose globe-hopping theme, with each movie in the lineup showcasing a different city.

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