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  1. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    Sony looks to new movie hits to lift revenues

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 04:05am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Sony seeks hit movie revenue boost Sony says it is aiming to lift its movie and television revenue by more than a third in the next three years as it cuts costs and invests in potential hit films, including a new Spider-Man movie. The loss-making Japanese group has been under pressure to show its entertainment business can be a stronger contributor to growth ...

  2. News - World

    New York mansion shown in ‘The Godfather’ movie goes on market

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 10:06pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York The New York mansion that featured in the 1972 movie classic The Godfather is for sale, with a US$2.89 million price tag. In the Oscar-winning film, the grand Staten ... story," Joseph Profaci, of Connie Profaci Realty, wrote in an email. In reality, director Francis Ford Coppola filmed only its English Tudor-inspired exterior for the movie. But its present owner ...

  3. News - World - ENTERTAINMENT

    Paramount Pictures says sorry for offensive Ninja Turtle 9/11 movie poster

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 09:16pm by Reuters

    ... Paramount Pictures film studio has apologised for a poster for its upcoming film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, showing the four characters jumping down from an exploding skyscraper underscored with a September 11 release date. ...

  4. News - World - CINEMA

    US Library of Congress finds most silent-era movies have been lost

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 10:38pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York Library of Congress cites 'alarming and irretrievable' loss of more than 70pc of the movies created between 1912 and 1929 Most silent-era films made in U.S. lost forever Nearly three-quarters of feature-length silent films made in the US have been lost, and the legacy that put Hollywood at the forefront of the movie industry from 1912 to 1929 ...

  5. News - World - emmy awards

    Cranston, Margulies, Louis-Dreyfus and Parsons win Emmys

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:06am by AP, Reuters

    ... for best actor, Matthew McConaughey, nominated in this category for his role in True Detective. McConaughey, bringing movie-star sizzle to the ceremony, was the object of too-handsome jokes ... right now,” she said from the stage. The ceremony honouring the best of TV wasn’t shy about playing the movie-star card. “Six minutes to Woody Harrelson” flashed on screen during Colin Bucksey’s ...

  6. News - China - FILM

    Chinese tourism firm threatens to sue Transformers 4 over 'missing' location credits

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 01:44pm by Reuters

    ... placement complaint was made by the Chongqing Wulong Karst Tourism Group, which operates the Wulong Scenic Area in southwest China. It marks the second dispute the movie has faced in the world’s ... Technology is the movie channel arm of China Central Television. “If we fail to compromise on a proposal that could remedy our loss we will resort to legal procedures,” Li said in the newspaper’s ...

  7. News - China - FILM

    Beijing firm rowed with Hollywood studio over featuring office building in 'Transformers'

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 01:00pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles Two sides resolved dispute over sponsorship placement in the blockbuster Hollywood movie giant Paramount Pictures and a Chinese company have resolved a dispute over ... Paramount did not meet its obligations to feature its property in the movie and reneged on terms of a sponsorship deal. At issue was whether the movie would prominently feature Pangushi's ...

  8. News - World - ENTERTAINMENT

    Actor Robin Williams found dead in apparent suicide

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 07:28am by Reuters

    ... heartbroken,” Williams’ wife Susan Schneider said in a statement. PHOTO GALLERY: A glimpse of Robin Williams' dazzling movie life, 1951-2014 Williams, who won an Academy Award for his supporting ...

  9. News - World - MEDIA: ANALYSIS

    China and India the key to massive Murdoch bid for Time Warner

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 09:57pm by Reuters

    ... into 150 countries. In China, with Time Warner in the fold, Murdoch would be able to focus on profiting from what movies and TV shows the government would allow. In January, he sold Fox's 47 ... a movie distributed by Viacom's Paramount studio, has so far sold more tickets in China than the US. With its muscular films such as the Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings fantasy franchises, ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Town of Swett, South Dakota, for sale; includes bar

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:21pm by Reuters

    ... to make a movie." ...




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