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Entertainment How Hollywood Reboots Are Flipping Gender

The plan for an all-girls remake of the dystopian 1960s classic Lord of the Flies is just one of many new projects reimagining hit films with female leads

Delivery & Logistics Netflix Co-Founder's Next Disruptive Service Offers Daily Movie Tickets For $10 Per Month

MoviePass allows subscribers to see movies in theaters for a low monthly fee, following in Netflix's footsteps

Advertising How Isis Hijacked Pop Culture, From Hollywood to Videogames

How the militant group uses gaming and film tactics in their quest to appeal and appall

Gaming & Play Oculus Sets Up Studio to Make Virtual Reality Films

New division is staffed by Pixar veterans, with its first VR movie Lost debuting at the Sundance Film Festival

Syndicated Why Eating Popcorn In The Cinema Makes People Immune To Advertising

Study by Cologne University concludes that chewing makes ads ineffective.

Home A Look Back At The Life Of The Man Who Brought Movies To Life

Ray Dolby, whosenoise-reduction system enhanced cinema and music-lovers' listening experience, has died at age 80.

Design LA Opens Outdoor Marketplace For Creative Startups

The Los Feliz neighborhood is set to become a new destination for the local community, featuring shipping containers and outdoor cultural events.

Luxury Why Robert De Niro Founded The Tribeca Film Festival

Formed just after 9/11 the event was meant to help New York get back on its feet, but has become much more.

Technology Disney Shuns Hand-Drawn Animation

Leading studio says its graphics companies have long since moved on from 2D and it will not be reversing this trend.

Advertising Is The Entertainment Industry Actually Causing Piracy?

Cory Doctorow discusses how If companies refuse to release films or TV shows in US and UK at same time, they only have themselves to blame for piracy.

Syndicated DreamWorks Backs Their Version Of Instagram With Video

The new social app Ptch lets users create sharable slideshows (or mini movies) from media on their phone or existing social networks.

Home Could Quentin Tarantino And Johnny Depp Reinvent The Western?

Two of Hollywood's leading radicals are daring to reinvent one of the oldest genres in the movie industry's style book

Work How Are Movie Theaters Reinventing Themselves To Remain Relevant?

As the film industry continues to struggle with ways to fend off piracy, theaters rely increasingly on fans desperate to see it first.

Work The Avengers "Redefines The Standard" For Blockbuster Debut [Headlines]

Hollywood adaptation of superhero comic overtakes Harry Potter finale with $200m takings on first weekend.