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CBS’ Moonves Programs $66.9 Million In 2013

Monday, April 14th, 2014

CBS’ Moonves Programs $66.9 Million In 2013

“Midnight Rider” Director Intends To Continue Production After Sarah Jones Death

Monday, April 14th, 2014

“Midnight Rider” Director Intends To Continue Production After Sarah Jones Death

What Do Famous Movie Bullies Look Like Now?

Monday, April 14th, 2014

What Do Famous Movie Bullies Look Like Now?

Golden Globes Exile Member For Six Months For Telling Secrets

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Golden Globes Exile Member For Six Months For Telling Secrets In An e-Book

New Pashas Of Pulitzer Include Donna Tartt For “The Goldfinch,” Boston Globe For Breaking Marathon Coverage, Guardian/WashPost For Snowden Revelations; Tyler Hicks For Kenya Shootout Photography

Monday, April 14th, 2014

New Pashas Of Pulitzer Include Donna Tartt For “The Goldfinch,” Boston Globe For Breaking Marathon Coverage, Guardian/WashPost For Snowden Revelations; Tyler Hicks For Kenya Shootout Photography
“Public opinion is at worst divided.”
As - Yahoo! Goes With “Traitor” Designation For Snowden
With – Hicks’ Astounding “Witness To A Massacre In A Nairobi Mall”
Plus
“The Goldfinch,” Excerpted
And – On The Neglect Of Wounded Veterans: “Other Than Honorable”

Comcast Acquires FearNET, Snuffs 15 Staffers

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Comcast Acquires FearNET, Snuffs 15 Staffers

Why The NY Jets Aren’t Part Of Draft Day

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Why The NY Jets Aren’t Part Of Draft Day

Google Buys Drone Manufacturer Out From Under Facebook

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Google Buys Drone Manufacturer Out From Under Facebook

A Producer Twirls The Knobs Of Focus Groups In Comic Form

Monday, April 14th, 2014

A Producer Twirls The Knobs Of Focus Groups In Comic Form

Carr On Hype And How Easy It Isn’t To Get High-Quality Narrative Onto The Internet (Hello, Yahoo!!)

Monday, April 14th, 2014

“Winning in the distribution of high-end content is about mining an audience, and you can’t blame technology companies for believing they have relevant skill sets.”
Carr On Hype And How Easy It Isn’t To Get High-Quality Narrative Onto The Internet (Hello, Yahoo!!)

Columbia TriStar Exec On “Following Christ’s Example” In Hw’d

Monday, April 14th, 2014

“it’s important to elevate films that skew faith-based because there is an audience out there that does want higher-quality films that are treated like real films. We don’t want to pander. Why not raise the bar?”
Columbia TriStar Exec On “Following Christ’s Example” In Hw’d

Harrison Ford Thinks He Could Beat Up Mark Hamill

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Harrison Ford Thinks He Could Beat Up Mark Hamill

Mel Brooks Tells Tales And Tattles On Making Blazing Saddles

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Mel Brooks Tattles On Making Blazing Saddles
And – Video Of A Bit Of The Chitchat

Mel Brooks On BLAZING SADDLES Not Getting Buried (4’01″)

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Jerry Lewis On Superstition And The End Of Martin & Lewis (4’06″)

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Amazon Plots Smartphone With 3D Simulation And Multiple Eye-Movement Tracking Sensors

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Amazon Plots Smartphone With 3D Simulation And Multiple Eye-Movement Tracking Sensors

The Grandmaster Buttons 12 Hong Kong Film Awards

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

The Grandmaster Buttons 12 Hong Kong Film Awards

How Scarlett Johansson helped me challenge disfigurement stigma

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

“One of the main reasons for taking the role was because it was so moving and honest. The film is about what the world looks like without knowledge and without prejudice. It’s about seeing the world through alien eyes, I guess.”
“How Scarlett Johansson Helped Me Challenge Disfigurement Stigma”

“I have to say very stupidly today that I thought that nymphomania was about exploring sexual pleasure. Very quickly, Lars explained the suffering they were going through.”

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

“I have to say very stupidly today that I thought that nymphomania was about exploring sexual pleasure. Very quickly, Lars explained the suffering they were going through.” 

Behind One Of Diane Arbus’ Most Uncomfortable Photographs

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Behind One Of Diane Arbus’ Most Uncomfortable Photographs