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Restoring Charlie Chaplin’s Sound

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Restoring Charlie Chaplin’s Sound

Robert Greene Offers Trump-Media Reality Check

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

“On television and on the political stage, Trump is giving a nonfiction performance for the ages. He’s exploited a system that fetishises political show over substance and has thoroughly taken advantage of our deeply ingrained culture of media inanity.”
Robert Greene Offers Trump-Media Reality Check

Corey Feldman Would Like To Name Names

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

“If somebody came forward with a suit against one of these people, I would certainly be more than happy to back them up. But that hasn’t happened.”
Corey Feldman Would Like To Name Names

Apple Exec Wanted To Bid Time Warner

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Apple Exec Wanted To Bid Time Warner

Gawker’s Nick Denton Open-Letters Peter Thiel, The Billionaire Who’s Spent $10 Million Funding The Lawsuits Of Others

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

“We can hold the discussion in person with a moderator of your choosing, in front of an audience, under the auspices of the Committee to Protect Journalists, or in a written discussion on some neutral platform such as Medium. Just tell me where and when.”
Gawker’s Nick Denton Open-Letters Peter Thiel, The Billionaire Who’s Spent $10 Million Funding The Lawsuits Of Others

The Long, Strange Trip Of A China Billionaire’s $140 Million, Decade-In-The-Making, Yet-To-Be- Finished “Empires of the Deep”

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

The Long, Strange Trip Of A China Billionaire’s $140 Million, Decade-In-The-Making, Yet-To-Be- Finished “Empires of the Deep”

Superfan Lee Unkrich Revisits Kubrick’s The Shining On Its Anniversary

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Superfan Lee Unkrich Revisits Kubrick’s The Shining On Its Anniversary

Daily Mail Claims Tom Cruise Was Supposed To Have Flown On Columbia

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Daily Mail Claims Tom Cruise Was Supposed To Have Flown On Columbia

Jury Rules Fair Use Protects Google In Oracle Lawsuit

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Jury Rules Fair Use Protects Google In Oracle Lawsuit; Billions Could Be Involved

Disney’s Bob Iger Picks Bone With Bernie Sanders

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

“We created 11,000 new jobs at Disneyland in the past decade, and our company has created 18,000 in the U.S. in the last five years. How many jobs have you created? What have you contributed to the U.S. economy?”
Disney’s Bob Iger Picks Bone With Bernie Sanders

David Ehrlich, Dana Harris, Eric Kohn, Anne Thompson Roundtable “Maligned Auteurs” Woody Allen, Mel Gibson And Others

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

David Ehrlich, Dana Harris, Eric Kohn, Anne Thompson Roundtable “Maligned Auteurs” Woody Allen, Mel Gibson And Others

Bilge Ebiri Gives Voice To X-Men: Apocalypse

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

“After the Everything’s-a-Metaphor! sledgehammering of Batman v Superman and the jokey flab of Captain America: Civil War, Singer’s film feels like something rare: an actual superhero movie.”
Bilge Ebiri Gives Voice To X-Men: Apocalypse

Cartoonist-Novelist Mell Lazarus, Of Miss Peach And Momma, Was 89; Known For Kindness And Inspiring His Friend Joseph Heller

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

“Mell Lazarus is the second-funniest writer in America and has written the second-funniest novel.”
Cartoonist-Novelist Mell Lazarus, Of Miss Peach And Momma, Was 89; Known For Kindness And Inspiring His Friend Joseph Heller

Lonely Island Say They’ve Made A Spinal Tap For The Viral Age

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Lonely Island Say They’ve Made A Spinal Tap For The Viral Age

Lionsgate Plots Growth

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Lionsgate Plots Growth

Michael Pattison On The Moment Of Vincent Gallo’s Brown Bunny

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Michael Pattison On The Moment Of Vincent Gallo’s Brown Bunny

Workers At Rio, Longtime London Indie Arthouse, Strike Over Planned Job Cuts

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Workers At Rio, Longtime London Indie Arthouse, Strike Over Planned Job Cuts

Indie Producer Ira Deutchman Tries Out B’way With Hester Street Adaptation

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Indie Producer Ira Deutchman Tries Out B’way With Hester Street Adaptation

Neighbors Miss Jerry Lewis At San Diego Marina

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Neighbors Miss Jerry Lewis At San Diego Marina

Elijah Wood Clarifies Comments To London Sunday Times About H’wd Pedophilia; Says Based On Amy Berg’s Doc, An Open Secret

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Elijah Wood Clarifies Comments To London Sunday Times About H’wd Pedophilia; Says Based On Amy Berg’s Doc, An Open Secret