Thursday , November 26 2020

Tag Archives: Video

Online Movie News

Universal, CinemaNow link for online movies: CinemaNow Inc. on Monday said Universal Studios will make several films, such as “The Scorpion King” available at its Web site, marking only the second deal linking the Web distributor with a major Hollywood studio. U.S. moviemakers, concerned with digital piracy of films and …

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Online Film Critics Society Vote For Greatest Screen Villain

We were not consulted: The Online Film Critics Society (OFCS), the international association of the leading Internet-based cinema journalists, is sharing its love with the character we’re supposed to hate. The OFCS has announced its new list celebrating the Top 100 Villains of All Time and the greatest screen villain …

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SNL Returns

Saturday Night Live returns tonight with Matt Damon hosting and Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band as musical guests. I expect to see battling reviews from our Blogcritics up tonight or tomorrow. A little play by play action might be nice. Here’s what they have to say about themselves: …

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FCC Leaning Against EchoStar-DirecTV Deal

Chairman Michael Powell has already expressed concerns that the deal would create significant concentration in the direct broadcast satellite business: U.S. Federal Communications Commission staff are recommending the agency block EchoStar Communications Corp.’s plans to acquire rival satellite television provider DirecTV and its parent Hughes Electronics, people familiar with the …

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He Minceth Not

Jerry Falwell calls Mohammed a “terrorist” tomorrow night on 60 Minutes: In a 60 Minutes interview with CBS News Correspondent Bob Simon, Falwell also affirms the Christian Right’s steadfast support for the state of Israel against its Islamic enemies and hints that right-wing religious groups are influencing U.S. government policy …

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The Man Who Knew

Frontline takes on allegations that FBI agent John O’Neill warned about al Qaeda but was ignored. He died in the World Trade Center: When the Twin Towers fell on Sept. 11, 2001, among the thousands killed was the one man who may have known more about Osama bin Laden and …

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Everything Is Less Than Perfect

When I first heard the premise of ABC’s Less than Perfect, I started flashing on the buried Fox sitcom, Babes. That short-lived series revolved around a trio of fat sisters who shared an apartment in the big city. Appealingly cast (Wendy Jo Sperber, Susan Peretz and Ed‘s Leslie Boone), the …

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More Paltrow

Bill Simmons honors Bruce Paltrow, who died yesterday: One of my favorite people died Thursday. Since he affected my life, I thought you needed to know about him. His name was Bruce Paltrow. The last name probably rings a bell, since he was Gwyneth’s father and all. And you might …

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Fanning Speaks – Film to Follow

Whether his ultimate legacy is viewed as one of innovation or intellectual property perfidy, Shawn Fanning has already had an enormous impact on the world: HIS MUSIC-SHARING SOFTWARE PROGRAM Napster caused panic in the recording industry when it showed up on the Internet in 1999, only to be shut down …

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Gwyneth Tells All!

Says Conan O’Brien: It’s amazing what famous people will tell you when you lock them in a small, dark room and deprive them of human contact. From Snoop to Shatner and Fabio to Mr. T, we’ve got all their whimpering confessions caught on tape. PALTROW SECRETS: “You’d never know it …

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