Abrams Bison Investments, a hedge run by Gavin Abrams, has filed its 13F with Securities and Exchange Commission, disclosing nine positions. Abrams, which founded the eponymous hedge-fund in 2000, is a value investor and generally focuses on long term investments and risk arbitrage. Historically he invests primarily in the US market. The current equity portfolio […]
If you're unaware of the never-made J.J. Abrams' Superman movie, you are in for a treat. Here's a video breakdown of the insanity that could have been, including one dead and the resurrected Superman. Read more...
Earlier this summer we reported on the US debut of ‘Star Trek Live In Concert’ series of orchestral performances of the music of Star Trek shown along with screenings of JJ Abrams Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness. And now new dates have been added to the schedule, this time down under in Australia. […]
Assuming that the latest truce in the Gaza war holds, the future remains murky, and “peace” is still far away. Several weeks ago, former deputy national security adviser Elliott Abrams correctly predicted that the war “will end with pledges from many parties to help the people of Gaza and rebuild Gaza, but not allow Hamas […]
J.J. Abrams will be producing the thriller for first time director Dan Trachtenberg... Read the full article on AICN Hey Yo, Draven here. Deadline is reporting that the very beautiful and very talented Mary Elizabeth Winstead is set to star in the J.J Abrams-produced thriller, THE CELLAR. Show More Summary
"FEEL-GOOD SHOT" #20Link - by Avi Abrams Some joyful stuff to brighten up your dayMixed images flow: cars, girls, etc.Welcome to the new issue of Dark Roasted Blend's "Feel-Good" series: mostly bright and sweet collection of images designed...Show More Summary
David Abrams is considered to be a rising star in the hedge-fund industry. His fund, Abrams Capital Management, which was founded in 1999, has returned 20% since inception. He has $8 billion in assets under management and an equity portfolio valued at $1.4 billion, as of the second quarter. In his latest 13F filing, the […]
J.J. Abrams ain't gonna like this... 'cause Harrison Ford put his recently broken leg at risk this week when he went barreling down a 2,500 foot mega-slide -- just days before he's due back on the "Star Wars" set. Ford -- whose Han Solo scenes…
OK, we did think the Bill Gates one would be the last we posted in case the ice bucket fad got old, but we couldn’t resist. JJ Abrams challenged the 501st Legion, a group of Star Wars cosplayers (with high entry standards) who do a lot of appearances for charity. Challenge accepted… ALS Ice Bucket Challenge […]
We don’t know much about Star Wars Episode VII, but we’re getting a lot of social media love from J.J. Abrams (relatively speaking). The latest comes in the way of some very cool photos, which show the director hanging out with a couple of his new cast members and a third surprise guest. Of course,
Michael Sand, who is currently Executive Editor at Little, Brown will join Abrams as Vice President, Publisher for Adult Trade on September 22nd. Sand has more than 20 years experience working with illustrated books. He joined Little,...Show More Summary
Plus Edgar Wright is multi-tasking with J.J. Abrams & Simon Pegg, and a hot 'FNL' alum is set to play a fan favorite on SHIELD.
What you’ve got to love about Twitter are the windows it opens. The way a single tweet can just set your imagination on fire with possibility. Monday night, that happened twice. First as a joke, and then as a photo. The photo featured Star Wars Episode VII director J.J. Show More Summary
Star Wars Episode 7 will have fewer CGI effects, according to director Rian Johnson. Johnson will be picking up the mantel of the s Star War films after JJ Abrams is finished with his chapter. Johnson said that Episode 7 is going to be relying more on practical effects and less those that are created
Few directors place as high a premium on secret-keeping as J.J. Abrams, but the tight ship Abrams has so far captained on Star Wars: Episode VII sprung quite a few leaks late last week, when a flood of revealing plot details and leaked concept art hit the web. Abrams can't... More »
The duo behind Butter and Scotch. Here are your Monday afternoon book deals, as reported by Publishers Marketplace. Bakers Keavy Blueher and Allison Kave — who also wrote First Prize Pies — have landed a deal with Abrams to...
Forget J.J. Abrams and Star Wars Episode VII! What we really want to talk about is Episode VIII! Rian Johnson, a beloved director thanks to his contributions to Breaking Bad and cult movies like Brick, The Brothers Bloom and Looper, was announced as the man behind the next, next chapter of the new Star Wars […]
Lantac Tactical showcases their muzzle brakes in this beautifully shot video. The cinematographer uses a little bit of J.J. Abrams’ style and has lens flare galore in some of the early product shots. Then in the following scenes we get slow motion shots of an AR-10, AR-15 SBR, and an AK using Lantac’s muzzle brakes. Show More Summary
The series debuts in October. Read the full article on AICN Here’s a new clip from STAR WARS REBELS, which arrives on DisneyXD in October and may or may not cross-connect to J.J. Abrams’ forthcoming STAR WARS EPISODE VII depending on who one talks to, the given moment, Earth's proximity of the moon, and other factors. Show More Summary
Star Wars Episode VII new cast member, Adam Driver can’t really talk about the production, but he knows one thing for certain, the experience of being cast in J.J. Abrams movie is “surreal.” One of the new faces that will carry the saga forward said in an interview that he is still trying to come