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Redbox increasing DVD rental prices by 25 per cent to help offset format's shrinking audience

November 24th, 2014 No comments

SAN FRANCISCO – Redbox is raising its DVD rental prices by 25 per cent beginning next week in an effort to wring more revenue from the shrinking audience that still watches movies on the discs instead …

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Valuable movies and valued movies may be two different things

November 12th, 2014 No comments

Action movies may drive box office revenues, but dramas and deeper, more serious movies earn audience acclaim and appreciation, according to a team of researchers.

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Smoking in movies critized by health unit as WIFF starts

October 31st, 2014 No comments

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is targeting the Windsor International Film Festival as part of its anti-smoking campaign.

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Watching movies with sex and violence may lower parents' viewing standards for kids

October 20th, 2014 No comments

Parents may get so accustomed to seeing sex and violence in movies and television that they end up lowering their standards for what kids are allowed to watch, a new report suggests.

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'Repeated exposure' to movie sex, violence can desensitize parents: study

October 20th, 2014 No comments

Parents who have “repeated exposure” to sex and violence in movies can become desensitized, and more likely to let their children watch graphic content, indicates a new U.S. study.

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Movies for Entrepreneurs: ‘We Are the Dreamers of Dreams’

September 23rd, 2014 No comments

A business owner offers some of his favorite entrepreneurial lessons taken from movies. “I've worked in the private sector. They expect results!”

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5 things you need to know about TIFF on Sunday

September 7th, 2014 No comments

1. MOVIES ABOUT MUSIC: Rogers Waters's The Wall and romantic Anna Kendrick's The Last Five Years are just two films about music you can catch screenings of today. Here’s eight more movies about music at TIFF 2014.

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Assiniboine Park offers movies under the stars

July 28th, 2014 No comments

For those who can't get enough of free outdoor movies, Assiniboine Park is offering up yet another option this summer.

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Doctor Who: An Adventure In Space And Time

July 25th, 2014 No comments

The Blu-ray/DVD + Bonus DVD combo pack, “Doctor Who: An Adventure in Space and Time,” tells the story of the early days of the series, chronicling the idea, creation and battle to bring Doctor Who to the airwaves back in 1963, including the early years of Bill Hartnell’s portrayal.

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Downtown drive-in offers up more free movies in Winnipeg

July 23rd, 2014 No comments

A part of downtown Winnipeg will be turned into a drive-in movie theatre on August weekends. “They may be disappearing from the landscape one-by-one, but drive-in movies certainly aren’t forgotten,” said Ross McGowan, president & CEO of CentreVenture Development Corporation. The drive-in is a partnership between Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI), and CentreVenture, an arm's …

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