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Appletv Getting An Upgrade

8th March 2012

In addition to unveiling its new, higher-resolution iPad on Wednesday, Apple also disclosed that it is upgrading its AppleTV settop...

The Lorax Is Green In More Ways Than One

6th March 2012

Final box-office figures on Monday confirmed that Universal's Dr. Seuss' The Lorax did indeed sell more tickets than any other...

Unreleased Michael Jackson Songs Stolen By Hackers

5th March 2012

Unreleased Michael Jackson songs have been stolen by hackers.Record company Sony music say over 50,000 tracks - including never before...

Reese Witherspoon And Friends Join One Hit Wonders

29th February 2012

Reese Witherspoon, Cameron Diaz and Gwyneth Paltrow are all set to star in 'One Hit Wonders'. The Hollywood blondes will...

Michael Jackson's Daughter Claims He Didn't Sing Tracks

29th February 2012

Paris Jackson reportedly told friends Michael Jackson did not feature on his final album.The 13-year-old actress insists her late father's...

Seals Win Weekend Warfare

28th February 2012

Led by a movie that set out as a training film for Navy SEALs (and which featured actual SEALs in...

Skyfall To Screen In Imax

23rd February 2012

James Bond movie 'Skyfall' will be the first in the franchise to be released in IMAX.The Sam Mendes-directed film -...

Netflix Facing New Challenge From Comcast

22nd February 2012

As if Netflix didn't have enough problems on its hands, it learned on Tuesday that Comcast, the nation's largest cable...

Full Houses For Safe House

21st February 2012

The Presidents Day weekend saw five films racking up more than $20 million in ticket sales. Estimates for the four...

Safe House Safe At Second

20th February 2012

In its second week, Universal's Safe House continued to surprise -- earning an estimated $24 million over the first three...

Gael Garcia Bernal To Play Zorro

17th February 2012

Gael Garcia Bernal is to play Zorro in a new re-imagining of the franchise.The 'Motorcycle Diaries' actor will play the...

Phantom Menace Rises In Record Books

14th February 2012

Few people had high expectations for the 3D re-release of Star Wars Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace . Even...

Michael Mann To Direct Big Stone Grid

14th February 2012

Michael Mann is set to direct 'The Big Stone Grid'.The director is in talks to helm the police drama, which...

Kanye West Wanted To Be Big As Jackson

8th February 2012

Kanye West once declared he would be "the next Michael Jackson."The 'POWER' hitmaker is renowned for his outspoken nature and...

Sony's Profits Drown In Thai Floods

2nd February 2012

Last fall's devastating floods in Thailand played havoc with Sony's ability to fulfill orders and were largely responsible for the...

Sony Names New Chief

1st February 2012

Hoping that he can achieve for the rest of the company what he has already achieved for its games division,...

Netflix Shares Zoom On Earnings Report

26th January 2012

Netflix shares soared 22 percent on the Nasdaq by midday today (Thursday) to $115.46 after the company reported stronger-than-expected fourth-quarter...

Simon Cowell Teams With Jada Pinkett-smith For New Show

26th January 2012

Simon Cowell is set to team up with Jada Pinkett-Smith on a new international TV show. The music mogul took...

Underworld Awakening Takes Big Bite Of Box Office

24th January 2012

Underworld Awakening sank its teeth into the necks of box office pundits over the weekend as the vampire flick, starring...

Box Office Awakening As Underworld Sequel Takes Off

23rd January 2012

The top two films at the weekend box office performed well above expectations and helped push the overall gross more...

Mpaa Denounces Websites Protesting Against Sopa

18th January 2012

The motion picture industry fired back at websites that decided to go dark or otherwise interrupt services today (Wednesday) to...

Chinese Crackdown On Tv Shows Benefits Websites

18th January 2012

The decision by Chinese cultural authorities to eliminate two-thirds of the country's television entertainment programs in favor of "programs that...

Devil Dies On Sunday

10th January 2012

Several of the weekend's top films didn't do quite so well as studios had estimated on Sunday, but they did...

George Clooney To Tackle Nazis In New Movie

9th January 2012

George Clooney is set to take on the Nazis in his latest movie.The 'Ides of March' star is working on...

Dragon Tattoo Sequel Still Planned

4th January 2012

The sequel to 'Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' is still in "development". Sony has confirmed 'The Girl who Played with...

Lg To Unveil New Tv's With Spectacular Clarity

2nd January 2012

Korea's LG Electronics announced today (Monday) that it plans to unveil a 55-inch TV set for the home using OLED...

Paramount At Box-office Peak

28th December 2011

For the first time in more than a decade, Paramount Pictures is ending the year as the box office champion....

Cheap Tv's Proving To Be Disastrous For Manufacturers, Retailers

27th December 2011

A glut of big-screen TV sets has pushed prices of the sets down to bargain levels -- a boon for...

Netflix's U.k. Plans Undermined By Amazon Deal

22nd December 2011

Netflix can't seem to catch a break, not even overseas. On Wednesday Amazon's LoveFilm, Netflix's chief online rental rival in...

Box Office Slump Extends Into A Third Week

20th December 2011

Any hope that the 2011 domestic box office might finally overtake 2010's vanished over the weekend as ticket sales fell...