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New York Passes Tax Credits for Live Theater
New York gave local theaters a financial lift on Tuesday, with lawmakers passing a budget that includes tax credits for productions that launch upstate. The program will offer a 25 percent tax credit ...
Infographic: Here's How Big Data Is Revolutionizing the Movie (and Music) Business
Streaming sites such as Netflix and Amazon have both been open about how they use big data to drive business decisions, such as which new series to greenlight. In this infographic, "How Big Data Is Re...
11 Movies We Wish Were April Fools’ Day Jokes (Photos)
The post 11 Movies We Wish Were April Fools’ Day Jokes (Photos) appeared first on TheWrap. Related stories from TheWrap:11 April Fools' Day Joke Ideas From Jimmy Kimmel to You (Video)Hannibal Le...
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VW Expands Its Relationship With MediaCom
Volkswagen Group has re-upped with its longtime global media agency for another three years. MediaCom, which has worked with VW since 1998, will continue to handle media planning and buying for the...
Nacho Vigalondo's 100-Minute Selfie of Elijah Wood Acquired by Cinedigm
Cinedigm has acquired U.S. distribution rights to “Open Windows,” Nacho Vigalondo's thriller starring Elijah Wood as a fan of a movie star, played by Sasha Grey. The movie, which premi...
Esquire's ‘Friday Night Tykes’ Scores Season 2 Order
The Esquire Network has ordered a second season of “Friday Night Tykes,” which examines the grown-up world of youth football. The 10-part original docu-series, which premiered in January r...
Cinedigm Picks Up 'Open Windows,' the 21st Century 'Rear Windows'
Cinedigm is on a roll lately, with recent acquisitions including "Antboy," "Remote Area Medical," and "Night Moves." And now, to add another genre to this list consisting of family films, documentarie...
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Sylvester Stallone Recalls Rough Road to 'Rocky' Films (Video)
After a handful of sequels, the actor-producer still ran into resistance when adapting his story for Broadway.read more
'Nymphomaniac' Isn't the Only Recent Movie About Sexually Confused Youth. What Gives?
Lila is a shy 14-year-old girl. While spending the summer vacations with her best friend and obsessing over her sexual adventures, Lila vows to have some of her own. However, the subject of her pursui...
Nancy Grace Trolls HLN Viewers by Replacing Robin Meade on ‘Morning Express': ‘Ding Dong, The Witch is Gone!’ (Video)
HLN and Nancy Grace gave Robin Meade fans a heart attack on Tuesday morning when the legal anchor announced she was taking over as the new “Morning Express” host. Also read: Nancy Grace H...
Ratings: ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Finale Scores Series Highs
A lot of people will be debating that ending: CBS’ series finale of “How I Met Your Mother” hit all-time highs on Monday in both the key demographic and total viewers. The comedy was...
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TV Ratings: 'How I Met Your Mother' Finale Brings Series Highs
UPDATED: The CBS comedy concludes with 12.9 million viewers, its most-watched episode ever.read more
Want Orson Welles' Camera? Here's Your Chance.
Get your paddles ready: A Bell & Howell 16mm camera used by Orson Welles will be auctioned on April 26th. Collectors owe this good fortune to Welles's youngest daughter, Beatrice Welles, who belie...
Brittany Murphy Is a Murder Suspect in Trailer for Final Film ‘Something Wicked’ (Video)
Days before Brittany Murphy's final film is set to begin it's small theatrical run in select areas in the northwest, the distributor has released the first preview. The first trailer for ̶...
Microsoft to Give Xbox One Owners Control of their DVRs through Mobile Devices
Microsoft plans to make the content you record and store on your Xbox One accessible on mobile devices later this year. The Xbox division announced Tuesday morning an update of its SmartGlass app that...
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'Agents of SHIELD' EPs Respond to Critics: Don't Expect a Marvel Movie Every Week
Maurissa Tancharoen and Jed Whedon speak candidly about expectations, ratings and creative changes from fan interactions as well as a final stretch that ties everything together and sets the stage for...
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Starwood's Crazy Facebook ROI and 5 Other Surprising Brand Reveals
The mid-morning session of the 5th I-Com Global Summit was a bit of a beauty contest in Seville, Spain, as marketers shared case studies for the event's Data Creativity Awards. Here were the si...
BBC America Sets June 22 Premiere, Season 2 Order for ‘Musketeers’
D’Artagnan and Co. will romp for at least two seasons BBC America. The cabler has set June 22 as the premiere date for “The Musketeers” and given the series a sophomore season greenl...
Conan O’Brien, AT&T Send Viewers To Web To See Show With 360-Degree Views
A slab of beef hurtling through the air on TBS’  “Conan” marks the latest effort to nudge advertisers and late-night programs closer together. Rather than put a product on the set of Conan ...
How Indie Female Filmmakers Are Changing the TV Landscape
Sundance 2013 was a banner year for the festival in terms of gender equality: women directed eight of the 16 features programmed in the narrative competition. But these numbers are rare outside of Par...

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