What Hollywood Blockbusters Should and Shouldn't Borrow from the Golden Age of TV
Not that long ago, films were constructed as one-and-done stories, and TV was similarly episodic. Old TV shows couldn't rely on audiences seeing every episode (because there wasn't any way to watch pr...
Attention, Filmmakers: Blackmagic's DaVinci Resolve 12 is Available to Download for Free
Blackmagic Design has released a public beta of DaVinci Resolve 12, its professional editing and color correction software. It's now available to download from the Blackmagic Design web site. In versi...
Tim Goodman: When You Opt for the Orgy, You're Out of Ideas (Or Why 'True Detective' Is Beyond Redemption)
The much-discussed orgy scene in the latest episode of 'True Detective' was unsexy, unconvincing and symptomatic of the whole season's heavy-handed, wrong-headed, desperate approach to storytelling. r...
7 Must-See Movies About Writers
READ MORE: Watch: Jason Segel Wows in First Trailer for 'The End of the Tour' This week, audiences will meet the first-ever filmic representation of David Foster Wallace. Jason Segel embodies&nb...
Danny Boyle's 'Steve Jobs' Joins 53rd New York Film Festival as Centerpiece Selection
READ MORE: Don Cheadle's Directorial Debut 'Miles Ahead' to Close 53rd New York Film Festival As if the awards-ready talent behind and in front of the camera wasn't enough, the announcement from The ...
Oscar Isaac Takes the Mic in Striking Poster for David Simon's HBO Miniseries 'Show Me a Hero'
"Show Me A Hero," an upcoming HBO miniseries based on Lisa Belkin's nonfiction book of the same name, has a new poster that reflects its gripping premise. The series follows a new mayor of ...
Comedy Web Series 'SHAM' Reimagines the Marriage Pact
Here's your daily dose of an indie film, web series, TV pilot, what-have-you in progress -- at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a projec...
Lena Dunham, Kate Winslet Face Off With Amnesty International Over Sex-Trade Debate
They join a chorus of stars opposing a proposal that calls for the decriminalization of prostitution.read more
Michael Chabon to Write Disney's 'Bob the Musical' (Exclusive)
Bret McKenzie, who won an Oscar for writing the fun Muppets song 'Man or Muppet,' is being brought on board to write songs for the musical comedy.read more
Watch: Will Ferrell Could Be the Next Babe Ruth in HBO's 'Ferrell Takes the Field' Trailer
READ MORE: Review: HBO Sports Comedy Spoof '7 Days in Hell' is Weird as Hell, But It Works Will Ferrell has drawn big laughs by playing fictional sports stars like Ricky Bobby ("Talladega Nights...
Canada Cool Comedy Tour Announces Lineup Chosen by MoMA's Former Film Curator
READ MORE: How the Magic & Economics of Canadian Sci-Fi TV Helped Create 'Continuum' Telefilm Canada has launched the Canada Cool comedy tour, a new annual tour of critically acclaimed films...
Last Call: 25 Films Leaving Netflix in August (And 3 You Must See)
READ MORE: 'The Hurt Locker,' 'Two Days, One Night' and More Coming to Netflix This August (Plus Indiewire's Picks) As we start anticipating the new titles hitting Netflix next month, it's ...
'The Hurt Locker,' 'Two Days, One Night' and More Coming to Netflix This August (Plus Indiewire's Picks)
READ MORE: 9 Indie Tearjerkers Now Streaming on Netflix August can be quite the sluggish month at the movie theater, but Netflix is offering some acclaimed remedies thanks to a handful of new ad...
Snapchat Replaces Yahoo and Warner Music With BuzzFeed and iHeartRadio
Snapchat has added BuzzFeed and iHeartRadio to its Discover portal—which lets publishers share up to 20 stories a day on the social mobile app—and Yahoo and Warner Music Group's chan...
Here's Why Burger King Revamped Its Packaging
Updated packaging design seems to be the latest trend among fast-food chains—McDonald's and KFC recently refreshed theirs—and earlier this month Burger King tapped Turner Duckwo...
Adventurers Face Danger in Exclusive 'Unbranded' Poster
READ MORE: Gravitas Ventures Acquires Award-Winning Adventure Doc 'Unbranded' Phil Baribeau, who worked as a camera operator on the series "Mountain Men," is making his directorial debut wi...
Zanzibar International Film Festival Announces 2016 Theme and Date
READ MORE: Watch: CNN Profiles the Zanzibar International Film Festival The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), the largest arts and culture festival in East Africa, has released its date an...
Watch: Owen Wilson and Kathryn Hahn are a Bickering Couple in 'She's Funny That Way' Clip
READ MORE: Watch: Dysfunctional Relationships Explode in Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston Comedy 'She's Funny That Way' Peter Bogdanovich's screwball comedy, "She's Funny That Way," has a...
Instagram's Ad Sales Are Expected to Top $2 Billion by 2017
Instagram will generate almost $600 million in ad sales this year, according to eMarketer's first report on the photo-sharing mobile app. The research firm also predicted Instagram will earn $2....
YouTube Sensation Bethany Mota Says She'll Make Videos Until She's 60
Bethany Mota began making Web videos when she was 13 years old. Home schooled and cyber bullied, the California teen says she used YouTube as an outlet, a "safe place" for herself and anyo...

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